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BARBADOS
(Country code: BB)

SERVICE RATE
CODE
MAX.
WEIGHT (KG)
OVERSIZE
AVAILABILITY
MAX.
COVERAGE
Priority™ Worldwide (Delivery Standards)   05   30   NO   $1000
Xpresspost™ – International   101   30   YES   $300
International Parcel™ (Surface)   401   20   YES   $300
Small Packet™ (Air)   01   2   NO   N/A
Small Packet™ (Surface)   01   2   NO   N/A
CUSTOMS DECLARATION LANGUAGE English, French

SERVICE AVAILABILITY Registered Mail™ VALUABLES ACCEPTED
Letter-post™   YES   YES   NO
SERVICE AVAILABILITY FEE CODE CURRENCY
Money Orders™    YES   0   $CAN

Maximum Coverage = Maximum Declared Value for Carriage for the Priority™ Worldwide service.

Import Restrictions

The importation of certain articles are restricted or prohibited in order to protect the community, to maintain animal and plant life, among other reasons. Restricted items may be released after inspection by the appropriate agency or detained until conditions of the restrictions are met. Receipts are issues for all articles detained by customs.

Senders should determine import restrictions from the country's authorities before posting:

  • beer
  • cuttings
  • fruits
  • fruit juices and drinks
  • plants
  • seeds
  • unprocessed plant products
  • vegetables

Fresh fruits from certain countries are prohibited in order to prevent the spreading of pest and plant diseases. Certain plants, seeds or cuttings may require an import permit and a phytosanitary certificate.

Prohibited Items

In addition to items considered non-mailable matter, the following are prohibited:

  • log and timber products from Liberia (wood-chips, poles, post, fence pickets, sheets, flooring, molding, pallet, tool handles, barrels, crates, tableware/kitchenware, shutters, blinds, cases/boxes/chests for jewellery and silverware, clothes hangers, clothespins, toothpicks, etc.)
  • soil.

Documentation Required

Information regarding Customs can be found in "Customs Requirements" of the Canada Postal Guide.

Commercial Invoice

Items mailed using Xpresspost - International service require an additional copy of the commercial invoice/CN23.