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Changes to the International Mail Conditions List

October 7 2008

A partial change will be made to the International Mail Conditions List from October 14 (Tue) 2008. The main changes are as follows.

For further details, please check the International Mail Conditions List after the date of the changes.

Delivery conditions・Prohibited items

Details Country or area
Changes to the maximum amount of insurance for letters Egypt, Spain, Hungary, Kenya, Uzbekistan, Pakistan, Netherlands (Holland), Czech Republic, Yemen
Changes to the maximum amount of insurance for packages Wake Island, Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, Saipan, Midway Islands, Puerto Rico, American Samoa and United States Virgin Islands, Spain, Hungary, Iran, Ireland, Kenya, Morocco, Uzbekistan, Pakistan, Czech Republic

Myanmar (Abolition of insured packages)
Changes to the size and weight for packages WRepublic of Chile, Spain, Hungary, Cambodia, Myanmar, Uzbekistan, Sudan, Sweden
Additional EMS serviced regions Spain
Changes to the size and weight for EMS Republic of Azerbaijan , Chile, Macau, Spain, Finland, Greece, Kenya, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Portugal, Republic of Rwanda, Sudan, Sri Lanka, Czech Republic, Turkey
Change to the usual number of pages required for the customs declaration form for parcels Saudi Arabia, Australia, Republic of Azerbaijan, Chile, Egypt, United Arab Emirates, Iran, Kenya, Mexico, Uzbekistan, Netherlands (Holland), Peru, Portugal, Sudan, Yemen
Changes to the required paperwork for articles sent by EMS (Supplementary invoice attachment)
Saudi Arabia, Australia, Chile, Macau, Taiwan, Denmark, United Arab Emirates, Iran, Cambodia, Kenya, Mexico, Norway, Pakistan, Portugal, Russia, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Czech Republic, Turkey
(Change in the number of pages of the customs declaration form)
Republic of Azerbaijan, Egypt, Kenya, Mexico, Myanmar, Pakistan, Peru, Republic of Rwanda,, Sudan, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine
Changes to prohibited items and conditionally acceptable articles Germany, Saudi Arabia, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, New Zealand, Uzbekistan, Philippines, Russia, Sri Lanka, Yemen
Other special conditions Canada (regarding packaging containing wood)


Please refer to United Kingdom for mail conditions to Guernsey, Island of Man and Jersey.  

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