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DHL Express Import Guidelines: Falkland Islands

Shipping guidelines, standard prohibitions and restrictions to consider when sending express shipments to Falkland Islands.

Prohibited Commodities for Falkland Islands

All items violating British trademarks/copyrights are prohibited.
Animal skins
Antiques
Asbestos
Credit card blanks (NI)
Dangerous goods, haz. or comb. mats
Deeds
Furs
Imitation
Pirated products
Pornography
Precious metals & stones

Shipping Commodities – What You Need to Know

Certain commodities are considered as “Non-Document” and need to be accompanied by an invoice and, in some cases, additional customs documentation. Other commodities are considered simply as a “Document” and only require a DHL Waybill to be completed. The following list explains what you need to do in order to ship various commodities.

Document Commodities (Require only DHL Waybill)

Airline tickets, issued/validated
Annual reports
Business cards
Calendars
Cash letters (NI)
Charts/graphs
Cheques, cancelled (NI)
Cheques, cashier (NI)
Computer printouts
Diaries
Diplomatic mail
Documents, general business
Invoices, not blank
Manuals, technical
Manuscripts
Money orders (NI)
Music, printed or manuscript
Pamphlets
Passports
Photographs
Price lists
Publication not for public resale
Ship manifest-computer generated
Shipping schedules
Visa applications

Commodities where you should contact your local Customer Service advisor to clarify shipping requirements

Bunker oil sample (for analysis)
Computer software
Diskettes
Films: 8mm, 16mm & 35mm
Films: promotional, training
Foodstuffs
All other commodities are Non-Document in nature and should be accompanied by a DHL Waybill and an Invoice.