"I have always sent heavier parcels due to the price advantage, Sue....the only thing is, when I look on the website for postage from Australia, it mentions something about a girth measurement that can't be exceeded, so I always send parcels…"
"With the increased parcel fees now payable on all parcels entering South Africa, rgardless of weight, I am saving my goodies to make larger parcels sent less often. This will save Ronda at South Africa end, and ultimately is cheaper here at…"
"Thank you for the suggestion, Joy. I'll do just that. I hope it will help, though we have trouble reaching the members that are not on Facebook and don't use the forum either. Anything is worth a shot!"
Did you know that every parcel
Knit-a-square receives incurs a mandatory handling fee of $3.75 US, charged by the
South African Customs and Excise?
When mailing a package, it is critical
to put BONA FIDE GIFT FOR CHARITY,
NO COMMERCIAL VALUE on your parcel and
a declared value of $0 on your Customs Slip
so KAS doesn't incur additional postage fees.