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).
- Alcoholic beverages
- Marks of origin, false
- Metal counters and similar articles resembling coins
- Sweetening agents
- Weights and measures, non-metric
- Wine made with raisins, figs or dates.
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:
- Animals and animal products
- Chemical products
- Counterfeiting apparatus
- Sound recordings.
Wallis and Futuna Islands requires an import certificate for non-dutiable goods and an import licence for dutiable goods. Before posting any item, senders should confirm that the addressee has the necessary certificate or licence.
Wallis and Futuna Islands admits items free of all duties and taxes if they are for the personal and family use of the addressee and valued at less than $81.00 AUD per item.
Okay to send? Send responsibly.
As the sender, it's your responsibility to make sure your items don't break any laws or rules – both within Australia and in the destination country.
Restrictions and conditions can change at short notice so the information on this page should be used as a guide only. For the latest information, you should check the UPU prohibitions & restrictions (PDF 7.2MB) or contact the destination country's customs, postal trade or government authority.
It's also your responsibility to check if the destination country imposes any duties, taxes, brokerage fees or any other fees on the item you're sending. If you're unsure, please contact the consulate office of the destination country.
In addition to our customs forms, authorities in the destination country, territory or region require further documentation for some items.
Senders should post Certificates of Origin and all documentation to the addressee separately.
Delivery locations & exclusions
Before sending to this destination, it’s worth noting a few more details about our international delivery services.
Delivery locations & exclusions data (Personal)
- International Express - Letter service available on a non-guaranteed basis
For more information from the overseas carrier, check the The Post and Telecommunications Service of Wallis and Futuna website.