Optional Services – Extend Your Shipping Choices
DHL offers a breadth of Optional Services - from non-standard deliveries and billing options to climate neutral shipping. With a flexible choice of service enhancements, you have added convenience when using our express delivery services worldwide.
Please note that not all Optional Services are available with every shipment or in every country.
Additional charges for Optional Services for international shipments
|Optional Service||How We Charge||Additional Charge|
|Shipment Insurance||By shipment value||£12.00 or 1.5% of stated shipment value if higher|
|Payable Packaging||Per item||Variable|
|GOGREEN Climate Neutral||By shipment weight||International: £0.09 per kg; Domestic: £0.02 per kg, Subject to a minimum charge of £0.09 per shipment.|
|GOGREEN Carbon Estimate||Per report||£180.00|
|GOGREEN Carbon Footprint||Per annum||£1,800|
|Saturday Pickup||Per shipment||£18.00|
|Saturday Delivery||Per shipment||£30.00|
|Hold for Collection||For 7 calendar days||No charge|
|Shipment Preparation||Per hour||Variable|
|Duties and Taxes Paid||Per shipment||£16.00|
|Neutral Delivery||Per shipment||£16.00|
|Payment Deferment||Per shipment||£10.00 or 2% of the funds advanced if higher|
|Change of Billing||Per invoice||£9.00|
Optional Services and Surcharges are in addition to applicable transportation charges. They will be billed in accordance with the published rates current at the time the shipment booking is made.