Prohibited Items

Here's a list of Prohibited Items that Shippsy does not handle:

  • Amazon Removal and Return items are not allowed
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Animals and Animal Products, usually refer to LIVE and/or dead organisms (Does not refer to commodities for animals)
  • Animal Foods, Supplements, and Treats, including flea/tick prevention
  • Antiques
  • Breakable / Fragile Items 
  • Agricultural product
  • Asbestos
  • Baby Walkers, and Car seats for baby
  • Baby formulas not made in the US
  • Beef jerky and processed meat sticks
  • Cigarettes, E-Cigarettes, Smokeless Cigarettes, tobacco, or anything with nicotine
  • Chairs/furniture that reclines, swivels or has any motion
  • Chemicals or devices used to exterminate, repel, or trap any animals, insects, or plants
  • Children's Tylenol
  • Counterfeit coin
  • Diamonds (rough)
  • Herbicides, rodenticide, pesticides, plant growth regulators, anti-sprouting products, disinfectants, fungicides, or insecticides
  • Firearms, ammunition for firearms & explosives.  Gun, and/or firearm parts, antiques, holsters, cases, scope, and any firearms-related accessories.
  • Fireworks, Sparklers, etc.
  • Dehydrated Emergency Food Kits / MRE's
  • Growth Hormones, CBD Extracts (supplements, vitamins, etc are NOT considered growth hormones)
  • Any supplements that are used for hormonal balance or anything regarding hormones
  • Human remains including ashes
  • Items considered hazardous material or hazardous waste
  • Knives
  • Lettermails / Envelopes 
  • Live Plants, Flowers and Seeds
  • Lottery tickets and gambling devices
  • Meat products (any dry food, stews, bars, soups) not made in the US is not allowed
  • Money, Coins Cash, Gift Checks, Credit/Debit Cards
  • Mystery Boxes
  • USPS Shipping Supplies
  • Narcotics (Includes Cannabis, Cannabis by-products, THC & CBD products)
  • New or Used motor vehicles
  • Pornographic and/or obscene material
  • Packages that are wet, leaking, or emit an odor of any kind
  • Perishable goods and other items that require refrigeration/cold packs
  • Personal Documents (passports, ID’s, Bank statements, letters from friends, etc)
  • Paintball markers, airsoft guns, and accessories
  • Protein Powders made in China ( protein powders made in the USA, CA or MX is okay)
  • Prescribed medications
  • Refrigerators not made in North America(US/CA/MX) are not allowed 
  • Single-use plastics(Cutlery, stir sticks, straws and the likes)
  • Spore microscopy Kit/Mushroom Spores
  • Electrical sprayer/thermal fogger
  • Used Bedsheets and pillowcase
  • Used farm equipment
  • Milk / Dairy Products
  • Shippsy will not be accepting FRAGILE ITEMS.
    Fragile items include anything that can be easily broken, from glassware to antiques and more. These delicate items can be made of any material, including crystal and ceramic, and need extra attention before shipping.
  • Gifts and other personal items with no documented value are not allowed.

    Please note that Shippsy will NOT BE ACCEPTING items that are not properly packed(items in paper bags) and items with no valid shipping label. Packages in paper bags that are sent to our US facility will be automatically disposed.

    We are fully compliant with CBSA regulations. Misdeclaration / inaccurate item descriptions or values will result in a $300 penalty and permanent suspension of your account, and you may face penalties or more severe consequences from CBSA.

    NOTE: This list is not all-inclusive, there may be other items that may be prohibited. For questions/concerns, please email us at