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Surcharges for Exceptional Activities

DHL Express is committed to providing customers with the best delivery service, which is why we are continuing to offer coverage to more parts of the world than any other company.
In order to maintain a consistently high level of service, DHL Express levies under given conditions a surcharge for exceptional activities. DHL Express regularly evaluates the level of these surcharges to reflect the changing costs associated with offering exceptional activities, and we strive to ensure these surcharges remain fair for our customers.
The following surcharges are payable on international shipments:

Description Surcharges (NGN)
Remote Area Delivery 4,460.00 NGN
Remote Area Pickup 4,460.00 NGN
Dangerous Goods in Excepted Quantities 1,800.00 NGN
Dangerous Goods in Limited Quantities 7,000.00 NGN
Full Dangerous Goods 28,000.00 NGN
Dry Ice (UN1845) 3,500.00 NGN
Lithium Batteries Section II (PI966, PI969) 1,800.00 NGN
Lithium Batteries Section I, II (PI965) 28,000.00 NGN
Oversize Piece 28,800.00 NGN
Non-Stackable Pallet 54,000.00 NGN
Address Correction 3,500.00 NGN
Elevated Risk 7,000.00 NGN
Restricted Destination 10,600.00 NGN
The following surcharges are payable on domestic shipments, when different to those above:

Description Surcharges (NGN)
Remote Area Delivery 4,460.00 NGN
Oversize Piece 14,400.00 NGN
Non-Stackable Pallet 27,000.00 NGN
Address Correction 1,040.00 NGN
Valid from January 1, 2019

Should you have any questions on surcharges please contact usContact Us.