Letter mail
Prohibited articles list
The  limits of  weight/size for the Letter Mail     
  • PostCard: maximum weight 20g.  maximum size - 240X340mmmaximum thickness – 5mm.
  • Letter: maxsimum weight 250gmaximum size - 240X340mmmaximum thickness: 5mm.
  • Small package: maxsimum weight 2kgmaximum size - 240X340mmmaximum thickness: 50mm.
  • M Bag: maxsimum weight 30kg. maximum height - 80cmmaximum circumference -120cm.
Requered quantity of Customs declarations (CN23): 1
If it’s possible to send insured* Letter Post: Yes
Maximum insurance coverage: 2000 SDR**
*Insured Letter mail Type of Registered letter, Small package 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.
**SDRMonetary 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 website
 Please note:  The maximum insured value is 10000 GEL,  If at the moment  of dispatch the insuredvalue of the item in SDR exceeds 10000 GEL it must be insured for 10000 GEL or under. 
The  limits of  weight/size for the Parcel: Parcel shall be admitted up to a maximum weight of 20 kilograms.
In addition, Parcel 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.
If it’s possible to send insured* Parcel: Yes
Maximum insurance coverage: 50 SDR**

Requered quantity of Customs declarations: 1
*Insured ParcelType 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 website
Please note: The maximum insured value is 10000 GEL,  If at the moment  of dispatch the insuredvalue of the item in SDR exceeds 10000 GEL it must be insured for 10000 GEL or under. 
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 - 
For business customers 
How many attempts at delivery are made: 
Period of retention for EMS items:
Days of the week on which EMS items are delivered: 1/2/3/4/5/6/7
EMS item delivery to P.O. Box: No
National holidays on which EMS items are not delivered: 
Web site address of postal administration –
*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

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 ( or at the following address:


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 Nauru 

List of articles prohibited as imports (or in transit) or admitted conditionally
Section I                        Live animals; animal products
Chapter 1                       Live animals
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
01.01-06                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.1.
ÿ Prohibitearticles
01.06        0106.00          Dogof the following breeds: Dogo Argentino, Fila Brasileiro, Japanese tosaAmericapibull terrier or pit bull terrier.
Organismcapable of causing plant diseases.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
01.06       0106.00          Bees, leecheand silkworms (see Part II, noteto chapter 1).
Chapter 2                       Meat and edible meat offal
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02.01-10                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.1.
Chapter 3                       Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and otheaquatic invertebrates
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03.01-07                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.1.
Fis(ialformomarinlifothethawhales)whethefreshsmokedpreserveiairtight containeror frozen (see Part II, chapter 3).
Chapter 4                       Dairy produce; birds' eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified oincluded
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04.01-10                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.1.
Chapter 5                       Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included
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05.01-11                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.1.
05.06-11                         Human boneand other human tissue(see Part II, chapter 5).
05.11                                Germs (disease)microbeandiseasagentsanalculturesviruseosubstanceoarticles containinolikely to contaiandiseasegermsmicrobeordiseasagents (see ParIIchap- ter 5).
05.11                                Biologicaspecimensbacteriologicaanpathologicasubstanceanperishablbiologicasub- stanceswhether infectiouor non-infectiou(see Part II, chapter 5).
05.02-03                         Brushemade froor containing the hair of animal(see Part II, chapter 5).
05.11                               Specimenor part specimenovenomoureptiles (see Part II, chapter 5).
Section II                       Vegetable products
Chapter 6                       Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage
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06.01-04                         Soil, even in small quantities, around plantor plant matter.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
See Part II, general noteto section 2.2.

Chapter 7                       Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers
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07.01-04                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.2.
Chapter 8                       Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons
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08.01-14                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.2.
Chapter 9                       Coffee, tea, maté and spices
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09.01                               Coffee (see Part II, chapter 9).
09.01-10                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.2.
Chapte10                    Cereals
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10.01-08                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.2.
Chapter 11                    Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten
11.01-09                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.2.
Chapter 12                     Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruit; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder
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12.01-14                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.2.
12.07                                 Seedof a planoanothspecies Strychnonux-vomicaAbruprecatoriuor Ricinucom- munis, or angoodmadwhollor partiallfrom, or containing,seedof a planosuch a species (see Part II, chapter 12).
Chapte13                    Lacgums, resins and othevegetable saps and extracts
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13.01-02                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.2.
Chapter 14                    Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included
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14.01-04                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.2.
Section III                      Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products; prepared edible fats; animal ovegetablwaxes
Chapter 15                    (Sole chapter)
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15.01-22                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.3, chapter 15.
Section IV                      Prepared foodstuffs; beverages, spirits and vinegar; tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes
Chapte16                    Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs ootheaquatic invertebrates
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16.01-05                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.4.

