Past Requirements

FedEx Ground Hazardous Materials Shippers, Beginning Aug. 1, 2011

FedEx Ground will require all hazardous materials documentation be completed and submitted electronically using a FedEx® electronic shipping solution, a FedEx recognized hazardous materials vendor software application, a FedEx® Compatible Solutions Program application or a custom solution that has the ability to transmit hazardous materials shipping information electronically.

In the chart below, find a listing of solutions for creating FedEx Ground hazardous materials OP-900LL,
OP-900LG and OP-950 forms and the action you need to take to comply with the new requirements.  

Solutions Action Required
FedEx® electronic shipping solutions No change required
Continue using your current solution to generate your documentation. The shipping solution will automatically generate the electronic manifest during the closing process.
FedEx recognized hazardous materials vendor software applications Contact your solution provider
The software providers are working to upgrade their systems to meet the new requirements.
FedEx® Compatible Solutions Program application
Contact your solution provider
The software providers are working to upgrade their systems to meet the new requirements.
Custom solution
Your internally developed or custom solution
(a solution not listed above)
Contact your FedEx account executive to schedule a consultation with a FedEx technology consultant
A FedEx technology consultant will work with you to identify the appropriate solution for you.
Typewritten forms
Learn how easy it is to use FedEx Ship Manager at fedex.com. 


FedEx Express Dangerous Goods Shippers

No changes are required. However, you should already be completing your Shipper's Declaration for Dangerous Goods forms using compliant checking software (reference International Air Transport Association [IATA] Dangerous Goods Variation FX-18 in the Dangerous Goods Regulations, 52nd Edition). Please go to the
FedEx Service Guide or contact the FedEx Dangerous Goods/Hazardous Materials Hotline at 1.800.GoFedEx 1.800.463.3339 (press 81 or say "dangerous goods") if you have questions.

For information on past regulatory requirements, click here.