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Sending items we don't cover

There are some items that can’t be covered. We can still deliver them for you, but you send them at your own risk. So, if they’re lost, arrive damaged, or late we won’t be able to compensate you.

Some of the most common non-compensation items

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China

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Glass items

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TVs and monitors

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Laptops

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Furniture

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Badly packed items

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Strapped items

Two or more boxes strapped together

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Important documents

Including passports and driver’s licences

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Tickets

Travel and events

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Perishable goods

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Jewellery

Including watches and antiques valued over £250

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Money

Cash, credit or debit cards and cheques

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Memorabilia

Photographs, signed books, posters and vinyl records

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Photographic equipment

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Musical instruments

Check before you send

Download and check the full list of non-compensation items before you send your parcel. If there's something you're not sure about sending our team can help answer your questions. We'll try our best - as always - to make sure anything you do send has a safe journey.

Don't forget to check the weight of your parcel as well. Items weighed incorrectly or over 15kg can incur a penalty. Discover how to weigh your items correctly with our handy guide.

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Prohibited items

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A full list of what you can and can't send

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