Business and personal shipper's guide to creating a DHL account

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Are you looking for a trusted partner for international shipping? Look no further than DHL Express. 

We are your reliable choice for easy shipping, preferential business shipping rates, flexible delivery options, and trusted services. 

Whether you're a business shipping globally or an individual sending personal packages, having a DHL Express account or MyDHL+ account means you can enjoy cost-effective shipping solutions tailored to your needs. Beyond that, you also have the option to obtain a one-time quotation through MyDHL+. Even if you don't have an account, you can still generate quotations. Business shippers, too, can simply request for a DHL Express business account to receive a quotation.

In this comprehensive guide, we'll take you through the process of creating a DHL account for both businesses and personal shippers. This way, you can rest assured that your shipping experience will be both seamless and efficient.

Opening a DHL business account

Whether your company is small or mid-sized, establishing a business account with your chosen logistics provider can help in navigating the intricacies of international shipping. How so, you ask? 

While scaling up operations offers numerous benefits, it can also pose challenges without the right insights. That's where having a business account becomes invaluable, offering a comprehensive view of your shipping history through a range of management tools.

DHL Express business account goes the extra mile in helping your business expansion endeavours abroad. It equips you with essential support, knowledge, and experience, simplifying shipping solutions to effortlessly connect individuals and businesses with global destinations.

DHL business account benefits

When you create a business account with DHL Express, you're not just accessing shipping services — you're opening the door to a world of benefits. 

Here's why a DHL business account can be your passport to international shipping success:

  • Global reach made easy: Access a comprehensive suite of services and seamless door-to-door shipping solutions that address your international export needs, spanning 220 countries worldwide.
  • Tailored business shipping rates: Enjoy competitive pricing tailored to your shipping volume, ensuring that it aligns with your business requirements.
  • Adaptable delivery choices: Empower your customers with our On-Demand Delivery (ODD) services, granting them the flexibility to choose their preferred delivery time and location, reducing inquiries and returns on your end.
  • Proven reliability: Join the ranks of global industry leaders and organisations that trust DHL Express for their shipping needs.

How to create a DHL Express business account

  • Step 1: Apply for a business account online

Begin your journey by visiting our registration form. Fill in essential details like your company name, email address, and contact number. 

  • Step 2: Personalised consultation

Once you've submitted your registration, the DHL Express team swings into action. We'll reach out to you, aiming to gain a comprehensive understanding of your business and logistics needs. This personal consultation allows us to tailor our services to align perfectly with your requirements.

  • Step 3: Customised proposal

Following our discussion, we'll craft a customised proposal that includes pricing details. Our goal is to ensure that you receive a solution that not only meets your shipping needs but also aligns with your budget.

  • Step 4: Supporting documentation

To complete the account setup, you'll be asked to provide any necessary supporting documentation. This helps us verify your business information and ensures that your account setup proceeds smoothly.

  • Step 5: Account activation

Once we've received and verified your documentation, your DHL Express business account will be created and activated, ready for you to take full advantage of our suite of shipping solutions.

We help streamline the process and your experience with our Business Account Starter Hub. Here, we provide you with detailed instructions on the various functions you can leverage and the information you need to know to support your shipment creation. Expect pictorial explanations, step-by-step guides, and resources to help you ship with ease.

Opening an account for personal shippers

When it comes to shipping personal packages with DHL Express, we've made the process incredibly convenient, whether you have a DHL Express account or not. Here's how you can get started:

  • Step 1: Register on MyDHL+

Begin by registering for a MyDHL+ account. This is a crucial step that unlocks a spectrum of advantages, empowering you to receive not only transportation rate quotes but also precise duty and tax estimates tailored to the specific destination country or territory where your exports are headed.

Option A: Guest user with no DHL Express account number 

  • Step 2: Fill in your shipment details and get your package to its destination

If you don't have a DHL Express account number, don't worry! MyDHL+ allows you to create shipments and pay conveniently with your credit card. It's a hassle-free way to get your packages on their way without the need for an account. 

For more details: refer to our guide on how to ship with DHL Express without an account.

Option B: Registered user with an account number 

  • Step 2: Enter your account number

If you already have a DHL Express account number, simply enter it during the shipping process. Gain access to exclusive rates and conveniently charge your shipments to your DHL account.

Sign up for an account and start shipping with DHL Express Singapore today

In an industry where reliability and efficiency matter most, DHL Express stands out with over 50 years of experience. We understand the importance of timely deliveries and secure shipping, making us the preferred choice for businesses and individuals alike. With a commitment to time-critical services, advanced parcel tracking and tracing capabilities, extensive client coverage, and a vision for a cleaner and sustainable future, DHL Express is your ultimate shipping partner.

For those who are ready to embark on their shipping journey, we invite you to explore our comprehensive guide, MyDHL+ Guide