General guidelines

Items listed below (or any item similar in content or description) can’t be carried under any of the services (unless specified). Any person sending such an item may have their order cancelled without notice or refund. IMPORTANT: This list is not exhaustive, it is just a rough guide.

Items which are made of glass or have glass components can be sent at your own risk, but ARE NOT covered against loss or damage. External car parts CANNOT be sent through any service on Zipper. This includes bumpers and bonnets.

Aerosols
Alcohol
Ammunition
Animals
Antiques (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Any Item Containing Liquids
Any Item With Glass Components (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Apple IMac (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Apple IPad (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Apple IPhone (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Apple Macbook (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Apple Macbook Pro (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Apple Powermac (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Arms And Ammunition
Artworks (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Batteries
Beer
Birds
Boat Engines
Bodily Fluids
Boiler
Bonds
Bottled Liquids
Bouquets
Bullion
CRT Screens (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Camera Lenses (SLR)(carried on a no-compensation basis)
Canned Liquids
Car Body Panels
Car Bonnets
Car Boots
Car Bumpers
Car Doors
Car Engines
Car Headlamps (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Car Seats (excluding Child Seats)
Cash
Ceramics (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Champagne
Charcoal
Cheques
China (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Chocolate
Christmas Crackers
Coal
Coke (coal)
Cologne
Compressed Gas
Corrosive Materials
Counterfeit Items
Cupboards (freestanding)(carried on a no-compensation basis)
Damaged Goods (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Dangerous Goods
Deceased Animals
Deodorant
Diesel
Drawers (freestanding) (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Drugs
Drums (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Empty Aerosols
Empty Gas Cylinders
Empty Pressure Cylinders
Engines
Exhausts
Explosive Materials
Fax Machines (prohibited for international shipments only)
Firearms (including Replica)
Fireworks
Fish
Fishing Rods
Flammable Materials
Flowers
Fluid
Food
Freestanding Furniture(carried on a no-compensation basis)
Fur(carried on a no-compensation basis)
Furniture (freestanding)(carried on a no-compensation basis)
Gas Cylinders
Gasses
Glass (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Golf Clubs (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Guitars (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Guns
Hazardous Goods
Headlamps (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Illegal Substances
Imitation Firearms
Jewellery Valued Over Rs.5,000 (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Juice
Keyboards (musical Instrument)(carried on a no-compensation basis)
Knives
LCD Screens (carried on a no-compensation basis)
LCD TVs (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Laptops (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Large Car Components
Lenses (glass)
Liquid
Liquids
Live Animals
Livestock
Lottery Tickets
Magnum
Marble (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Medical Samples
Mirrors (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Mobile Phones valued over Rs.5,000 carried on a no-compensation basis)
Monitors (LCD/CRT/TFT/LED)(carried on a no-compensation basis)
Motorcycle Engines
Motorcycle Panels
Munitions
Musical Instruments (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Netbooks (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Notebook Computers (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Oil
Outboard Motors
Oxidising Materials
Paint
Passports
Perfume
Perishable Goods
Personal Effects(carried on a no-compensation basis)
Petrol
Pharmaceutical Products
Photocopiers (prohibited for international shipments only)
Pianos (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Pills
Plants
Plasma Screens (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Plasma TVs (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Poorly Packaged Goods
Porcelain (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Pots (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Pottery (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Powders and chemicals
Precious Metals Valued Over Rs. 5000 (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Precious Stones
Pressurised Containers
Pressurised Cylinders
Printer Cartridges (prohibited for international shipments only)
Printers (prohibited for international shipments only)
Pyrotechnics
Radioactive Materials
Replica Guns
Replica Items
Replica Weapons
Screens (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Settees
Sheet Metals (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Sheet Plastics (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Shrubs
Sofas
Spray Cans
Stolen Goods
TFT Screens (carried on a no-compensation basis)
TVs (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Tables (freestanding)(carried on a no-compensation basis)
Tablet Computers (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Tablets (pills)
Televisions(carried on a no-compensation basis)
Tiles(carried on a no-compensation basis)
Tissue Samples
Toilets
Toner Cartridges (prohibited for international shipments only)
Toxic Materials
Toy Guns
Trees
Trumpets (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Un-boxed Furniture
Un-packaged Goods
Unboxed Bicycles
Vases (carried on a no-compensation basis)
Vodka
Wardrobes (freestanding)(carried on a no-compensation basis)
Water
Weapons
Whiskey
Wine