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The Cheapest Next Day Delivery in the UK

Send today from £1.99* (ex VAT)


Parcel delivery and courier service to Saudi Arabia

Send a parcel to Saudi Arabia via our reliable and safe Worldwide Air delivery service from £24.75* (ex VAT) in just 3-4 days*. Our standard delivery option includes collection from your work or home address. Alternatively, drop your parcel at one of our 52 nationwide depots and save £1.25, bringing the cost of your parcel down to as liitle as £23.50* (ex VAT).

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Your parcel is in safe hands when you send it with ipostparcels so there’s no need to worry. We offer a free, online parcel tracking system to give you full visibility of the parcel on its journey. And if that’s not enough to ease your mind, we provide £50 free contents cover on your item – you can choose to add extra cover if you wish.

Restricted and Prohibited items


Alongside our own our prohibited items list, it is important to check the national customs of Saudi Arabia before sending a parcel, more information can be found on the Saudi Customs Authority website. 

Customs Regulations in Riyadh (RUH) - Pending Clearance Air Shipments as of May 18th 2017

Foreigner residents in Saudi Arabia are not allowed to import commercial shipments, only personal shipments are acceptable. If a commercial shipment is sent to a foreigner resident in Saudi Arabia, customs will re-export it immediately. 
 
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  • For personal use (1-2 Mobiles), an invoice needs to be attached with the shipment
  • For commercial use ( more than 2 Mobiles), the original invoice attached should state the manufacturing country and a Conformity Certificate (Certificate of Origin).
  • Watches should always be accompanied by a certificate of origin otherwise they will be seized by customs. 
 
High Value Shipments: 
 
  • Over 100 USD: invoice and a consignee electronic registration Number & CR( consignee Registration Copy ) is required.
  • Over than 13000 USD: needs original attested invoice and COO (country of origins) from shipper and authorization letter from the consignee. 
 
Supplements and Cosmetics for individuals (personal use) are allowed to import as per KSA customs only when aligned with the SFDA rules, which are:
 
  • Not more than 3 boxes per product with a max of 5 different types of product per shipment. Note that the breakdowns of weight are not decided and totally depending on customs inspector decision on what to consider commercial and what to consider personal.
  • Any food supplement or cosmetic for weight loss /slimming, fattening or sensual enhancement are completely forbidden.
 
The maximum allowed time for Air shipments to pending clearance in RUH customs is 21 days. RUH customs will not allow abandoning, confiscating or destroying any shipment pending clearance. Held at customs shipments will only have two options:
 
  1. Clear the shipment by providing the needed paperwork and paying the outstanding duty/ tax amount. 
  2. Re-export the shipment which requires paying the final duty/tax, imposed penalties for unacceptable items.
 
Shipments containing fake brands must be re-exported next business day. The shipper will be responsible for the return charges plus the duty/tax and penalties if found.

How to package parcels to Saudi Arabia


ipostparcels can transport parcels up to 25kg in weight and 80x80x80cm max dimensions. If you’re sending something of reasonable size or weight, you might like to visit our help page on sending large and heavy parcels.

Although your parcels are likely to reach Saudi Arabia in only a number of days, we would still recommend taking the time to prepare and package it well for transit to ensure its delivered safely and intact.

See our handy International packaging guide for more packaging hints and tips on sending parcels to Saudi Arabia.

How safe will my parcel be?


From the time of collection (should you not be in, you can opt to leave your parcel in a safe place and our driver will collect it from there) to delivery, where it will be signed for by the recipient, we take good care of the items you send with us.

We also offer free online tracking to keep you fully updated on your parcel’s location, and provide £50 contents cover on your item as standard – you can choose to add extra cover for more valuable items if you wish.

 

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