Prohibited Items

Items specified as 'prohibited for international shipments only' cannot be shipped internationally under any circumstances, but are not prohibited for UK domestic shipments.

IMPORTANT: This list is not exhaustive, it exists as a rough guide only.
Aerosols
Alcohol
Ammunition
Animals
Antiques (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Any Item Containing Liquids
Any Item With Glass Components (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Arms And Ammunition
Artworks (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Batteries
Beer
Birds
Bodily Fluids
Bonds
Bottled Liquids
Bouquets
Bullion
CRT Screens (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Canned Liquids
Car Bonnets
Car Bumpers
Car Engines
Car Exhausts
Car Panels
Cash
Ceramics (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Cheques
China (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Chocolate
Christmas Crackers
Corrosive Materials
Counterfit Items
Damaged Goods (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Dangerous Goods
Deceased Animals
Diesel
Drugs
Engines
Explosive Materials
Fax Machines (prohibited for international shipments only)
Fireworks
Fish
Fishing Rods
Flammable Materials
Flowers
Fluid
Food
Freestanding Furniture (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Fur (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Furniture (freestanding) (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Gasses
Glass (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Golf Clubs (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Guns
Hazardous Goods
Illegal Substances
Jewellery Valued Over £250 (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Juice
Knives
LCD Screens (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Large Car Components
Liquid
Liquids
Live Animals
Livestock
Lottery Tickets
Marble (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Medical Samples
Monitors (LCD/CRT/TFT/LED) (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Motorcycle Engines
Motorcycle Panels
Munitions
Musical Instruments (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Oil
Oxidising Materials
Paint
Passports
Perishable Goods
Petrol
Pharmaceutical Products
Photocopiers (prohibited for international shipments only)
Pills
Plants
Plasma Screens (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Poorly Packaged Goods
Porcelain (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Pots (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Precious Metals Valued Over £250 (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Precious Stones
Printer Cartridges (prohibited for international shipments only)
Printers (prohibited for international shipments only)
Pyrotechnics
Radioactive Materials
Replica Items
Replica Weapons
Screens (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Settees
Sheet Metals (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Sheet Plastics (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Shrubs
Sofas
Stolen Goods
TFT Screens (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Tablets (pills)
Tiles (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Tissue Samples
Toilets
Toner Cartridges (prohibited for international shipments only)
Toxic Materials
Trees
Un-boxed Furniture
Un-packaged Goods
Unboxed Bicycles
Vases (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Vodka
Water
Weapons
Whiskey
Wine

Please note whilst we endeavour to ensure all information is correct, Viva Xpress Logistics (UK) Limited cannot be held responsible for any errors on this list.

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