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Trinidad and Tobago

Check our destination guide for postal restrictions and requirements

Prohibitions

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 and animal skins
  • Asbestos
  • Bullion and currency
  • Beeswax
  • Coffee, raw
  • Dangerous goods, haz or comb materials
  • Earth or packaging containing earth
  • Honey
  • Ivory
  • Jewellery, precious stones and metals
  • Lottery tickets and advertising
  • Military equipment
  • Pornography
  • Sugar, unrefined

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:

  • Alcoholic beverage
  • Animal products
  • Bees
  • Carbon paper
  • Coal and firewood
  • Coins
  • Communications equipment
  • Drugs and medicines
  • Firearms
  • Fruit
  • Parasites and insect killers
  • Plants and parts of plants
  • Radar equipment -transmitters/receivers
  • Radio equipment
  • Saccharine
  • Tobacco, extracts and essences of
  • Vegetables

Trinidad and Tobago requires an import permit for many goods. Before posting any item, senders should confirm that the addressee has any necessary permit.