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.
Documents required for Import Customs clearance:-
In case of Individual / Personal shipment:
In case of Commercial shipment:
Documents required for Export Customs clearance:-
Once the Delivery Order is issued, any customs agent nominated by the consignee can release the shipment-that can be either the ASC or any third party agencies.
There are special stipulations on the following commodities when shipping to Nepal. 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 are no duty exemptions for gift shipments. However, shipments can be released immediately without an exemption certificate if they are valued less than US$100.00 and are accompanied by an invoice. This does not apply to electronic items.
The consignee's telephone number, if available, should appear on the invoice.
The destination country or territory considers the following items as document shipments. If criteria are listed, the shipment must meet those criteria to be considered a document shipment.
In addition to the prohibited commodities listed here, it is prohibited to ship the following commodities to Nepal.
UPS has compliance responsibilities under Export Administrator Regulations (EAR) and must know their customers and be aware of suspicious circumstances that may be present in an export transaction.
State Department Controlled shipments are those shipments which require either a State Department License (SDL) or SDL Exemption, also referred to as ITAR shipments.)
UPS (small package) State Department License (SDL) or State Department License Exemption (SDL Exemption) controlled shipments are prohibited to and from this country or territory.
Please note that UPS Freight Forwarding can address the customer's delivery needs by transporting these restricted shipments via alternate routes that bypass China.
Diamonds with all other precious stones (rubies, sapphires, and emeralds) and semi-precious stones (amethyst, aquamarine, citrine, garnet, turquoise, topaz, onyx, opal, jade, etc.) in mounted, loose, cut or uncut form are also prohibited for import.
Saturday Delivery Available: No
Always check Calculate Time and Cost for details of service availability and guarantee information within a country or territory. All Service Levels may not be available to or from every address within a country or territory.
1,000.00 USD for all samples, individual, personal shipments (for foreign nationals)
Convert metric quantity for weight, length, and area.