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JORDAN
(Country code: JO)

SERVICE RATE
CODE
MAX.
WEIGHT (KG)
OVERSIZE
AVAILABILITY
MAX.
COVERAGE
Priority™ Worldwide (Delivery Standards)   06   30   NO   $1000
International Parcel™ (Air)   208   30   YES   $100
International Parcel™ (Surface)   408   30   YES   $100
Small Packet™ (Air)   08   2   NO   N/A
Small Packet™ (Surface)   08   2   NO   N/A
CUSTOMS DECLARATION LANGUAGE English, Arabic

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

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:

  • animal and animal products
  • books
  • biscuits
  • cereals
  • charts and maps
  • coffee beans and ground coffee
  • dairy products
  • dried edible cereals
  • eggs, powdered egg whites or yolks
  • fresh fruit
  • pasta
  • pharmaceuticals
  • plants and plant products
  • rice
  • sesame seeds and oil
  • soap
  • sugar, icing sugar
  • transmitters and receivers
  • television receivers
  • tea
  • war materials
  • weapons.

Prohibited Items

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

  • barley flour
  • bearer securities
  • bread
  • currency and securities
  • dairy produce, birds eggs
  • drugs, prescription
  • fish, fresh or frozen
  • fresh or frozen vegetables
  • milk, fresh or pasteurized
  • liquor
  • lottery tickets and advertising
  • meat and meat products
  • mineral water for drinking
  • oil products
  • Pharmaceuticals and helath therapies
  • preserved olives
  • preparations or preserves in vinegar and vine leaves
  • soaps, washing powders
  • table salt
  • toilet paper and sanitary towels
  • tomatoe juice, canned tomatoes, tomatoe pulp
  • vegetable or animal fats and oils.

Documentation Required

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

In addition, an import permit is required for many goods mailed to Jordan. Before posting any item, senders should confirm that the addressee has any necessary permit. Commercial goods require an invoice.

Gifts

Gifts to the value of $110CDN do not require an import permit and should bear the endorsement UNSOLICITED GIFT.

The following documents may also be required:

1. Invoice detailing; quantity, type, number of goods as well as weight, value and names of buyer and seller

2. Certificate of Origin

3. Declaration for value of goods over 2000 JD.

Customs Procedures:

Jordan uses the single administrative document (SAD) for import declarations. A paper copy of the declaration must be given to Customs, accompanied by supporting documents.