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Shop in Germany and ship to South Africa

Overview International Shipping from Germany to South Africa

From online shopping to doorstep delivery in South Africa, we provide all relevant services to get your stuff from Germany shipped to South Africa! Calculate upfront your shipping costs and delivery times, be informed about South Africa‘s import regulations and use our currency converter to explore a stress-free shopping tour in Germany! Our amazing services have convinced clients in more then 200 countries.

We support you through the entire shopping, shipping & customs processes! Check Germany’s best Shops or get access to amazing products on Amazon Germany or eBay Germany.

We offer via FedEx and DHL: Economy & Express Shipping to South Africa.

Import Restrictions

The following commodities are prohibited into South Africa:

  • Drugs and narcotics
  • Pornographic or objectionable materials
  • Plants, seeds, bulbs, raw cotton
  • Uncooked meat/poultry
  • Honey, beeswax, bees and their larvae or eggs, used beehive appliances
  • Uncut diamonds
  • Unwrought gold
  • Ammunition
  • Dry Ice
  • Furniture
  • Furs
  • Dangerous Goods as defined by IATA (Intl. Air Transport Association)
We do not want to be associated with counterfeit goods and upon suspicion of such goods being imported, Customs will be informed. It is prohibited in many countries to introduce counterfeit goods and where proven the Customs authority will seize the goods and penalize the buyer.
If you are offered very low prices for branded goods that are sold on shopping websites or via other channels, you can normally assume that the goods are counterfeit. High quality branded goods that are often copied are:
  • Shoes
  • Clothing
  • Bags
  • Expensive Watches
  • CDs and DVDs
  • Perfumes
  • Electronics

You can find more information here:

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Transit times

myGermany ships from Weimar, Germany to South Africa with following methods:

 

  • DHL PREMIUM
    7-8 working days
  • DHL Express
    5-6 working days
  • FedEx International Economy
    6-8 working days
  • FedEx International Priority/Express
    4-5 working days

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Customs & Taxes

South Africa has determined an upper value limit or allowance which means that they are exempt from customs duties or tax (de minimis threshold). The limits are:

  • Duty 0 ZAR
  • Tax 0 ZAR

Please note, that customs are free to change these limits and can work with their own assessment basis.

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Our rates at a glance:
Shipping Cost Calculator

What are the total costs? How long does it take? What is the cheapest rate? Our Shipping costs calculator allows to estimate the time and shipping costs incurred when shipping your parcels from Germany in your country of destination (including DHL & FedEx charges):

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