The following restrictions apply to all services offered on our website. However, it is highly advisable to also check the policy of your chosen carrier as further restrictions may apply.
We also recommend that you check with customs at the destination country that you wish to send to, as each country has different policies as to what will be accepted into the country. If you are in any doubt, please contact our customer services team.
Dangerous & Hazardous
The following items are Dangerous and Hazardous goods which should not be shipped under any circumstances. If found within your consignment, items will be destroyed and you will be fined £100.
Airbags for Cars
Ammunition & Guns
Including firearms/guns, weapons gun powder. Includes parts & spent parts.
Including wet-cell and lithium
Including fuel containers
Cleaners & Solvents
Compressed Air & Gas Cylinders
Diesel, Fuel & Gasoline
Including cooking fuel and any other flammable liquid
Hair Curlers containing Hydrocarbon Gas cannot be sent
Including self-inflating rafts
Liquid Bleach & Chlorine
Including Nail Varnish Remover
Paint & Turpentine
Perfume & Aftershave
Including torch and cigarette lighters
Including Seat Belt Pretensioners
Includes Mercurial Barometer (containing mercury)
The following are Prohibited Items and are not accepted by any of our carriers.
Animals & Animal Products
Includes Animal fur and skin, and other animal products
Includes DNA swabs, human remains, and ashes
Replica Firearms / Guns
Fridges & Freezers
Lab & Medical Samples
Restrictions apply on the following items which can vary depending on carrier or country. Please call us for further information on 0345 145 1212.
Alcohol & Champagne
Individual country and carrier restrictions apply.
It is your responsibility, as the sender, to ensure the contents of your consignments are acceptable and meet all policy and safety requirements. It is important to remember that you are the only person who knows what is inside of your shipment. By taking your parcel, neither Transglobal Express nor the courier acknowledges that the contents are acceptable.
Please note: If you are re-using second-hand packaging, please do not use any packaging with hazard labels, including UN numbers. Your consignment may be stopped and held even if you attempt to cover up the old labels.