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TURKMENISTAN
(Country code: TM)

SERVICE RATE
CODE
MAX.
WEIGHT (KG)
OVERSIZE
AVAILABILITY
MAX.
COVERAGE
International Parcel™ (Air)   210   20   YES   $100
International Parcel™ (Surface)   410   20   YES   $100
Small Packet™ (Air)   10   2   NO   N/A
Small Packet™ (Surface)   10   2   NO   N/A
CUSTOMS DECLARATION LANGUAGE English, Russian, Turkmen

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:

  • animal products
  • blueprints
  • bees
  • dairy products
  • fish products
  • fruit
  • foodstuffs
  • leeches
  • medicines
  • plants and plant products
  • silkworms
  • stamps
  • vegetables
  • weapons, hunting.

Personal use items

Items for the exclusive personal use of the addressee, are admitted subject to the payment of customs duty and subject to certain items not exceeding the quantities shown:

  • audio recordings (10)
  • clothing  –  coats, jackets, etc. (3 of each kind)
  • computer tapes and discs (15)
  • electronic music equipment (1 of each kind)
  • fabric (10 metres)
  • personal computers and peripheral equipment (1)
  • photographic and video equipment (1 of each kind)
  • radio and video machines (1 of each kind)
  • video recordings (5)
  • wine and vodka (1 litre).

Primarily religious works

  • Bible, Koran, Tora, etc. (2 of each kind)
  • crucifixes, icons, etc. (2 of each kind).

Prohibited Items

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

  • alcoholic beverages containing more than 18% ethyl alcohol
  • eggs, raw
  • electronic and high-frequency machines
  • honey and honeycomb
  • weapons.

Documentation Required

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

Commercial goods mailed to Turkmenistan must include an invoice. Inherited goods require a certificate, endorsed by a consul, which confirms the right of inheritance.