Chapter 17                    Sugars and sugar confectionery
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
17.01-04                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.4.
17.04       1704.90          Confectionercontaining more than 1.15% by volume of alcohol (see Part II, chapter 17).
Chapter 18                    Cocoa and cocoa preparations
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18.01-06                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.4.
Chapter 19                    Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; pastrycooks' products
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19.01-05                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.4.
Chapter 20                    Preparations of vegetables, fruits, nuts or other parts of plants
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
20.01-09                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.4.
Chapter 21                    Miscellaneous edible preparations
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21.01-06                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.4.
Chapte22                    Beverages, spirits anvinegar
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22.01-09                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.4.
22.03-08                         For alcoholibeverageand spirits, see Part II, chapter 22.
Chapter 23                    Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal fodder
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23.01-09                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.4.
Chapter 24                    Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
24.01-03                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.4.
For cigaretteand tobacco products, see Part II, chapter 24.
Section V                       Mineral products
Chapter 25                    Salt; sulphur; earths and stone; plastering materials; lime and cement
Chapte26                    Ores, slag and ash
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26.01-21                         See Part II, chapter 26.
Chapter 27                     Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; minerawaxes
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
27.01-15                         All these substanceare prohibited fropostal carriage.

Section VI                      Products of the chemical or allied industries
Chapter 28                     Inorganic  chemicals;  organic  or  inorganic  compounds  of  precious  metals,  of  rare-earth metals, of radioactive elements or of isotopes
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles

28.44       2844.10-

Radioactivmaterialsanarticlosubstancwith a specifiactivitgreatetha7kBq/k(0.002 microcurie per gramme).

Chapte29                    Organic chemicals
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29.31                               Organochlorine chemicals (see Part II, chapter 29).
Chapter 30                    Pharmaceutical products
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30.01-06                         Drugs, medicineand therapeutisubstance(see Part II, chapter 30).
Chapte31                    Fertilisers
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31.01-05                         See Part II, chapter 31.
Chapter 32                     Tanning or dyeing extracts; tannins and their derivatives; dyes, pigments and other colouring matter; paints and varnishes; putty and other mastics; inks
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
32.01-15                         Substancederived froorganimaterial (see Part II, chapter 32).
ÿ Prohibitearticles
32.08-10                         Flammable or corrosive paintsvarnisheor thinners.
Chapter 33                    Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations
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33.01-07                         Cosmetiproductcontaininmortha25mg/koleaoleacompoundscalculatealead
(see Part II, chapter 33).
Chapter 34                     Soap, organic surface-activagents, washing preparations, lubricating preparations, artificial waxespreparewaxespolishinoscouring preparations,candleand  similar  articles, modelling pastes, "dentawaxesand dental preparationwith a basis of plaster
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
34.02       3402.20          Corrosive cleaning liquid.
Chapte35                    Albuminoidal substancesmodified starchesgluesenzymes
Chapter 36                     Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible prepa- rations
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36.01-06                         Explosives, including fireworks, blasting caps, fuses, flares, capfor tofirearmor starting pistols.
Flammable  liquids  (including  gasoline,  alcohol,  flammable  solvents  and  cleaning  compounds, flammable paint, flammablvarnish removerand thinners,pyrophoriliquids).
Flammable solids, including substanceliable to spontaneoucombustioansubstancewhichon contacwitwater, emit flammable gases.
Gases, including aerosol products, butane and compressed gases.

Oxidising material.
Chapter 37                    Photographic or cinematographic products
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37.01-07                         See Part II, chapter 37.
Chapter 38                    Miscellaneous chemical products
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
38.01-23                           Corrosivmaterialincludincorrosivcleaninliquidcorrosivrusremovercorrosivpaintor varnish-removinliquidnitriacidbatterfluidmercurycompoundanmercurcontainein manufactured articles.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
Polychlorinated biphenyls, terphenyls, et(see Part II, chapter 38).
Section VII                     Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof
Chapte39                    Plastics and articles thereof
Chapter 40                    Rubber and articles thereof
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40.16       4016.92          Erasers (see Part II, chapter 40).
Section VIII                    Raw hideanskins, leather, furskinanarticles thereofsaddlery anharnesstravel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut(other than silk-worm gut)
Chapter 41                    Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather
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41.01-11                         Untreated or unprocessed hides, skinand leather (see Part II, general noteto section 2.8).
Chapte42                    Articles of leather; saddlery anharnesstravegoods, handbagansimilacontainers;
articles of animal gut (other than silk-worm gut)
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42.01-06                         Untreated or unprocessed articles (see Part II, general noteto section 2.8).
42.01       4201.00          Articlewhich have been usewith animal(see Part II, chapter 42).
Chapter 43                    Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof
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43.01-04                         Untreated or unprocessed articles (see Part II, general noteto section 2.8).
Section IX                      Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal; cork and articles of cork; manufactures of strawof esparto oof other plaiting materials; basketware andwickerwork
Chapter 44                    Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal
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44.01-21                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.9.

