Import Prohibited Articles

Prohibited Items

We do not ship the following items:

  • Ammunition
  • A.P.O. (To an Army Post Office Box)
  • Articles of unusual value
  • Bodily fluids and tissue
  • Call tag
  • Carnet shipments
  • Cash/money orders
  • Corpses
  • F.P.O. (To a Fleet Post Office Box)
  • Human remains
  • Industrial diamonds
  • Ivory
  • Letters of Credit shipments
  • Live animals
  • Money orders/cash
  • Pornographic materials
  • Precious stones
  • Stamps 


It is the shipper´s responsibility to comply with current government regulations or laws applicable in each country. Shipments are subject to inspection and possible delay by customs officials or representatives of other government agencies.

Certain countries have additional items that are either prohibited or have restrictions for shipment. For more information, contact UPS.

Contact UPS