Prohibited Items

Quick Guideline links:

  • dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) –
  • Live Animals Regulations (LAR) –
  • Perishable Cargo Regulations (PCR) –
  • Lithium Battery Shipping Guidelines (LBSG) –
  • The Air Cargo Tariff and Rules (TACT) –
  • Restricted & Banned Items:

    Passport, Currency Notes & Coins, Uncrossed(bearer cheques) drafts/cheques, Precious stones, Precious or Semi-precious Jewelry (imitation jewelry with purchase bills allowed), Arms & ammunition, Dry ice, Firearms, explosives, military equipment, Flammable adhesives, Infectious substances, Magnetized materials.


    The items or methods of use of forwarding shipping services that are prohibited by pick your Kart include the below list.

    The list is not exhaustive, and the business reserves the right to look into the matter and take appropriate action, such as exchanging goods, suspending or terminating accounts, and/or notifying law enforcement, should it reasonably believe that doing so is required by applicable law or if it has reasonable grounds to believe that fraud or other illegal activity is taking place. The Customer shall ensure that all goods sent to our warehouse comply with all applicable laws and regulations of India.

    Prohibited Items:

  • All items subject to Export Control by India
  • All items subjected to Import restrictions by transit or destination countries
  • Hazardous or combustible materials (as defined in IATA Regulations)
  • Flammable liquids/solids, Oxidizing substances
  • Toxic/infectious substances including Rat Poisons, Pesticides, etc.
  • Radioctive material
  • Corrosive like cleaning fluids
  • Electronics that require Export licenses like Radars, Sonars, Telecom equipment, etc
  • Live or dead animals
  • Hunting (Animal) trophies, animal parts such as ivory, skins, and sharks’ fin, animal remains, or Animal-by-Products
  • Human and animal remains or ashes
  • Bullion (of any precious metal)
  • Asbestos, dry ice, magnetized material
  • Currency, Cash, Traveler's checks,
  • Loose precious and semi-precious stones
  • All illegal drugs, controlled substances, narcotics, and drug paraphernalia
  • Products with batteries
  • Agarbattis/Incense sticks (Limited quantity - 1kg of agarbattis/incense per shipment allowed)
  • Unidentified or improperly/insufficiently marked powders, liquids, fluids or substances
  • Gambling items like lottery tickets, slot machines, etc.
  • Goods containing compressed air like shock absorbers, air bags,
  • Counterfeit goods or fake items
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Ayurveda Medicines – Only churnam powders, leham, jam, liquids of 250ml bottles (5 such bottles in one shipment ) are allowed. No capsules or tablet form allowed
  • Antiques like statues, sculptures, and artwork
  • All plant seeds
  • Allopathy Medicines – only vitamin supplements in powder form, jam form, and liquids up to 250ml bottles (5 such in one shipment) are allowed.
  • Ivory
  • Pornography
  • Soil samples
  • Lighters containing fuel
  • Law enforcement or defense equipment including handcuffs, batons, shields, helmets, body armor, smoke signals etc
  • All explosives, firearms, weapons including any gun parts or accessories, etc.
  • Mace, Stun guns, etc
  • Imitation Jewellery without appraiser certificate
  • Milk, Meat, and Perishable food products
  • Homemade Food to Australia – Not Allowed. Only branded food items with ISI marks are allowed in Australia.