Packing Instruction Type :

967 Section I | UN3481

What you need to know to ship lithium batteries?


Required Documents

  • Shipper's Declaration required.

  • Indicate as below in FedEx air waybill:

    • “Dangerous Goods as per attached Shipper's Declaration”.

 


Required Packaging and Labelling

  • Strong rigid outer packaging.

  • Class 9 Lithium Battery Label required (Figure 1).

If net quantity of batteries per package is no more than 5kg:

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Figure 1


Surcharges

IDG surcharge: Yes.

AUD 83.90 per shipment or AUD 1.20 per kg, whichever is greater. A minimum billable weight may apply.

(*): The amount may varied based on the local billing currency

Other surcharges may be applied depend on your shipment’s requirements. Click here for further details.


Origins and Destinations

Customers can drop off shipments at FedEx World Service Center® locations. Click here to find your nearest FedEx World Service Centre®.

FedEx Authorized Service Center® locations do not accept any lithium battery shipments.

Ship from Australia

Origin locations Accepted
Sydney  Yes
Melbourne Yes
Brisbane Yes
Gold Coast Yes
Adelaide -
Perth -
Canberra Yes
Destination Locations Accepted
China All locations -
France All locations Yes
Germany All locations Yes
Guam All locations -
Hong Kong SAR, China All locations Yes
India All locations Yes
Indonesia All locations -
Japan All locations Yes
Malaysia All locations Yes
New Zealand Auckland -
Philippines1 All locations Yes
Singapore All locations Yes
South Korea All locations Yes
Taiwan, China All locations Yes
Thailand2 All locations Yes
UAE All locations Yes
USA3 All locations Yes
Vietnam All locations -

Ship to Australia

Destination locations Accepted
Sydney Yes
Melbourne Yes
Brisbane Yes
Gold Coast Yes
Adelaide -
Perth -
Canberra Yes
Origin Locations Accepted
China All locations -
France All locations Yes
Germany All locations Yes
Guam All locations -
Hong Kong SAR, China All locations Yes
India All locations Yes
Indonesia All locations Yes
Japan All locations Yes
Malaysia All locations Yes
New Zealand Auckland -
Philippines1 All locations Yes
Singapore All locations Yes
South Korea All locations Yes
Taiwan, China All locations Yes
Thailand2 All locations Yes
UAE All locations Yes
USA3 All locations Yes
Vietnam All locations Yes

1 Philippines: Service limited to BNQ (Pasay City), CUJ (Cavite), CYU (Clark), CYZ (Quezon City), LWA(Laguna), MNL(Manila), PAG(Pasig) and SFE(Subic) locations only.

2 Thailand: Lithium battery shipment to locations HHQX (Bangna, Samutprakarn), NAKA (Nakorn Ratchasima), HKTA (Phuket), CNXA (Chiang Mai) and LPTA (Lumpoon) must use Broker Select Option service only (no FedEx clearance and no FedEx delivery). Lithium battery shipments have a daily storage fee.

3 ALASKA (USA):

  • Dangerous goods are prohibited to/from locations BRW and PUO in Anchorage, Alaska. This includes all Section II lithium battery shipments bearing the Lithium Battery Mark.

  • Dangerous goods are prohibited to/from locations Juneau (JNU), Ketchikan (KTN), and Sitka (SIT) however Section II lithium batteries bearing the Lithium Battery Mark without the CARGO AIRCRAFT ONLY label can be accepted to/from these locations.

HAWAII (USA): Dangerous goods are prohibited to/from the Kalaupapa area of the island of Molokai however Section II lithium batteries bearing the Lithium Battery Mark without the CARGO AIRCRAFT ONLY label can be accepted to/from these locations.