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.
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.
There are special stipulations on the following commodities when shipping to New Zealand. 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.
A concession of 110.00 NZD is allowed on gift shipments valued over 400.00 NZD & consigned to an individual only. The 110.00 NZD concession is taken off the shipment value prior to computation of duty & tax. Gifts should be gift-wrapped & a greeting card included.
In addition to a detailed description of each item, write additional comments of "gift shipment" on the invoice & in the Special Instructions box of the UPS Waybill to insure a proper assessment of duties and taxes.
Invoices must include the following information:
The consignee's telephone number, if available, should appear on the invoice.
The destination country or territory classifies the following items as document shipments. There is a value limit of $400.00 New Zealand Dollar (NZD) per shipment including cost, declared value, and freight (CIF). Anything over the value, it will not be deemed as a document shipment and tax will apply. The shipment must meet the criteria to classify as a document shipment.
In addition to the prohibited commodities listed here, it is prohibited to ship the following commodities to New Zealand.
All excisable goods are subject to duty, excise duty and local tax. The de-minims does not apply to excisable goods.
Saturday Delivery Available: Yes
Not available in all areas. Always check the international time in transit system for details of service availability within a country or territory.
Saturday delivery for an additional charge
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.
Clearance delays may occur depending on the paperwork from the importer. The typical delay is 24 hours.
Clearance delays may occur depending on paperwork from importer. The typical delay is 24 hours.
Convert metric quantity for weight, length, and area.