Prohibited Items

General Restricted Items
  • Cigarette & Tobacco Products or Includes E-Cigarettes
  • Tactical & Spy Equipment
  • Perishable Items
  • Guns & Weapons
  • Includes all weapon components, airsoft guns and paintball guns
  • Gambling Items and Equipment
  • Pornography & Offensive Materials
  • Alcoholic Products
  • Illegal Drugs & Paraphernalia
  • Precious Metals & Stones
  • Furs, Skins & and Animal Parts
  • Currency
  • Plants & Agricultural Products
  • Counterfeit goods or items that infringe on intellectual property rights (trademarks, copyrights or patents)
  • Human or animal remains, including ashes
  • Packages/items that are leaking, damaged, wet or emitting an odor
  • Packages/items that contain sharp items that may cause damage to other packages or people
  • Needles
  • Rare coins
  • Antiques
  • Government issued ID’s and uniforms
Hazardous Goods
  • Acid
  • Adhesive products (containing flammable liquid)
  • Aerosol cans (e.g. Hair spray)
  • Alarm devices (gas or battery powered)
  • Alcohol
  • Alkaline
  • Aluminum powder
  • Ammonia products
  • Ammunition
  • Anti-freeze
  • Appliances (containing batteries)
  • Asbestos
  • Barometers
  • Batteries (lithium – see below)
  • Batteries (car or wet cell)
  • Battery fluid
  • Blasting caps
  • Bleach
  • Brake fluid
  • Bullets
  • Butane
  • Camphor
  • Caps for starting guns
  • Caps for toy guns
  • Caustic soda
  • Charcoal
  • Chemicals
  • Chlorates
  • Chlorine
  • Cigarette lighters (containing lighter fluid)
  • Corrosives (e.g. nail polish)
  • Deodorant (aerosols)
  • Disinfectants
  • Dyes
  • Explosives
  • Essential oils (e.g. Eucalyptus, tea tree)
  • Fertilizers
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Fire lighters
  • Fireworks (e.g. Skyrockets, sparklers, crackers)
  • Flammable liquids and flammable solids (e.g. perfume)
  • Flares
  • Flint lighters
  • Gas (e.g. Propane, butane, hydrogen, helium)
  • Gas cylinders (e.g. Camping gas cylinders

– full or empty)

  • Glue (e.g. Flammable, quick drying)
  • Generators
  • Grenades
  • Hair coloring/bleaches
  • Hair growth formula
  • Hairspray (aerosol)
  • Highly magnetic, polymerizable goods
  • Igniters
  • Insecticides
  • Kerosene
  • Laundry detergents
  • Lighters and Lighter fluid
  • Liquid nitrogen
  • Lithium batteries
  • Magnets
  • Matches
  • Mercury
  • Motor fuels
  • Nail polish
  • Nail polish remover
  • Oven cleaners (which include caustic soda)
  • Oxidizing substances and organic peroxides (e.g. hair dye)
  • Oxygen cylinders
  • Paint (oil based)
  • Party poppers
  • Perfume
  • Perfumery products
  • Peroxides
  • Petrol
  • Phosphorus
  • Plastic solvent
  • Poisons (e.g. Cyanide, lead, arsenic)
  • Propane
  • Radioactive materials
  • Shock absorbers (gas or compressed air)
  • Signals, distress
  • Signals, smoke
  • Sodium
  • Solvents
  • Sparklers
  • Sulphuric acid
  • Swimming pool chemicals
  • Tea tree oil
  • Textile dyes
  • Theatrical flares
  • Thermometers (mercury)
  • Toner (e.g. Photocopier)
  • Toxic (poisonous) and infectious substances.
  • Toy caps
  • Turpentine
  • Varnish (e.g. Removers, thinners)
  • Weed killers
  • Zinc powder