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Optional Services – Extend Your Shipping Choices

DHL offers a wide range of Optional Services - from non-standard deliveries and billing options to climate neutral shipping. In this way, we give you the flexibility to choose the service that best fits your needs 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 10.00 EUR or 1% of stated shipment value if higher
Extended Liability Per shipment 4.00 EUR
Payable Packaging Per item 3.00 EUR
GOGREEN Climate Neutral By shipment weight 0.10 EUR per kg
Saturday Delivery Per shipment 48.00 EUR
Dedicated Pickup Per shipment 48.00 EUR
Dedicated Delivery Per shipment 48.00 EUR
Verbal Delivery Notification Per shipment 5.00 EUR
Hold for Collection For 7 calendar days No charge
Shipment Preparation Per hour 20.00 EUR
Duties and Taxes Paid Per shipment 18.00 EUR
Change of Billing Per invoice 10.00 EUR

Additional charges for Optional Services for domestic shipments.

Optional Service How We Charge Additional Charge
Shipment Insurance By shipment value 5.00 EUR or 1% of stated shipment value if higher
Saturday Pickup Per shipment 10.00 EUR or 0.22 EUR per kg if higher
Saturday Delivery Per shipment 20.00 EUR or 0.22 EUR per kg if higher
Dedicated Pickup Per shipment 10.00 EUR or 0.22 EUR per kg if higher
Dedicated Delivery Per shipment 20.00 EUR or 0.22 EUR per kg if higher
GOGREEN Climate Neutral By shipment weight 0.10 EUR for the 1st kg and thereafter 0.02 EUR
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.

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