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The Russia Sanctions Regulations

Due to sanctions imposed on Russia, we ask our clients to read this before creating an order, as this will delay or return your parcel to the country of the destination. We at Topparcel follow all the guidelines and rules set by the government for any shipment going to Russia.

This may be different from what you can find on the governments website, but it business decision not to exceed these values.



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The maximum price for one item that you can send using our services is ≈£260 or 300€ with exceptions listed below



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 The total value of one parcel you can send using our services can't exceed ≈£850 or 990






Under the new customs regulations and the sanctions imposed on the Russian Federation, the total value of 1 parcel cannot exceed 990 EUR (~ 850 GBP) per person per day.

The new limit is valid on a temporary basis and is not subject to duty until 1 April 2023. Thereafter, this customs limit may be reviewed.


Category limits

Type of goods

Detailed example

Goods that can not exceed a value of 300 EUR (~260 GBP) per 1 unit

  • Clothing and shoes
  • Accessories (bags, purses, jewellery, watches, scarves, etc.)
  • Cosmetics and vitamins
  • Food products
  • Small goods for the home and garden

(We don't deliver assembled or disassembled furniture)

A bag of 400 EUR will be confiscated by customs as the limit of 300 EUR per item has been violated.

You MAY send a handbag worth EUR 300, a skirt worth EUR 300, a scarf worth EUR 250 in one parcel (total parcel value is up to the limit 990 EUR).

Goods that can not exceed a value of 750 EUR (~650 GBP) per 1 unit

  • Small electronic appliances (hairdryers, kettles, consoles, any electronics accessories)


We don't deliver smartphones and headphones, drones, laptops, storage devices, cameras and lenses, large or fragile appliances (washing machines, TVs, etc.)

Electronic appliances are strictly checked at customs.
All parcels are scanned at customs.

New generation iPhone - will be confiscated by customs as it is likely to be worth more than the customs limit.

The rules are similar to the example of goods up to 300 EUR per item.

Goods with no value limit, but no more than 990 EUR (~850 GBP) per parcel per day

  • Car and motorbike spare parts (We send wheels, wipers, pads and other spare parts)
  • Baby carriages
  • Bicycles
  • Photo and film cameras, projectors
  • Sound recording equipment
  • Musical instruments

We don't deliver bumpers, windows, airbags, motors (any parts that are too big, fragile or heavy)

The rules are similar to the examples of goods up to 300 EUR or 750 EUR per unit

Weight limit for food and groceries 

A parcel may not contain more than 5 kg of sanctioned food:


Sanctioned products are anything that contain:

  • Meat (sausages, jamon, stew etc.)
  • Milk (cheese, biscuits, milk chocolate, milk chocolate sweets, etc.)
  • Seafood (fish, canned tuna, etc.)


Oil up to 5 litres for one parcel.

All other groceries can be delivered without a weight limit. 

The parcel contains 3kg of sausage, 1kg of cheese, 1kg of biscuits. The parcel can be delivered as the total weight is 5kg.


The parcel contains 3 kg of sausage, 1 kg of cheese, 1 kg packet of biscuits, 3 litres of oil, canned vegetables. The parcel can be delivered, it weighs more than 5 kg, but as oil and canned vegetables are not sanctioned products, the weight limit can be exceeded.


The parcel contains 1 kg of chocolate, 3.5 kg of ham, 1 kg of cheese. The parcel cannot be delivered as it contains 5.50 kg of sanctioned products, it will be confiscated by customs.

Goods for pets

Pet food and any medicines belong to goods subject to veterinary control and may only be imported at checkpoints where the Rosselkhoznadzor inspection has authority, in other words, where border veterinary and phytosanitary control divisions have been set up.

We do not deliver pet food or any medicines for pets.




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