- Book Now
- Documents Needed
- Restricted Goods
- Packing Advice
- Shipment Protection
Your Package Details
This option is for sending paper documents only.
You MUST enter the correct weight [kg] and dimensions [cm]
do so will result in surcharges being applied to your card
There may be duties for personal effects. Shipper and consignee name should be the same. Consignee may need to be present with original passport for clearance. Consignments cannot be shipped to hotels but to individuals. Gifts and samples are dutiable..
- Passports, used laptops, gold or studded jewellery, etc
Before sending your parcel to India, please make sure that none of the items in your parcels contravene the restrictions imposed by customs at destination.
Customs website: http://www.cbec.gov.in/
After you have paid for a shipping service to India, you will be redirected
to a page where you can download and print out the relevant shipping labels, i.e
AWB (Courier Air Waybills - barcode) - Proforma or Commercial invoice - Address label.
The above documents are standard for any international shipment.
Please note, if additional documentation is required for the import of any particular item, it is the
customer's responsibility to provide them at destination.
Goods travelling by 'Cargo' are subject to different restrictions to those travelling as carry-on
A shipment to India is deemed unacceptable if: it is classified as
hazardous material, dangerous goods, prohibited or restricted articles by IATA (International Air
Transport Association), ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organisation) or other relevant organisation.
Many items which appear harmless in everyday use can pose danger on air transport and are consequently
forbidden for transport.
The following page displays a sampling of common prohibited and restricted goods.
Your parcel must be boxed and well packaged. This will reduce the risk of damage to any item during
transit or any associated automated distribution process.
Please be aware the item is not taken by hand from collection to destination and will visit many sorted
facilities on its journey. For that reason, you need to protect the items to ensure they make it from A
to B safely.
The following packaging guidelines are recommendations to assist you in packaging your shipment:
When you book a shipping service to India, you will be able to choose an
appropriate level of cover for your shipment. We offer enhanced parcel protection for up to £2000
for a small additional fee.
If you do not purchase enhanced Shipment Protection, your shipment will be only covered to a maximum
value of £50 as per the limited liability set out in our
Terms & Conditions and subject to your
parcel passing minimum packaging requirements.
Please note that the declared value for customs purposes is not related to the declared value selected
for Shipment Protection. We encourage all customers to purchase shipment protection cover for loss or
We have a detailed and comprehensive Help Section here. If you cannot find
the answer or advice you are looking for there, please use our enquiry form
Many companies, of all types, try to save money and increase profits by either reducing their quality of service or passing work back to their customers rather than investing in the time to do it themselves. When booking a service or buying a product, consumers often find that they're expected to sort out a lot of the details that were once the domain of the professionals. At RapidParcel.com, as you'll discover if you want to arrange a package delivery to Kanpur, we take the opposite view. We utilise a combination of the best in modern technology and customer service in order to make sure that we do the work and keep the process of booking shipping to Kanpur as simple as it possibly can be for you.
Kanpur is one of the oldest industrial cities in northern India, having been founded on the banks of the River Ganges as long ago as the thirteenth century. By the nineteenth century it was one of the country's main centres for the leather and textile industries, although in recent years industries in the city have grown up around detergent, food processing, tea packaging, plastics, and packaging and exports. So swift has the economic growth of Kanpur been that the number of industrial units in the city grew from 14,000 in 1998 to 29,000 in 2009.
It seems likely, then, that the call for shipping to Kanpur is set to grow, and with it the demand for Kanpur parcel delivery, which with RapidParcel.com is as quick and convenient as it is reliable. Whether you're an individual sending a parcel delivery to Kanpur for the first time, or a business that needs to organise Kanpur shipping on a regular basis, the process itself may seem a trifle daunting from the outside. At RapidParcel.com we appreciate this, and that's why we've boiled down what could be the long, complicated process of arranging a Kanpur parcel delivery into six easy steps. Step one is, of course, choosing a courier to handle your Kanpur package delivery, and we've done the work for you here by only working with the best and most trustworthy couriers available. Enter your details and pick the deal that suits you best , safe in the knowledge that we've negotiated market-leading prices for shipping to Kanpur on your behalf. Once you've made your choice you simply enter the address for your package delivery to Kanpur, provide a few more details as to precisely what is being sent and where, confirm all of the above, and then make a payment using our secure payment process. Following these six logical, ordered steps is all it takes to send shipping anywhere around the world; so it could be a parcel delivery to Surat or a package delivery to Pune rather than a Kanpur package delivery that you need to send on its way. Whatever you want to send, you'll find our combination of low prices, high quality and ease of use is simply impossible to beat.