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Prohibition for air cargo into Australia



Prohibition for air cargo into Australia


Please be informed that the Australian Government has imposed restrictions on the carriage of air cargo from or through Syria, Egypt, Bangladesh, Yemen and Somalia. Except for items that are currently exempt from screening under the Aviation Transport Security Regulations.


Effective as from 19th December 2015, permitted items (Bangladesh and Egypt only):

  • Mail items under 500 grams
  • Cargo under 250 grams and shorts than 5mm
  • Live animals; human remains; biological tissues
  • Legitimately prepared dangerous goods
  • Commonwealth Government articles and diplomatic bags


If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact us.



Yours sincerely,


EVA Airways Corporation
The Netherlands Branch
Sales phone: +31–20-4466 273
Reservation: +31-20-4466 272
Email: Amssales@evaair.com


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