Chapte45                    Cork and articles of cork
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45.01-04                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.9.
Chapter 46                    Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork
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46.01-02                         See Part II, general noteto section 2.9.
Section X                       Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulose material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard;
paper and paperboard and articles thereof
Chapter 47                    Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulose material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard
Chapte48                    Papeand paperboard; articles of papepulp, of paper or of paperboard
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48.19       4819.10          Fruit cartonof ankindwhether neor used.
Chapter 49                     Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
49.01-11                         Advertising matter relating to prohibited goods.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
Admitted subject to copyright law.
Advertisinmatter relating to goodthapurport to be fotherapeutipurposeancontaininany statementor claims that are misleading, false or extravagant (seePart II, chapter 49).
Section XI                      Textiles and textile articles
Chapter 50                    Silk
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50.01-07                         Untreated or unprocessed articles (see Part II, general noteto section 2.11).
Chapte51                    Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehaiyarn anwoven fabric
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51.01-13                         Untreated or unprocessed articles (see Part II, general noteto section 2.11).
Chapter 52                    Cotton
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52.01-12                         Untreated or unprocessed articles (see Part II, general noteto section 2.11).
Chapter 53                    Other vegetable textile fibres, paper yarn and woven fabrics of paper yarn
53.01-11                         Untreated or unprocessed articles (see Part II, general noteto section 2.11).
Chapter 54                    Man-made filaments
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54.01-08                         Untreated or unprocessed articles (see Part II, general noteto section 2.11).

Chapter 55                    Man-made staple fibres
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55.01-16                         Untreated or unprocessed articles (see Part II, general noteto section 2.11).
Chapter 56                     Wadding, felt and non-wovens; special yarns; twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof
Position        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
56.01-09                         Untreated or unprocessed articles (see Part II, general noteto section 2.11).
Chapter 57                    Carpets and other textile floor coverings
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57.01-05                         Second-hand carpets (see Part II, chapter 57).
Chapte58                    Speciawoven fabricstufted textile fabricslacetapestriestrimmingsembroidery
58.01-11                         Untreated or unprocessed articles (see Part II, general noteto section 2.11).
Chapter 59                     Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use
59.01-11                         Untreated or unprocessed articles (see Part II, general noteto section 2.11).
Chapter 60                    Knitted or crocheted fabrics
60.01-02                         Untreated or unprocessed articles (see Part II, general noteto section 2.11).
Chapte61                    Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted
Chapte62                    Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted
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62.01-17                         Apparemadfroman-madfibre textilfabriccontainintri(2,3-dibromopropylphosphate (see
Part II, chapter 62).
62.07-09  62.07.20         Children'nighwear made froflammable material (see Part II, chapter 62).
Chapter 63                    Other made-up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags
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63.05       6305.10-

Woolpackanwoolpaccap(see Part II, chapte63).

63.09       6309.00          Second-hand clothing (see Part II, chapter 63).
Section XII                     Footwear, headgear, umbrellassun umbrellaswalking-sticksseat-stickswhips, riding- crops and parts thereof; prepared feathers and articles madetherewith; artificial flowersarticles of human hair
Chapter 64                    Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles
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64.01-06  6406.91          Wooden shoeor anused footwear (see Part II, chapter 64).
Chapte65                    Headgeaand parts thereof
65.01-07                         Used headgear (see Part II, chapter 65).

Chapte66                    Umbrellas, sun umbrellaswalking-sticks, seat-stickswhips, riding-crops and parts thereof
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
66.01-02                         Sharp-edged and pointed article(see Part II, chapter 66).
66.02-03                         Articlewhich have been usewith animal(see Part II, chapter 66).
Chapter 67                    Prepared feathers and dowand articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers;
articles of human hair
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
67.01-04                         Raw, untreated or unprocessed articles (see Part II, chapter 67).
Section XIII                    Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials; ceramic products;
glass and glassware
Chapte68                    Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similamaterials
Chapter 69                    Ceramic products
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
69.09-12                         Specified typeof glazed ceramiware (see Part II, chapter 69).
Chapte70                    Glass and glassware
Section XIV                   Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones, precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewellerycoin
Chapter 71                    (Sole chapter)
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally

71.18       7118.10-

Counterfeit coinand certain lead-coated items (see Part II, chapter 71).

Section XV                    Base metals and articles of base metal
Chapte72                    Iron and steel
Chapte73                    Articles of iron and steel
Chapter 74                    Copper and articles thereof
Chapte75                    Nickel and articles thereof
Chapter 76                    Aluminium and articles thereof
Chapte77                    (Reserved fopossible future use in the harmonized system)

Chapte78                    Lead and articles thereof
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
78.01-06                         Organicompoundof lead (see Part II, chapter 78).
Chapte79                    Zinc and articles thereof
Chapter 80                    Tin and articles thereof
Chapte81                    Othebase metalscermetsarticles thereof
Chapter 82                    Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
82.10       8210.00          Metal drindispenseror containers (see Part II, chapter 82).
Chapte83                    Miscellaneous articles of base metal
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
83.03        8303.00          Moneboxecoatewith a material thacontainmortha25mg/koleaoleacompounds, calculated alead (see Part II, chapter 83).
SectioXVI                   Machinery anmechanicaapplianceselectricaequipmentparts thereofsound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles
Chapte84                    Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliancesparts thereof
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles

84.01       8401.10-

Radioactive substances.

