Restricted & Banned Items


  • Liquid, semi-liquid and gases
  • Currency
  • Indian Postal Articles and all items that infringe the Indian Postal Act of 1898
  • Precious and semi-precious stones, gems, jewellery and equivalent items
  • Perishables
  • Radioactive or magnetic material
  • Negotiable Instruments (Bearer Form)
  • Pornographic material
  • Sodexo pass
  • Firearms, explosives and military equipment
  • Flammable Items
  • Toxic and infectious Items
  • Corrosives
  • Powders and chemicals
  • Drugs
  • Machinery parts containing oil, grease, fuel or batteries
  • All restricted items as per guidelines of IATA

Dangerous Goods



Definition: Commodities, which possess potentially hazardous characteristics. These are as the laid out by IATA in the Dangerous Goods Regulations.

The categories of dangerous goods are:

  • Class 1: Explosives
  • Class 2: Gases
  • Class 3: Flammable Liquids
  • Class 4: Flammable Solids
  • Class 5: Oxidizers and Organic Peroxides
  • Class 6: Toxic & Infectious Substances
  • Class 7: Radioactive Material
  • Class 8: Corrosives
  • Class 9: Miscellaneous e.g. Magnets – a danger to airplane equipment

The guidelines are available in the following links: