What happens if I include some of these restricted items?

Created by Admin Admin Aug 04, 2017 13:51:13 PM Published in RESTRICTED ITEMS 263 Views.

It is likely that your items will be held and detained, or sent back to the collection address. Please ensure to read the list carefully and pack your own bags. SHERPR cannot be held responsible for any delays or confiscations.

Restrictions include, but are not limited to:

  • Aerosols or any other pressurised containers (including spray paints, etc.);

  • Arms and Ammunition

  • Articles of exceptional value including but not limited to works of art, antiques, precious stones, gold and silver, jewellery, precious stones and electrical equipment;

  • Batteries, including e-bikes

  • Clinical and medical waste

  • Counterfeit currency

  • Dry Ice

  • Environmental waste

  • Furs

  • Ivory and ivory products

  • Live animals

  • Illegal lottery tickets

  • Indecent, obscene or offensive articles

  • Infectious substances and pathogens

  • Liquids, Pastes and Gels of any type;

  • Magnetized material

  • Miscellaneous manufactured articles

  • Misleading endorsements

  • Oxidising materials or organic peroxides

  • Pesticides

  • Poisons, toxic liquids, solids and gases

  • Radioactive materials and samples

  • Waste, dirt, filth or refuse

  • Weapons

  • Toner Cartridges;

  • Animals and Animal products;

  • Firearms and firearm parts, ammunition, explosives, weapons (including imitations of same in any form);

  • Flowers and plant products;

  • Human and animal remains or ashes;

  • Medical samples;

  • Items that require a temperature controlled environment;

  • Pornographic materials

  • Prescription drugs and pharmaceutical products;

  • Tobacco and tobacco products;

  • Foodstuffs, perishable food articles and beverages including, but not limited to: Wine, Beer, Spirits and Champagne; or

  • Packages that are wet, leaking or emit an odour of any kind;

  • Cash or other forms of tradable currency;

  • Credit cards;

  • Passports or other confidential personal documentation;

  • Irreplaceable items;

  • Other Dangerous/hazardous goods;

  • Other illegal or restricted goods.

  • Controlled drugs and narcotics

  • Corrosives (including dyes, acids, corrosive paint and rust removers, caustic soda, mercury and gallium metal).

  • Crash helmet

  • Explosives

  • Flammable liquids/ solids (including Lighters and refills containing flammable liquid or gas )

  • Gases, including flammable, non-flammable, toxic and compressed gases

  • Matches

  • NB - Sharp objects. These items may only be posted if they are packaged appropriately so that they do not present a risk to employees, other packages or recipients.