To avoid delays and issues with any of your shipments, please be sure to review what is acceptable for delivery and what items might require import permits.
Restricted or prohibited items are items that are deﬁned as any quantity of ﬂammable, explosive or corrosive materials. All camouﬂages items, or any other items of this nature deemed by the FAA (US Federal Aviation Administration), US Customs and/or but not limited to the government of Trinidad and Tobago.
We have provided you with a comprehensive list and information for your knowledge and research prior to the use of our service. If at any time you are in doubt of your shipments, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org before ordering the item(s) in question. If we receive any illegal substance at our Miami location, we will report this to the US CBP (Customs and Border Patrol) who will conﬁscate any or all items after they have been tested.
Please review the most common restricted or items requiring an import permit:
Include but not limited to
|Firearms, firearms parts, and swords|
|Ammunition, explosives or weapons of any kind|
|Any item with alcohol listed as the first ingredient|
|Lighters and Matches|
|Animals dead or alive, Animal skins|
|Bamboo articles, Honey|
|Gas / Gas powered tools|
|Tear Gas or Pepper spray|
|Any Currency (i.e. cash/money orders/stamps)|
|Live Plants and perishables|
|Human remains, including ashes|
|Illegal Substances and Rolling Paper|
|ALL Camouflaged Items|
|Cleaning solutions, flammable liquids or solids|
Include but not limited to
|Refrigerators||Animal oils, fats and greases, unrefined|
|Vegetable fats||Left Hand Drive vehicles|
|Feathers||Air conditioning units|
|Oilseeds, beans, nuts||Vitamins, Food supplements|
|Chillers, Freezers||Live poultry|
|Dibromochloropropane (DBCP)||Ship and boats (under 250 tonnes)|
|Ethylene Dibromide (EDB)||2, 4, 5_Trichlorophenyl (2, 4, 5_T)|
|Soil, plant, plant material, seeds, etc.||Chlordimeform|
|Thallium and its salts||Lead Arsenate|
|Aldrin, Dieldrin and Endrin||Pentachlorophenol (PCP)|
|Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS) and mixtures containing Ozone DepletingSubstances (ODS).|
|Fish, Shrimp, Lobster, Crab Meat, Copra|
|Used Right Hand Drive Garbage compactors exceeding 15 tonnes (15000 kg) MGW|
|Fatty acids and solid residues from the treatment of oils and fats|
|Dichlorodiphenyl Trichloroethane (DDT)|
|Oilseed cake, meal, and other vegetable oil residues|
|Equipment requiring the use of Ozone Depleting Substances – Such as: Air or Vacuum Pumps and Compressors and their parts, Dehumidifiers, Air Conditioning Machines/Units and their parts, Refrigerators / freezers and heat pumps and their parts.|
|Coconut in all forms including coconut seedlings, copra, desiccated coconut, coconut milk, and coconut cream (EXCLUDING Coconut oil)|
If you are interested in importing seeds, please follow the instructions below.
You are responsible for ensuring the accuracy of all documents provided and validation at the time of shipment.
At any time during this process, customs has the right to seize and destroy your seeds if any of your documentation are found to be fraudulent or incomplete. Note, you will still be liable for your shipment fees to RPM Express Couriers.