Shyp cannot send the following items because they are restricted by law or by our carrier partners.
Shyp reserves the right to open and inspect all shipments for restricted items, even if they are in sealed packaging that you have provided. In the event that we discover a restricted item we'll contact you to let you know. If the item can be returned to you we'll make every effort to return these items in a timely manner. For some restricted items we are required to destroy them.
If you're sending an item to another country, please note that the destination country may have additional restrictions that can result in your shipment being returned to the U.S. or destroyed by the receiving country. For country specific information, we advise you contact the customs office or postal service in the country you're shipping to.
- Pharmaceuticals/any drugs
- Tobacco products
- Cash and currency
- Live animals
- The bodies of deceased animals. (Animal heads and other parts for taxidermy may be accepted but must be properly packaged. This restriction does not apply to properly packaged meat or poultry products intended for human consumption)
- Live insects
- Lottery tickets and gambling devices
- Hazardous waste, including, but is not limited to, used hypodermic needles or syringes transported for sterilization, recycling, disposal or for any other purpose, or other medical waste
- Dangerous goods, hazardous goods or combustible materials, including, but not limited to asbestos, compressed gases (aerosol, certain perfumes), dry ice, flammable materials, poisons, lithium batteries, irritants or controlled substances
- Packages that are wet, leaking or emit an odor of any kind
- Waste or garbage for disposal
- Shipments that require us to obtain a local, state or federal license for their transportation
- Shipments that may cause damage or delay to equipment, personnel or other shipments
- Shipments or commodities that are prohibited by applicable local, state or federal law
- Any other items prohibited by law as detailed by our partners FedEx, UPS, USPS.