Welcome to the Gibraltar Regulatory Authority website


It is the responsibility of the sender to determine if an item is prohibited or restricted. Customers should also be aware that the postal service providers are duty bound to respect the prohibitions and restrictions of other countries as well those of other stakeholders e.g. airlines, transportation companies etc. who may be involved during transit.

For additional information regarding prohibited and restricted items, please see links below:

Useful Links:

Imports & Exports Act 1986

Import & Export (Control) Regulations 1987

Prohibited Articles List (UPU) by Country - Scroll / choose the destination country

Dangerous Goods Regulations (IATA)

Royal Mail - Prohibited Goods

Royal Mail - Restricted Goods

Parcel Force - Prohibitions and Restrictions

Universal Postal Union Website - Customs lists of prohibited articles.