Chapter 85                     Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers; televisioimagansound recorders and reproducers andparts anaccessorieosuch articles
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally


Radiotelephonequipment, CB radioscordless telephoneancellular telephone(seParII, chapter 85).

85.44                               Insulated electriconductorin the forof cable or flexible cord (see Part II, chapter 85).
Section XVII                  Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment
Chapter 86                     Railway or tramway locomotives, rolling-stock and parts thereof; railway or tramway track fixtures and fittings and parts thereof; mechanical (includingelectro-mechanical) traffic signalling equipment of all kinds
Chapte87                    Vehicles, other than railwaotramway rolling-stock, and parts and accessories thereof
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
87.08       8708.99          Motovehiclwindscreenswindowor interior partition(see Part II, chapter 87).
Protective helmetfor motovehicle user(see Part II, chapter 87).

Chapte88                    Aircraft, spacecraft and parts thereof
Chapter 89                    Ships, boats and floating structures
Section XVIII                 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments   and   apparatus;   clocks   and   watches;  musical   instruments;   parts   and accessories thereof
Chapte90                     Opticalphotographiccinematographicmeasuringcheckingprecisionmedicaosurgical instruments and apparatusparts and accessories thereof
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
90.25       9025.19          Thermometercontaining mercury.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
90.31         9031.80          Instruments foindicatinspecifigravitiaccordancwith Beaume'scal(seParIIchap- ter 90).
Chapte91                    Clocks anwatches and parts thereof
Chapte92                    Musical instrumentsparts and accessories of such articles
Section XIX                   Arms and ammunitionparts and accessories thereof
Chapter 93                    (Sole chapter)
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
93.01-07                         Firearms, ammunition and partthereof, except for specified exempt items.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
Appliances oequipmendesigneoadaptefowarfarolikpurposesdaggershand-held battery-operated devices designed to administean electric shock oncontact, otemit a high- frequencacoustishocor to discharge a gaor liquid; blowpipdarttippewitpoisonkniveof the kind known as flick-knives; knuckle-dusters; gloves, osimilacoveringfor thhand, incorporating protrusiondesigned to puncture obruise the skin; goodincorporating a concealed knife oblade;hunting slings, catapults oslinshotsshrunkethrowinironostakniveand similadevicesprotectivjacketanvestsbodarmouanothearticleoappareldesigneto resisthe penetration of a projectile discharged from a firearmsilencers fouswith firearms; detachable magazinefor certain firearms.
Section XX                    Miscellaneous manufactured articles
Chapter 94                     Furniture, bedding, mattresses, mattress supports, cushions and similar stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings not elsewhere specified or included; illuminated signs, illuminated name-plates and the like; prefabricated buildings
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
94.04                                 Useosecond-hanbeddinganbeddinanothegoodcontaininflock (see ParIIchap- ter 94).
Chapte95                    Toys, games and sports requisitesparts and accessories thereof
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
95.01-08                         Toyor playthingcoatewith certain metals (see Part II, chapter 95).

Chapte96                    Miscellaneous manufactured articles
Heading        HS Code              ÿ ProhibiteArticles
Goodbearing thword "Anzac" and goodwhose description includethword "Anzac"
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally

96.03-09  9603.30-

Pencilopainbrushecoatewith a materiawhosnon-volatilcontenocertaimetals i greater than the limitspecified (see Part II, chapter 96).
Docollarincorporatinapparatudesignetcausaelectrishocoprotrusiondesigneto puncture or bruise an animal'skin (see Part II, chapter 96).
Goodtwhiciattachethseeoanplanwhosimportatioisubject to restriction(see
Part II, chapter 96).

Section XXI                   Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques
Chapter 97                    (Sole chapter)
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
97.01-06                         Objectillegallexported froanother countr(see Part II, chapter 97).
Goodthat are national cultural propertof Papua NeGuinea (see Part II, chapter 97).

