Eswatini (Swaziland)

 
On regard of The Letter/parcel/EMS addressed to Eswatini (Swaziland) "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 – yes;
Maximum insured value – 72.7 SDR**;
 
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 - E 100 / $10;
 
Numbers of customs declarations required for inbound letter – 3;
Languages in which customs declarations must be completed – English;
 
Delivery charge for small packets exceeding 500 g – 1 SDR;
 
Period of retention for letters – 30 days;
 
 
Web site address of postal administration – www.sptc.co.sz
 
*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.

**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 

 
***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 – yes;
Maximum insured value - 133.49 SDR**;
 
On-line tracking provided – yes;
 
Numbers of customs declarations required for inbound parcels – 2;
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 - E 100 / $10;
 
 
To customers’ address:
ü Free – no;
ü Paid service – no;
 
 
Period of retention for parcels:
ü Min – 40 days;
ü Max – 42 days;
 
Web site address of postal administration – www.sptc.co.sz
 
 
 
*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.
 
**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  limits of  weight/size for the dispatched EMS: EMS items shall be admitted up to a maximum weight of 20 kilograms.
In addition, EMS items shall not normally exceed 1.05 meters for any one dimension or three meters for the sum of the length
and the greatest circumference measured in a direction other than length.
 
Coverage territories: Entire territory 

EMS delivery week days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  
Requered quantity of Customs declarations: 1
 
Quantity of  attempts made for the purpose of EMS item delivery: attempts
 
An undeliverable EMS item is held back for a period of days: days
 
EMS item delivery to P.O. Box: No

Definition of Terms

 

 

·        Prohibited items – items whose import into the country is prohibited.    

·        Items admitted conditionally – items whose importation into the country is allowed with the term if a document issued by the relevant authorities of the exporting country is presented.    

·        Items admitted without conditions – items whose import into the country is allowed.    

 

Detailed information on the HS codes and their titles can be found on the Revenue Service web-page (http://www.rs.ge/4509) or at the following address: http://www.foreign-trade.com/reference/hscode.htm

 

For easy search for a desired item, you can use the “ctrl+F” combination. A search field will appear in the right upper corner where you can write the title of the item. Pressing the “Enter” button will highlight the search word provided by you throughout the text in a different color.

 

The below information is based upon the official source of Eswatini (Swaziland)

 
Articles prohibited aimports
 
 
Coupons, forms ancards bearinwritteanswers tacrosticsguessincompetitions anothesimilacompetitionsucas football poolanwritten communicationindicatingwhether bymeanowordslettersmarkonumbermovein a game of chess (on a printed foror otherwise), are inadmissible.
 
No paper money, or chequemabposteor conveyeodeliverebposin a printepapepacketThe terpaper moneincludebanknotes, moneorders, postaorders, stamps, billofexchange, promissornoteschequescredinotes whicentitlthholder tmoneor goodanalorderanauthorities for thpaymenomoneyThlattegrouincludes gifvoucherswhich have a definite cash redemptiovalueie thoswhich can be exchanged in lieu ocaswhetheiparor fulpayment, foaadvertiser'producanwhiccalatebe redeemefrothedealeby thadvertiserExceptionallygift voucherwhicoffer a discountprospectivbuyeranwhiccannoaanstagbexchangefocasogoodare eligible for transmission asprinted papers.
 
Postagorevenustampswhetheobliterateono(excepthosaffixed to a cardaenvelopor a wrappeaddressed to the sender of the article).
 
Articleof stationerincludinnotepaperenvelopeslabelsinvoicesinsurancootheformintendetbcompleteby thaddresseegreetinovisitincardwhenosenfillein to apersowhisubsequentltuse them. Stationeralso includes blank documents oinsurance companiesbanks osimilainstitutionwhen senin bulkblanaccounbooks, unused passbooks, prescopying books, containing blanprinted formsblanrulemusibooksiexcesosiinumber of Christmas, NeYearbirthdayvisitinanaddrescardanpostcardsloose,partially-printeformshavinprovisions for additionother than those shown under permissible additions.
 
Blottinpaperclothmetalasbestosleatheansimilasubstances arnoregardeaordinarily usefowritinoprinting anarinadmissiblebut a singlunfoldeflasheeoblottinpaperbearing a printeadvertisemennorelatintblotting papeannosenas a sampleoonhavinaffixed to isucaadvertisemenprinteoordinary papeocardboardis admitted in asuitable open cover.
 
Copieobtainebmeanotracingbhandwritinobtypewritin(includincarbocopiesoantypomachinas well abheliography. Copieobtained bmeanof stampwith orwithout moveable type.
 
Articleostationerbearing reproductionwheiseemcleathathprinteparinothessentiaparof tharticle. Films (processed or unprocessed) and sound recordings.
 
Diarieand calendars:
 
i    pocket diariewith pencils;
 
ii    pocket diariewithout pencils, if more than one are enclosed in the same cover;
 
iii   calendars, desk type, if more than one are enclosed in the same cover;
 
iv   diaries, desk typewith a page for each daand to be used in a holder;
 
v   diaries ibook formothethapockediaries as i(iabovedigests oinformation (specializeootherwisewith calendars and space fonotes against each day, space forainfall figures,ruled pages for revenuanexpenditure particularand other records.