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Restricted items

IMPORTANT: Shipping with Parcel2Go is currently only available in the app


The following lists of items are allowed on Shpock, but have restrictions.

Cannot be sent via Parcel2Go:

If you want to sell them you’ll need to arrange for them to be collected or sent via a different courier:


  • Aerosol

  • Aftershaves

  • Air Bag

  • Alcoholic Beverages

  • Ammunition

  • Animals of any form (alive or dead)

  • Any Item Containing Petrol (Liquid, Gas Or Fumes)

  • Aromatherapy Oil

  • Asbestos

  • Ashes

  • Axe

  • Basin

  • Basins

  • Bath/Bathroom Suites

  • Batteries

  • Biological Samples

  • Blade

  • Cash, Credit Cards, Debit Cards

  • Chainsaw

  • Cheques

  • Christmas Crackers

  • Compressed Air & Empty Cylinders

  • Corrosive Substances

  • Counterfeit Currency

  • Counterfeit Goods

  • Credit/Debit/Cash Cards

  • Dangerous Goods

  • Diamonds

  • Driving Licence

  • Drugs (including prescription)

  • Engines

  • Environmental Waste

  • Explosives

  • Filth

  • Fire Extinguisher

  • Firework

  • Fish (live or dead)

  • Flammable Liquids

  • Flammable Solids

  • Food Items

  • Fragrance

  • Gases

  • Gearbox

  • Gems

  • Geochron

  • Gun

  • Hazardous Goods

  • Hot Tubs

  • Hover Board/Swegway/Segway

  • Human Flesh

  • Human Remains

  • Illegal Goods

  • Infectious substances

  • Item Described As "Unknown"

  • Ivory

  • Juice

  • Kayaks

  • Kitchen Appliances – White Goods/Coffee Machines/Microwaves (Hermes)

  • Knife

  • Knives

  • Lighter

  • Lights/Lighting/Lamps/Chandeliers (Hermes)

  • Liquids/Creams/Oils/Gel

  • Lottery Tickets

  • Magnets

  • Meat

  • Medical Equipment

  • Money/Cash/Currency/Vouchers

  • Nail Varnish

  • Oil

  • Oxidising Materials And Peroxides (Including Hair Dyes)

  • Paint

  • Paintings/Canvas Prints (Hermes)

  • Passport

  • Perfumes

  • Perishable Goods (all)

  • Pesticides

  • Plant

  • Poisonous Or Toxic Liquids, Solids Or Gases

  • Pornographic Material

  • Precious Metals (E.G. Gold, Silver)

  • Precious Stones

  • Radioactive Materials

  • Replica Weapons

  • Samsung Galaxy Note 7

  • Seatbelt Tensioner

  • Settee

  • Sharp Instruments - E.G. Knives Scissors And Axes.

  • Sink/Basin

  • Slush Syrup

  • Sofa

  • Spectacles (Hermes)

  • Stamps (unless Franked)

  • Steering Wheel

  • Tickets

  • Tobacco And Tobacco Products

  • Toilets

  • Tyre (Parcelforce)

  • Vehicle Bonnet

  • Vehicle Bumper

  • Vehicle Door

  • Water

  • Weapons

  • Wheels (Parcelforce)

  • White Goods

  • Windscreen

No Compensation:

The following items are sent at your own risk and we will not over Buyer Protection or compensation should something go wrong:

  • Amber

  • Antique

  • Boiler/Boilers

  • Bottles

  • Boxes (Plastic, Wooden, Toy)

  • Bulbs

  • Camera

  • Canvas Print

  • Car Panel

  • Car Spoiler/ Car Spoilers

  • Carbon Fibre/Carbon Fiber

  • Ceramics/Figures/Figurines

  • China/Porcelain

  • Chocolate

  • Clock

  • Coffee Grinder

  • Coffee Machines

  • Coffee Roasters

  • Computer Monitor/Monitors/Imac/All In One Computers

  • Concrete

  • Confectionary

  • Cooker Hood

  • Cooking Hob/Hobs

  • Crockery/Pots/Pottery

  • Crystal

  • Delicate Items

  • Detergent

  • Documents

  • Electric Cooker

  • Fiberglass

  • Fish Tank

  • Fishing Rods

  • Floor Boards/ Floor Tiles/ Laminate

  • Fragile Items (all)

  • Framed Painting/Photograph

  • Gardening And Household Tools

  • Glass

  • Glass/Glassware

  • Hamper

  • Headlights

  • Jewellery

  • Kitchen Appliances (Coffee Machines, Microwaves, etc.)

  • Lampshades

  • Lenses

  • Lights/Lighting/Lamps/Chandeliers

  • Marble

  • Microscope

  • Microwave

  • Mirror

  • Ornament

  • Overhead Projector

  • Packaging/Media Packaging

  • Perspex Boxes/Boxes

  • Pewter Figures

  • Picture Frames

  • Poster

  • Print

  • Projector

  • Real Fur

  • Resin

  • Scanner

  • Sewing/Knitting Machine

  • Shower Screen

  • SIM Cards

  • Spectacles / Sunglasses

  • Stoneware

  • Suitcases/ Flightcases (Not acceptable as packaging)

  • Surf Boards

  • Telescope

  • Television

  • Tiles

  • Torches

  • Turntables

  • Vase

  • Velux

  • Vermiculite Board

  • Watch

  • Window

  • Window Frame

For further information please visit https://www.parcel2go.com/prohibited-items

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