Conditions of admission of articles imported or in transit

2.1  Section I: Animals and animal products
Chapte1Live animals
Fish and crus- taceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates
Chapte5: Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included

Prohibitions, restrictions angeneral conditions relatintthimportatioogoods into Naurare subject to changashornoticeTascertaicurrenrequirementssenderaradvisetocontact Nauru diplomatic representativein the countrof posting or the Nauru authorities.
Being an island continent that irelativelisolated frothe rest of thworld, Nauris freomanof th human,  animal  and  plant  diseases  found  elsewhere.  In  order  to  preserve  thiunique environment, Nauru hastrict quarantine laws.
General notes
Certaianimalananimaproductmabadmittesubject to prioapprovafrothe Nauru
Quarantine and Inspection Service (NQIS).
No animalsbirdoinsectscheese,  egg or  mil (or  product containin these),  meat,  meat productor poultry (canneor otherwise)semenvaccineocultureshoney, rawhiddrums, trophieor another partoanimaproductshoulbsento Naurunlespriopermissiohas been obtained frothe NQIS.
The importation osome animalsparts oanimals anproductoanimaorigimay bpermitted subject to compliancwith quarantine legislation and musialcasebaccompanieby such declarationscertificateanothedocumentaarspecifiedOarrivain Nauruthesanimals and animal productwill be subject to such treatment, if any, aiprescribed.
Beesleecheansilkwormmabimportesubject to quarantine requirementanpacking criteria (see Part III, §§ 3.4.2 and 3.4.6).
Thimportatioofis(ialforms omarinlifothethawhales)whethefreshsmokedpre- served in airtighcontainers or frozenis prohibited unless the importeproduces, to Customs,written permission frothe relevant authorities (see Part III, § 3.4.2).
Conditionalsapply to thimportatioofishcrustaceananmolluscsoproductcontaining thesewith a mealeveomercur(calculateas,§§
3.4.1 and 3.4.2).
The following itemmabe imported under conditionspecified by the relevant authorities:
–   humaboneanothehumatissuesprovidethathpermissioiwritinof the Director, NaurQuarantinanInspectioServicetimport thbones otissueiproducetthe Collector of Customs (see Part III, § 3.4.2);
–   germs (disease)microbes andiseasagentsanalculturesviruses osubstanceoarticles containinolikely to contaiandiseasegermsmicrobeodiseasagentssubject to the consenof Healtauthoritieor the Director, NaurQuarantinanInspectioService (see Part III, §§ 3.4.2 and 3.4.3);
–  admissible biological specimensbacteriological and pathological substanceanperishable biologicasubstanceswhether infectiouor non-infectious, providethearpackeancarried inthe prescribed manner (see Part III, §§ 3.4.2 and 3.4.6);
–   shavinbrushes antootbrushes madfrom ocontaininthhaioanimalanmanufactured at a placsituateiAsioSouth East AsiothethaJapaoNew Zealan(sePartIII, §
–   brushe(othethashavinbrusheantootbrushesantoilearticlemadfroocon- taining the haioanimals and manufactured at a place in Asia or South East Asia othethan Japaor New Zealandprovidethathgoodaraccompanieby aofficiacertificate froan officeof a Health Departmenoequivalendepartmenithcountry iwhich thgoodwere manufacturestatinthmethobwhich thhair usein thmanufacturothgoodwas cleanseandisinfectebeforodurinmanufactur of  th goods,  an provide that  the methouseiapprovebthe ChieQuarantinOfficer as a satisfactormethofocleansing and disinfecting hair for use in the manufacture of the goodconcerned (see Part III, § 3.4.2);
–   specimenor part specimenovenomoureptiles, not listed in Schedule 1 or 2 othWildlife Protectio(Regulatioof Exports anImports) Ac1982, frowhicthvenoglandsductor fanghave not been removed (see Part III, § 3.4.2).


2.2  Section II: Plants and plant products
Chapte9: Coffee, tea, maté and spices
Chapte12: Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruit; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder
2.3 Section III: Animal ovegetable fats and oils and theicleavage products; prepared edible fats; animal ovegetablwaxes
Animal ovegetable fats and oils and theicleavage products; prepared edible fats; animal ovegetablwaxes
2.4 Section IV: Prepared foodstuffs; beverages, spirits anvinegar;
tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes
Chapte17: Sugar and sugar confectionery
Chapte22: Beverages, spirits anvinegar
Chapte24Tobacco and manufactured substitutes
2.5 Section V: Mineral products
Ores, slag and ash
2.6 Section VI: Products of the chemical oallied industries

General notes
All livplanmaterialincludinseeds, fruitscuttingsbulbsplantancorms requirprioapproval from the NaurQuarantinanInspectioService (NQISbeforimportAlarticlemadfromplant material, including timbeand articlemade frowood and bamboo, are subject to quarantinand musbe submitted to the NQIfoinspectionIfound diseased oinfestewitinsects,articlemayat the discretion of NQIS officials, be treated, destroyed oreturned at the owner'expense (see Part III, § 3.4.2).
Coffemabimportesubject to conditionsincludinquotasspecifieby threlevanauthorities
(see Part III, § 3.4.2).
Writtepermissiofrothe relevanauthoritieis required foimportatiooseedof a planoany othspecieStrychnonux-vomica, Abruprecatoriuor Ricinucommunis, or angoodsmade whollor partiallfrom, or containing, seedof a plant of such a species (see Part III, § 3.4.2).
Thesproductmabadmittesubject to prioapprovafrothe NaurQuarantinanInspection
Service (see Part III, § 3.4.2).
General notes
Informatioconcerninthimportatioogoodcovereby thisectiomabobtainefrothe
NaurQuarantine and Inspection Service (see Part II, § 3.4.2).
Permission from the relevanauthoritieis required fothimportatiooconfectionery containing more than 1.15% by volume of alcohol (see Part III, § 3.4.3).
Advicfrom customs authorities shoulbsoughbeforimportinquantitieoalcoholibeverages or spirits (see Part III, § 3.4.1).
Advicfrom customauthoritieshoulbsoughbeforimportinquantitieocigaretteoother tobacco product(see Part III, § 3.4.1).
Permissioirequired frocustomauthorities fothimportatioothesitem(seParIII,
§ 3.4.1).


