Colombia

 
On regard of The Letter/parcel/EMS addressed to Colombia "Georgian Post" does not take material liability for total or partial damage, loss or thief of the item, also by the returning of the item or breaking the delivery time.
Letter mail
Parcel
EMS
Prohibited articles list
 
Weight / size limit admitted:
üPostcard – maximum weight 20g.  maximum size - 240X340mmmaximum thickness – 5mm
üLetter – maxsimum weight 250gmaximum size - 240X340mmmaximum thickness: 5mm.
üSmall packets – maxsimum weight 2kgmaximum size - 240X340mmmaximum thickness: 50mm.
üM bag – maxsimum weight 30kg. maximum height - 80cmmaximum circumference -120cm.
 
Insured* letters admitted – no;
Maximum insured value – 
 
On-line tracking provided – yes;
 
Payments for inbound items in case, when content is a goods:
ü Customs clearance fee - 
ü Threshold level below which items are free of customs duties and other taxes - 
 
Numbers of customs declarations required for inbound letter – 2;
Languages in which customs declarations must be completed – English;
 
Delivery charge for small packets exceeding 500 g 
 
Period of retention for letters – 
 
 
Web site address of postal administration – www.4-72.com.co
 
*Insured Parcel–Type of Registered Parcel,  which is insured at cost declared by the sender. Insured value should not be more than the actual cost of the package content and should not exceed 10 000 GEL.

 

**Custom declaration for letter post is required only in case, when content is a goods.

 
Weight / size limit admitted:
ü Max weight – 20 kg
ü Max size - 1,05m X 1,05m X 1,05m (or 2m length & greatest circumference);
 
Insured* parcels admitted – no;
Maximum insured value - 
 
On-line tracking provided – yes;
 
Numbers of customs declarations required for inbound parcels – 2;
Languages in which customs declarations must be completed – English, Spanish;
 
 
Payments for inbound parcels:
ü Customs clearance fee - 
ü Threshold level below which parcels are free of customs duties and other taxes - 
 
 
To customers’ address:
ü Free – yes;
ü Paid service – yes;
 
 
Period of retention for parcels:
ü Min – 29 days;
ü Max – 59 days;
 
Web site address of postal administration – www.4-72.com.co
 
 
 
*Insured Parcel–Type of Registered Parcel,  which is insured at cost declared by the sender. Insured value should not be more than the actual cost of the package content and should not exceed 10 000 GEL.
 
Weight / size limit admitted:
ü Max weight – 20 kg
ü Max size - 1,05m X 1,05m X 1,05m (or 2m length & greatest circumference);
 
 
Maximum insured value:
 for documents: 4000 GEL
 for merchandise: 10 000 GEL
 
Numbers of customs declarations required for inbound EMS – 3;
Languages in which customs declarations must be completed – English;
 
Payments for inbound parcels:
ü Customs clearance fee - 
ü Threshold level below which parcels are free of customs duties and other taxes:
For private customers - 600 000 COP;
For business customers - 600 000 COP;
 
How many attempts at delivery are made: 2
 
Period of retention for EMS items: 3 days;
 
Coverage: entire territory
 
Days of the week on which EMS items are delivered: 1/2/3/4/5/6
 
EMS item delivery to P.O. Box: Yes
 
National holidays on which EMS items are not delivered: 1,7 January, 25 March, 18,19 April, 1 May, 3,24 June, 1,20 July, 7,19 August, 14 October, 4,11 November, 8,25 December
 
Web site address of postal administration – www.4-72.com.co
 
 
*SDR–Monetary unit (Special Drawing Rights) created by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) - The value of the SDR in terms of the US dollar is determined daily based on exchange rates quoted at noon each day in the London market and posted on the IMF’s 
 
The amount of insurance paid by the customer should not exceed the actual value of the contents of the parcel
Articles prohibited as imports
 
Batteries (85.06 and 85.07) in general. Preserves and perishables.
Dental amalgams (3006.40). Products containing dry ice.
Toys representing arms (9503.00).
All articles listed in article 15 of the Bucharest Convention.

– Narcotics and psychotropic substances, including but not limited to opium, morphine, cocaine and marijuana. This restriction does not apply to items for medical or scientific purposes to countries that admit them under such conditions.

 – Corrosive liquids and poisonous substances; fats; colouring powders and similar materials; obscene or immoral articles; other articles the importation or circulation of which is prohibited in the country of destination; articles which, by their nature or their packing, may expose officials or the general public   to danger, or soil or damage other items, postal equipment or third-party property; documents having the character of current and personal correspondence exchanged between persons other than the sender and the addressee or persons living with them; explosives; flammable or hazardous materials such as weapons, ammunition, war materials of any kind, fireworks, detonating fuses,rockets, firecrackers and so on.

– Radioactive materials in all categories of items.

– Live animals and dead animals not stuffed. Exempted are bees, leeches and silkworms, as well as parasites and destroyers of noxious insects exchanged between officially recognized scientific institutions.

– Cash; coins; bank notes; moulds for bank notes; pieces of paper representing real bank notes or any other bearer bonds; coinage machines; other articles of value such as platinum, gold or silver, whether manufactured or not; precious stones and other valuable articles; and counterfeit and pirated articles.

 
 
 
Articles admitted as imports subject to certain restrictions
 
Pharmaceutical products for human and animal use (products listed in chapter 30). Hygiene products (products listed in chapters 33 and 34).
Tobacco (products listed in chapter 24).
Agricultural and vegetable products (products listed in chapters 6 to 15).
 
 
 
Note:
a   The value of an item's contents may not exceed 1,000 USD.
b   Items may not contain more than six units pertaining to the same category.