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What items are not permitted to send through ipostparcels?

There are a number of types of goods that are not permitted to be sent through the ipostparcels service, they include:

  • Perishable foods
  • Weapons/explosives/munitions
  • Liquids/Liquid Cosmetics
  • Perfumes/Aftershave
  • Aerosols
  • Paints
  • Breakables
  • Animals/animal parts/livestock and insects
  • Baby Milk (to China Only)
  • Biological Samples
  • Dangerous Goods
  • Firearms including replicas and imitations
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Hazardous Goods
  • Human Remains
  • Infectious substances
  • Lighter fluid and Matches
  • Cosmetics & Make Up
  • Bullion
  • Credit/Debit cards

Our handy guide found below will help you know the items that are prohibited:

UK Prohibited Items

International Prohibited Items

We advise that you should always read our terms and conditions before sending your parcel, please click here for more information