Chapte29: Organic chemicals
Chapte30: Pharmaceutical products

Permission frothe relevant authoritieis required fothe importatioocertaiorganochlorine chemicals including aldrin (HHDN), benzene hexachloride (BHC) (HCH), lindane (g-BHC) (g-HCH),chlordanedieldrin (HEOD), DDT (pp'-DDT)endrinhexachlorobenzen(HCB)heptachlor, methoxychlor and oxychlordane (see Part III, § 3.4.2).
Thimportatioomedicinesdrugantherapeutisubstanceisubject to a numbeoconditions (seParIII, § 3.4.3)Itemincludeithescategoriearabortifacientsanaboliorandrogenic substanceonatural osynthetigrowthormonesaphrodisiacsaminophenazon(aminopyrine); bithiniol5-bromo-4'-chlorosalicylanilidebuniodysodium (bunamiodyl)cinchophenmethyester (methyl-2-phenylcinchoninate); fenticlorfooddrink ooral medicine fohumaconsumption that containglyco(or a derivativof a glycoothethapropylenglycolocalamuoroiocalamus; (2-isopropyl-4-pentenoylureaoil owormwoodlaetrilepreparations purporting tbe a remedy for drunkennessalcoholic habiodruhabitthalidomidetriparanolxylitolsnake-bitkitofirst-aid kits thaincludinstructionwhich recommentreatmenfosnake-bitby cuttinoexcisinthe bitten area, or the use of arterial tourniquets.

Chapte31:                    Fertilizermabimportesubject to permissiofrothe NaurQuarantinanInspectioService
(see Part III, § 3.4.2).

Chapte32: Tanning or dyeing extracts; tannins and their derivativesdyes, pigments and other colouring matter; paints and
varnishes; putty and othemasticsinks
Chapte33: Essential oils and resinoids;
perfumery, cosmetic or toilet
Chapte37: Photographic and cinematographic products
Chapte38: Miscellaneous chemical products
2.7 Section VII: Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof
Rubber and articles thereof
2.8 Section VIII: Raw hides and skins, leather,
furskins and articles thereof; saddlery
and harnesstravel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut)

Permissiois required from the NaurQuarantinanInspectioService fothimportatioof substancederived froorganimaterial (see Part III, § 3.4.2).
Writtepermissiofrothe relevanauthoritieis required for thimportatioocosmetiproducts containinmortha25mg/koleaoleacompound(calculatealead)excepproducts containinmortha25mg/koleaacetatdesignefousihair treatments (see ParIII, §
Importatioothesproductisubject to Customs (CinematograpFilms) Regulationanother conditionrelating to the content of the product(see Part III, § 3.4.1).
Polychlorinatebiphenyls, terphenylsetcmay badmittesubject to writtepermissioauthorizing importation (see Part III, § 3.4.2).
Erasersithshapobabies' dummieswhosdimensionarsmaller thaspecifieby Nauru standardsanerasersresembling fooiscenor appearancewhich fail to satisfy Naurstan-dards (see Part III, § 3.4.1).
General notes
Untreated ounprocessed articlecovereby thisectioarsubject to approvaby thQuarantine and Inspection Service (see Part III, § 3.4.2).


Chapte42: Articles of leather; saddlery and harnesstravel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut)
2.9 Section IX:
Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoalcork and articles of cork; manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork
2.10 Section X: Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulose material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard; paper and paperboard and articles thereof
Chapte49: Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industrymanuscripts, typescripts and plans
2.11 Section XI: Textiles and textile articles
Chapte57: Carpets and other textile floor coverings
Chapte62: Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted
Chapte63: Othemade up textile articlessets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags

