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CAMEROON
(Country code: CM)

SERVICE RATE
CODE
MAX.
WEIGHT (KG)
OVERSIZE
AVAILABILITY
MAX.
COVERAGE
Priority™ Worldwide (Delivery Standards)   07   30   NO   $1000
International Parcel™ (Air)   210   30   YES   $1000
International Parcel™ (Surface)   410   30   YES   $1000
Small Packet™ (Air)   10   2   NO   N/A
Small Packet™ (Surface)   10   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™    NO   —   —

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

Import Restrictions

Banknotes; currency notes; and securities payable to bearer may be sent only in registered shipments.

Prohibited Items

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

  • airline tickets, blank stock
  • animal and animal products
  • antiques
  • asbestos
  • furs
  • ivory
  • jewellery
  • knives
  • military equipment
  • precious metals and stones
  • pornography
  • second-hand clothing
  • weapons.

Documentation Required

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

Cameroon requires a commercial invoice and a bill of lading for all imported goods. Shipping marks and numbers must match exactly those on the invoices and goods. Three copies of the invoice are necessary for surface shipments, while four copies are necessary for air shipments. All documents must be submitted within 48 hours of a shipment’s arrival.

For certain imports such as second-hand clothing, certificates of non-infestation are required. There is also a service fee for the importing of second hand vehicles.