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NIGER
(Country code: NE)

SERVICE RATE
CODE
MAX.
WEIGHT (KG)
OVERSIZE
AVAILABILITY
MAX.
COVERAGE
Priority™ Worldwide (Delivery Standards)   07   30   NO   $1000
International Parcel™ (Air)   210   30   NO   $100
International Parcel™ (Surface)   410   30   NO   $100
Small Packet™ (Air)   10   2   NO   N/A
Small Packet™ (Surface)   10   2   NO   N/A
CUSTOMS DECLARATION LANGUAGE English, French, Arabic

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

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

  • alcohols
  • cigarettes
  • communication equipment
  • distilling apparatus
  • essences and extracts soluble in alcohol
  • fruit
  • gold items
  • medicines
  • military appliances
  • mineral water
  • plants and parts of plants
  • saccharine
  • sugarcane.

Drugs and medicines

Drugs and medicines are accepted only if addressed to a chemist.

Prohibited Items

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

  • absinthe
  • animals
  • asbestos
  • coin-making apparatus, currency
  • credit card blanks
  • diamonds, rough
  • drugs, no prescription
  • false French trademarks
  • fish in tins exceeding 1 kg
  • ivory
  • jewellery
  • precious stones and metals
  • knives (except cutlery)
  • Red Cross designs
  • soil
  • weights and measures, non-metric.

Documentation Required

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

In addition, commercial goods mailed to Niger require an invoice attached to the customs declaration.