It is not required for all, however shipments can be held by local authority in United Arab Emirates after screening due to lack of MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheet) or NON DG (Dangerous Goods) declaration letter from the shipper resulting to misconnections and impacting end-to-end service.
It would be advisable for all shipments originating, transiting and terminating for UAE to have MSDS or NON DG declaration from shipper enclosed in the shipment and copies to be uploaded in IDIS.
Private persons can receive non-commercial non-document shipments without customs clearance with a total amount of 1000 USD or not exceeding 1000 USD during 30 days (including shipments received with UPS or with all other international post).
Original import documentation is required for Customs clearance.
UPS is unable to clear shipments into Azerbaijan. The consignee must appoint an alternative broker to undertake this or arrange clearance themselves.
There are special stipulations on the following commodities when shipping to Azerbaijan. If you plan to ship one of the commodities listed below, be sure to adhere to the following stipulations in order to avoid delays and holds at customs.
Customs is strict on all such devices/equipment. Import/Export decision is given by the Customs authority.
It is a requirement of State Customs that the original invoice as well as the copies accompany the shipment in the document pouch.
From 1st November 2017, all the packages arriving to Azerbaijan without invoices will not be admitted by the customs authorities. Furthermore those shipments cannot be returned to the shipper.
After a definite period of time (10 working days after the opening of ERN), these packages will be destroyed according to the procedure.
Shipments of documents do not require an invoice.
The consignee's telephone number, mobile number and e-mail address if available, should appear on the invoice.
The destination country or territory considers the following items document shipments. If criteria are listed, the shipment must meet those criteria to be considered a document shipment.
Event tickets coming from a printing company and sent to the organizer of the event or ticket sales offices can not be sent as documents.
In addition to the prohibited commodities listed here, it is prohibited to ship the following commodities to Azerbaijan.
Private individuals can import limited amounts of medicine based on a prescription only.
Saturday Delivery Available: Yes
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