Changes to the International Mail Requirements List
November 15, 2011
The International Mail Requirements List will change on December 1, 2011.
In the Past, live animals (*1) could be sent in letter-post items (*2). From December 1, additionally, live animals could be sent in EMS items (*3), only to the following countries:
For more details about the requirements for sending live animals, please see the International Mail Requirements List after this date.
|Country/Territory where live animals can be sent in EMS items|
|Germany, United States of America, Wake, Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, Saipan and Midway, Puerto Rico, Samoa and Virgin Islands, Canada, Taiwan, Republic of Korea, Great Britain, Hungary, India, Italy, Singapore and Sweden|
|*1||Live animals that can be sent by postal service are as follows:
|*2||Exclude letter-post items addressed to Austria and insured letter-post items.|
|*3||Exclude EMS items with insurance for the amount of compensation over 20,000 yen.|