PROHIBITED & RESTRICTED ITEMS WHEN SENDING TO AUSTRALIA WITH AUSTRALIA POST (AUSTRALIAN POST):
You must not send any item addressed to a country in which the item is unlawful or prohibited. When an item is restricted you must comply with the restriction. Prohibitions and restrictions vary from country to country and can sometimes apply to items which you may think are ordinary. The information below is provided in good faith, but Parcels Cheaper is not responsible for it and it should be viewed as a guide only. Specific restrictions and changes may be enforced at short notice, so for clarification please contact the destination country's trade, postal or customs authority.
PROHIBITED ITEMS: (not allowed in any circumstance)
This is a postal service and is delivered by Australia Post therefore if you do not select the signed for delivery option you can only claim compensation for the cost of the service paid.
If the letter, large letter or parcel has not been delivered you will be able to claim back the cost of the sale price for the goods only up to the value of insurance you purchased. Documents can only be claimed for the amount paid for the service in case of non delivery.
By using this postal service you can save a significant amount of money by not using standard courier services, there is no need to worry about remote surcharges as it costs the same price to send to any town or city as it does for any destination in Australia!
TRACKING IS AVAILABLE FOR THE SIGNED FOR OR TRACKED SERVICE ONLY, YOU WILL BE EMAILED THE TRACKING NUMBER ON THE DAY YOUR PARCEL WAS SENT TO OUR POSTAL PARTNER.
TO TRACK YOUR PARCEL PLEASE ENTER YOUR TRACKING NUMBER INTO THE AUSTRALIA POSTS WEBSITE:
IF YOUR PARCEL HAS NOT BEEN DELIVERED WITHIN 15 CALENDER DAYS FROM THE DATE SHOWN ON THE TRACKING THEN PLEASE CONTACT AUSTRALIA POST.
Unable to deliver:
If the recipient is not available when Australia Post try to deliver, the recipient must follow the instructions on the card posted through the letterbox to either collect their parcel from the local Australia Post delivery office or arrange for a re-delivery, if no response is received it will be returned to the U.K. sender from Australia.
Customs regulations are in force when sending a parcel from the U.K. to Australia.
A CN22 form must be filled in for each parcel you are sending.
Click the link below to print off your custom forms.
Please ensure you do not send prohibited items to less obvious examples include:
1. Lithium batteries.
2. Plants and live trees, cut flowers and ornimental foilage.
4. Alcohol over 82% alcohol by volume.
5. Toy weapons and video games.
For more information contact HM Revenue and Customs and refer to the prohibited items page.
Send parcels to Australia cheaper than the Post Office
Our prices are between 10% and 62% cheaper than the Post office when sending to Australia.
With Australia Post you can save a significant amount of money by not using a courier service.
DISCOUNTED SMALL PARCEL RATE PRICE:
Compare our prices for sending a 800 gram parcel to Australia. We are always cheaper than the Post Office and no hassle queuing.
Prices to Australia have increased a lot in the last few years, even more reason to make savings sending your parcels with us.
By using a postal service to Australia you can send to any location in Australia for the same price, there is no need to worry about remote surcharges as it costs the same price to send to any town or city in Australia.
Airmail parcel delivery to Australia tracked/signed for/standard Post (untracked)
Delivered by Australia Post
Australia Post offers a fast, reliable delivery service by Airmail.
*Send a parcel from the UK to anywhere in Australia for the same low price.
Fast Delivery times:
Delivery aim 3-4 working days from the date it leaves our depot.
Australia Post size and weight guide:
Letters: up to 100 grams, maximum length 240 mm x width 165 mm x 5 mm thick.
Large Letters/Thin parcels: up to 750 grams, maximum length 353 mm x width 250 mm x 25 mm thick.
Parcels: up to 2000 grams (2 kgs) Printed Papers up to 5000 grams (5 kgs) Maximum length is 60 cms and the length + width + height must be 90 cms or less.
Tubes/rolls: Maximum length 90 cms, length + width + height must be 104 cms or less.
Note that the width and height are the same size as it is a tube shape.
Printed Papers in a sack to a single addressee: up to 11000 grams (11 kgs).
Printed papers is any paper that has print on it. (Books, magazines, documents, leaflets etc)
We put your printed papers in a sack free of charge once received.
Parcels received above sizes stated will incur a delay and a charge made for using a different suitable service.
Signed for services only receive a signature if the person is there to sign for the parcel.
Tracked services fully tracked with online proof of delivery. Can be posted through the letterbox as a signature is not required, this may be more convenient.
NOTE: It is the senders responsibility to comply with government regulations or laws applicable in Australia. Not all commodities can be sent to each country.
Compare prices to Australia up to 47.7% cheaper than the Post Office.
The largest volume can be achieved by sending a parcel sized 30 cms x 30 cms x 30 cms, which is 27 litres.
Airmail parcel delivery to Australia delivery by Australia Post, signed, untracked.