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Check our destination guide for postal restrictions and requirements


The following items are prohibited from importation, meaning they won't be allowed to enter the destination country, territory or region.

To check which items are considered dangerous and prohibited for sending from Australia, download our dangerous goods guide (1.2MB).

  • Animals
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Antiques
  • Arms and ammunition
  • Asbestos
  • Bullion and currency
  • Cigarette paper
  • Cinematographic films, celluloid
  • Clothes and stockings, used
  • Coins
  • Corn oil
  • Cotton and cotton seeds
  • Dangerous goods, haz or comb materials
  • Dietary supplements for athletes
  • Electrical machinery
  • Fats and oils
  • Firearms/paraphernalia, imitation
  • Flour
  • Flowers and cuttings
  • Footwear
  • Furs
  • Grain samples
  • Gambling devices
  • Glass
  • Ivory
  • Jewellery, costume
  • Mangos
  • Military clothing
  • Mineral products
  • Money orders
  • Organic chemicals
  • Plastics and articles thereof
  • Pearls
  • Pharmaceutical products
  • Pork products
  • Perishables
  • Precious stones and metals
  • Pornography
  • Psychotropic substances
  • Publications, obscene
  • Religion publications/figures
  • Salt
  • Soap
  • Sulphur
  • Tallow
  • Tobacco
  • War material and the like
  • Weapons, military
  • Wood and wood products

Lithium batteries

Lithium batteries and devices containing them are prohibited from being sent via International Express.

Import restrictions

If an item is subject to import restrictions, it means that provisions must be met before it will be released from customs in the destination country, territory or region.

We recommend you confirm import restrictions with local authorities before posting: