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.
If Customs clears the shipment, UPS makes delivery the day of arrival.
A detention notice is sent to the consignee whenever shipments are held by Customs. The consignee has two options:
There are special stipulations on the following commodities when shipping to St. Lucia. 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.
Computer-generated invoices are unacceptable; only invoices on company letterhead or the original invoice are acceptable. Any other type of invoices will cause the shipment to be held.
Shipments of documents do not require an invoice.
The consignee's telephone number, 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 the criteria to be considered a document shipment.
In addition to the prohibited commodities listed here, it is prohibited to ship the following commodities to St. Lucia.
Saturday Delivery Available: No
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