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.
In case where importers select their own customs broker for customs clearance of their UPS international shipments, shipper's goods remain in UPS possession at the import hub while the alternate broker completes customs clearance procedures prior to UPS delivery. Upon clearance of the shipment and payment of duties and taxes, UPS will complete final delivery. Delays during clearance might occur but are not under UPS control.
Restrictions may apply for freight collect shipments from the origin country or territory. Contact UPS or the UPS service partner in the origin country or territory prior to shipping.
Important Note: Shipments addressed to a P.O. Box are excluded from the UPS International guarantee regardless of the payer. A delay in delivery may occur due to the need for the consignee's physical address in order to complete delivery.
There are special stipulations on the following commodities when shipping to Jordan. 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.
There is no official exemption for gift shipments to Jordan. By law, all shipments are subject to Customs duties. Customs may declare a gift shipment duty-free if it is for personal use and not for resale; however, the Director of Customs must approve each case.
In addition to a detailed description of each item, write additional comments of "gift shipment" on the invoice and in the Special Instructions box of the UPS Waybill to insure a proper assessment of duties and taxes.
Shipments of documents do not require an invoice.
The consignee's telephone number, mobile number and email address, if available, the Harmonized Tariff Code and an adequate description of the goods should appear on the invoice.
The destination country or territory considers the following items document shipments. If criteria are listed, the shipment must meet the 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 Jordan.
Alternative arrangements are in place, but expect transit delays if the normal planned flow of the package is via Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Time in Transit may be extended due to solution found.
Saturday Delivery Available: No
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