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YEMEN
(Country code: YE)

Including
KAMARAN ISLANDS

Mail and parcel service is currently suspended to Yemen.

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:

  • currencies
  • drugs
  • parasites and insect killers
  • plants.

Yemen accepts bees, leeches and silkworms only if:

  • the sender and addressee are officially recognized institutions
  • the containers can remain closed while their contents are checked.

Prohibited Items

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

  • alcoholic beverages
  • antiques
  • any item offensive to Muslim culture
  • jewelry
  • liquids
  • literature, contrary to the Islamic faith
  • live animals of the porcine species
  • listening and jamming devices
  • lottery tickets
  • micro film
  • mineral products
  • powder
  • pork meat and fats whether or not mixed with other meats
  • publications and press products which mention religions other than Islam
  • quinine, rose coloured
  • sound recordings
  • table salt
  • weapons, and parts thereof
  • weapons-manufacturing equipment.

Documentation Required

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

Each parcel or group of parcels mailed to Yemen simultaneously by a single sender to the same addressee requires a commercial invoice.

The original invoices must be attached when the value of the contents exceeds the equivalent of 1500 USD.

A certificate of origin of the goods must be attached when the quantity indicates the goods are of a commercial nature.