Articlewhichavbeeusewitanimalarsubject to approvabthe NaurQuarantinand
Inspection Service (see Part III, § 3.4.2).
General notes
Articlecovereby thisectioarsubject to approvabthe NaurQuarantinanInspection
Service (see Part III, § 3.4.2).
Thimportatiooadvertisinmatter relating to goods thapurport to be fotherapeutipurposeand containing  any  statements  o claims  that  are  misleading,  false  or  extravagant,  isubject  to permission frothe relevant authorities (see Part III, § 3.4.3).
General notes
Untreateounprocessearticlecoverebthisectioarsubject to approvabthe Nauru
Quarantine and Inspection Service (see Part III, § 3.4.2).
Imported second-hand carpets and similaarticles are required to have been disinfecteby an approved method (see Part III, § 3.4.2).
Written permission from the relevanauthorities is required fothe importation ochildren's nighwear made from flammable material (see ParIII, § 3.4.3and apparel made froman-madfibretextile fabrics containing tris (2,3-dibromopropylphosphate, anyarnoothemateriamadthereo(see Part III, § 3.4.1).
Woolpacks  anwoolpaccaps including  those  consisting  o high  densitpolyethylene jute  or multifilamennylonmabadmittesubject to writtepermissiofrothe relevanauthorities(see Part III, § 3.4.2).
Written  permission  from  the  relevant  authorities  is  required  for  the  importation  of  second-hand clothin(noclothinimporteby a person fohioheowusoathclothinof amembeof hior her family) (see Part III, § 3.4.2).


2.12 Section XII: Footwear, head- gear, umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking- sticks, seat-sticks, whips, riding crops and parts thereof; prepared feathers and articles made therewith;artificial flowersarticles of human hair
Chapte64: Footwear, gaiters and the likeparts of such articles
Chapte65: Headgeaand parts thereof
Chapte66: Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking- sticks, seat-sticks, whips, riding crops and parts thereof
Chapte67: Prepared feathers and articles made therewith; artificial flowersarticles of human hair
2.13 Section XIII: Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials; ceramic products; glass and glassware
Chapte69: Ceramic products
2.14 Section XIV: Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones, precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewellery; coin
Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones, precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewellery; coin

Woodeshoeoanusefootweamusbapprovebthe NaurQuarantinanInspection
Service (see Part III, § 3.4.2).
Useheadgeamusbapprovebthe NaurQuarantinanInspectioService (see ParIII,
§ 3.4.2).
Sharp-edged and pointed articlemust be packed in accordancwith Nauru Post's requirements (see
Part III, § 3.4.6).
Articlewhichavbeeusewitanimalarsubject to approvabthe NaurQuarantinand
Inspection Service (see Part III, § 3.4.2).
Any rawuntreateounprocessearticlearsubject to approvabthe NaurQuarantinand
Inspection Service (see Part III, § 3.4.2).
Glazeceramiwaris prohibiteifbeinceramiwarof a kinnormally useiconnectiowith thstoragoconsumptioof foodireleases levels oleaocadmiuiexcesospecifiedlevels (see Part III, § 3.4.1).
Permissioirequired from threlevanauthorities fothimportatioocounterfeicoiocertain lead-coated items (see Part III, § 3.4.1).


2.15 Section XV: Base metals and articles of base metal
Lead and articles thereof
Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal
Chapte83: Miscellaneous articles of base metal
2.16 Section XVI: Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers; television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts andaccessories of such articles
Chapte85: Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers; television image and sound recorders and reproducers and parts and accessoriesof such articles
2.17  Section XVII: Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment
Chapte87: Vehicles, other than railway or tramway rolling-stock and parts and accessories thereof

Detaileconditionapply to thimportatioof organicompoundof lead, includinitems fousiinternal combustion engine(see Part III, § 3.4.1).
Written permission is required from the relevanauthorities fothe importatioometadrindis- penserocontainers that cause contamination of thdispenseocontainebeveragiexcessof specified levels (see Part III, § 3.4.2).
Writtepermissiofrom the relevanauthorities is required fothimportatioomoney boxecoated with a materiacontaininmortha25mg/koleaoleacompoundscalculatealead(see Part III, § 3.4.1).
Prioapprovairequired fothimportatioocertain typeoradiotelephonequipmenanfor CB
radios, cordless telephoneand cellular telephone(see Part III, § 3.4.5).
Detaileconditionalsapply to thimportatiooinsulateelectriconductorithe forocable oflexible cord classifiable as 25volt grade o66volt grade having a sectionaareoonesquare inch or les(see Part III, § 3.4.1).
Written permission is required from the relevant authorities fothe importatioomotovehicle windscreenswindows ointeriopartitionsanprotectivhelmetfomotor-vehicluserswhicdo not complwith specified standard(see Part III, § 3.4.1).


