UK Export Lithium Battery Capabilities

UK Export Lithium Battery Capabilities

Last updated: 01/02/2017
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Lithium ion batteries PI966 & PI967 section II

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Lithium metal batteries PI969 & PI970 section II

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Lithium ion batteries PI965 section II*

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Lithium metal batteries PI968 section II

ROAD –

Lithium batteries SP188 by Road

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Lithium ion batteries PI965 section IB*

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Lithium metal batteries PI968 section IB

CLOSE OUT:19.00 hrs19.00 hrs19.00 hrs16.00 hrs15.00 hrs15.00 hrs
PRE-ALERT CUT OFF:18.00 hrs18.00 hrs18.00 hrs15.00 hrs14.00 hrs14.00 hrs
SURCHARGE:PI966: £3.00
PI967: £0.00
PI969: £3.00
PI970: £0.00
£85.00£0.00£85.00£85.00
Last updated: 31/01/2019
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Notes:


  1. Material Safety Data Sheet must be attached to every shipment
  2. Certain cities in China are supported using domestic flights. As such unless the domestic CN requirement for a copy of the non-dangerous goods certificate as well as the material safety data sheet to accompany the shipment is met. These shipments will be routed to final destination utilising truck movement and will incur a 3–7 day transit delay. Please refer to China restriction sheet for cities effected
  3. No Dangerous Goods service to Greenland
  4. Only Addresses in MOW, SVO, DME (Moscow City and Moscow region) and LED (St. Petersburg region) can be serviced
  5. Can only be sent to the following areas: Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir, Denizli, Adana, Kayseri, Gaziantep, Antalya and Bursa
  6. Days 1–4 departures only
  7. Loose Overpacks eg: Flyer bag not accepted
  8. Excludes Jan Mayen & Svalbard
  9. Shipper must pre-alert 48 hrs before bringing shipment into Norsk – dg@norsk.global
  10. Excludes Ceuta & Melilla
  11. Only shipments to SHA, PVG, SZV, HGH, FOC, CAN, SZX, SWA, DGM, ZUH accepted
  12. Excludes Dubrovnik
  13. ATH & SKG only, no Greek Islands
  14. TNG (Tangiers City) serviced areas closed
  15. Shipments to postcodes 6401-6620, 6631-6639, 6690-6698, 8000-9999 may have service delay due to road transport
  16. Days 1-3 collections only
  17. Additional requirement - 2 extra copies of the Dangerous Goods Declaration DGD
  18. Additional 2 days transit
  19. SIN days Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday only, only SIN codes no transit material
  20. Three original copies of the Dangerous Goods Declaration to accompany the shipment
  21. HKG Monday to Friday only, only HKG no transit material

*Shipments must comply with IATA changes effective from 1st April 2016

**There are a list of UK Domestic postcodes that can not send or receive Dangerous Goods by road. This is due to the fact these areas at present are only serviced by air. Please see the UK Domestic Postcode Exceptions table.

UK Postcode Exceptions

PostcodeService Centre
AB-AllABZ / INV
BT - AllBFS / LDY
DD - AllEDI / ABZ
DG3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9GLA
EH - AllEDI
FK - AllEDI
G - AllGLA
HS - AllINV
IV - AllINV
KA - AllGLA
KW - AllABZ / INV
KY - AllEDI
ML - AllGLA
PA - AllGLA / INV
PH - AllEDI / INV
TD - AllEDI
ZE - AllABZ