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DOMINICA
(Country code: DM)

SERVICE RATE
CODE
MAX.
WEIGHT (KG)
OVERSIZE
AVAILABILITY
MAX.
COVERAGE
Priority™ Worldwide (Delivery Standards)   05   30   NO   $1000
International Parcel™ (Air)   201   20   YES   $100
International Parcel™ (Surface)   401   20   YES   $100
Small Packet™ (Air)   01   2   NO   N/A
Small Packet™ (Surface)   01   2   NO   N/A
CUSTOMS DECLARATION LANGUAGE English

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

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

  • agricultural goods
  • cigarette making appliances
  • clothing, used
  • fruit
  • medicines
  • parasites and insect killers
  • plants and seeds
  • tear gas.

Prohibited Items

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

  • animals
  • antiques
  • authors rights, infringements of
  • batteries
  • bees
  • binders
  • chemicals
  • coins
  • furniture
  • food unfit for human consumption
  • gambling devices
  • goods bearing the coat of arms of Dominica
  • indecent or obscence articles
  • ivory
  • jewellery, precious stones and metals
  • labels, Cloth
  • liquids
  • log and timber products from Liberia
  • lottery tickets and advertising
  • metals, Non-Precious
  • micro Film
  • paints
  • playing cards
  • pornography
  • press Kits
  • samples
  • silkworms
  • soil
  • tableware
  • x-rays.

Documentation Required

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

In addition, commercial goods mailed to Dominica require an import permit. Senders must include an invoice with merchandise.

When duty is to be collected on Non-Commercial Goods, a simplified declaration is required. Details include:

Name of Importer

Port of Clearance Office

Manifest Registration Number

Bill of Lading/Airway Bill

Number and Type of Packages

Customs Value of the Goods

The following documents may also be required:

1. Commercial Invoice

2. Certificate of Origin

3. Import Permit