2.18  Section XVIII: Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical osurgical instruments and apparatusclocks anwatches; musical
instrumentsparts and accessories thereof
Chapte90Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical osurgical instruments and
apparatus; parts and accessories thereof
2.19  Section XIX: Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof
Chapte93: Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof
2.20  Section XX: Miscellaneous manufactured articles

Instruments for indicating specifigravitin accordancwith Beaume'scale shall be markewith the temperature and modulus ostandardizatioanmusbaccurattwithionsubdivisioof gradation.
Importation of the following itemisubject to permission iwriting from the relevant authorities:
–   applianceor equipment designed or adapted fowarfare or like purposes;
–   daggershand-helbattery-operatedevicedesignetadministeaelectrishococontact, or to emit a high-frequencacoustishocor to discharge a gaor liquid;
–   blowpipe darttippewith poison;
–   kniveof the kind known as flick-knives;
–   knuckle-dusters;
–   glovesosimilacoveringfor thhandincorporatinprotrusiondesignetpuncturobruise the skin;
–   goodincorporating a concealed knife or blade;
–   hunting slings, catapultor sling shots;
–   shrunken throwing ironor star kniveand similar devices;
–   protectivjacketanvestsbodarmouanothearticleoapparedesignetresisthe penetration of a projectile discharged from a firearm;
–   silencers for uswith firearms;
–   detachable magazinefor certain firearm(see Part III, § 3.4.1).


Chapte94: Furniture, bedding, mattresses, mattress supports,
cushions and similar stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings not
elsewhere specified or included; illuminated signs, name-plates and the likeprefabricated buildings
Chapte95Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof
Chapte96: Miscellaneous manufactured articles
2.21 Section XXI: Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques
Chapte97: Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques

Priopermissiois required from threlevanauthorities fothimportatioouseosecond-hand bedding, and bedding and othegoods containing flock (othethan flock made fronecleanwaste derived frocottonwool or jute) (see Part III, § 3.4.2).
Writtepermissiofrom the relevanauthorities (see ParIII, § 3.4.1is required fothimportatioof toyor playthingcoatewith a materiawhose non-volatile content containmore than:
–   250 mg/kg of lead or lead compounds, calculated alead; or
–   100 mg/kg of arsenior arsenicompounds, calculated aarsenic; or
–   100 mg/kg of antimonor antimoncompounds, calculated aantimony; or
–   100 mg/kg of cadmiuor cadmiucompounds, calculated acadmium; or;
–   100 mg/kg of seleniuor seleniucompounds, calculated aselenium; or
–   10 mg/kg of mercuror mercurcompounds, calculated amercury; or
–   100 mg/kg of chromiuor chromiucompounds, calculated achromium; or
–   50 mg/kg of soluble compoundof barium, calculated abarium.
Writtepermissioirequired from threlevanauthorities (see ParIII, § 3.4.1) fothimportation of:
–   pencilopainbrushecoatewith a materiawhosnon-volatilcontenocertaimetaligreater than the limitspecified in the noteto chapter 95 above;
–   docollarincorporatinapparatudesignetcauselectrishocoprotrusiondesigneto puncture or bruise an animal'skin.
Ishoulalsbnotethawrittepermissiois required fothimportatioogoods twhiciattached the seed of anplanwhose importation isubject to restriction(see Part II, generanotesto section 2.2 and Part III, § 3.4.2).
Naurauthorities regaranobjectillegallexported froanothecountraillegaimportswhich are therefore liable to forfeiture (see Part III, § 3.4.4).
WrittepermissiofrothTrusteeothe Papua NeGuinePubliMuseuanArGallermust bproducetthe Collectoof Customs to authorize thimportatioogoodthaarnational cultural propertof Papua NeGuinea.

Special provisions, Customs and other

3.1  Drawing up of customs declarations
Need to insert invoices
3.3  Need to attest to the origin of goods
3.4  Miscellaneous customs provisions
3.5  Provisions on infringements

No special action required.
Therarnspecial requirements concerninthdispatcoinvoicesbutiordeteffecthe clearancogoodscommercial documents describinanvaluing thgoodare to bpresentetoCustoms.
No special action required.
3.4.1 As regulationconcerninprohibiteor restricteimportarsubject to amendmenashort noticesendershoulascertaicurrenrequirements from Naurdiplomatic representativeinthe countrof posting or frothe Nauru CustomService.
3.4.2 Biologicasubstances – As regulations concerninprohibiteor restricteimportarsubject to amendmenashornoticesenders shoulascertaicurrenrequirements from Naurudiplomatic representativein the countrof posting or frothe Nauru CustomService.
3.4.3 Healtrequirementsmedicineantherapeutigoods – Informatioconcerninhealth requirements anthimportatioohealtgoodsdrugsmedicines antherapeutigoodmay be obtained.
3.4.4 Heritage items – Information concerning the importation of heritage itemmabe obtained.
3.4.5 Communications equipment – Informatioconcerninthimportatiooradiotelephony equipment, CB radios, cordless telephoneand cellular telephonemabe obtained.
3.4.6 Informatioconcerning Nauru Post's packinrequirements anconditions ocarriagrelatinto certain categorieof dangerougoodmabe obtained.
3.4.General information concerning Nauru Post'international servicemabe obtained.
In accordancwith customregulations, goodmabe seized if thehavbeethsubjecof a false or deceptive inscription, declaration, indication or representation.