Special Requirements for Shipping Internationally

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International packages may require special licenses or considerations before the United States Postal Service®can accept the shipment.

This brochure is designed to assist with determining whether these requirements apply to you and your international package, and to direct you to where you can find additional information.

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The regulations described in this brochure are Federal regulations not maintained by the United States Postal Service and are subject to change at any time. The Postal Service™ is providing this information as a convenience to mailers. This information does not constitute legal advice, and the Postal Service makes no representation or warranty about the reliability of the information contained herein. Mailers are responsible for compliance, and the Postal Service accepts no liability for non-compliance by mailers, whether resulting from reliance on this information or otherwise. To obtain the most up-to-date information on these requirements, please contact the relevant regulatory agencies directly. Links to more detailed information and contact information are available in the “Additional Resources” section at the end of this brochure.