Send a parcel to South Africa from only £15.82


South Africa

Whether you’re sending a parcel to Cape Town, Johannesburg or Port Elizabeth, DPD Local Online can help you arrange fast and affordable postage to South Africa.

Send parcel to South Africa from the UK

Committed to providing the high levels of service you would expect, finding out how much postage to South Africa will cost is easy with our express and economy parcel delivery service. Just complete our online form and we’ll give you an instant quote.

Trusted by millions of senders worldwide, arranging postage to South Africa needn’t be hard work. At DPD Local Online, we can equip you with all the information you need to find the most appropriate parcel service for you, and our collection or local drop-shop options help to make sending a parcel convenient too.

To put your cheap parcel delivery in safe hands, send parcel to South Africa with DPD Local Online today.

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Do I need to deal with customs when sending from the UK to South Africa?

When posting to South Africa, you’ll need to ensure you parcel is cleared to get through customs without any problems, which requires you to fill out a declaration. Not to worry, though, because we’ll send you the forms you need when you book with us. Simple!

How much does it cost to send a parcel from the UK to South Africa?

With postage to South Africa starting as low as £15.82 when you book with DPDLocal-Online, it’s never been easier to send cheap parcels around the world. And to top it all off, we also offer loads of options on all of our services, including parcel cover, signature tracking, and express delivery. Send the way you want to at a fraction of the price you’d expect!

How should I address my parcel for delivery to South Africa?

One thing worth remembering about addressing to South Africa is that the postcode should be written on its own on the second-to-last line of the full address, much like the UK address format. You can refer to this example provided by the Universal Postal Union as a guide.

What items can I send?

The import regulations of South Africa do outline some goods that aren’t permitted for entry into the country, which include:

  • Narcotics and paraphernalia relating to their use
  • Poisonous or toxic substances
  • Cigars and cigarillos
  • Counterfeit goods

You can see the full list here, as well as checking out our prohibited items page for goods that aren’t permitted for carriage by our couriers.

Where can I find more information?

If you need any more information, you’ll find plenty of helpful stuff at our online Help Centre There you can browse our FAQ guides — covering everything from packaging tips to international shipping advice — or talk to one of our friendly advisors via the chat window.

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