Important Information

DHL has been alerted of the unauthorized use of its business name in SMS messages asking receivers to download an application with the extension '.apk'. We encourage you to let us know at your earliest convenience by sending a screenshot of the suspicious SMS to phishing-dpdhl@dhl.com, include the suspicious phone number in the message. After reporting the fraudulent message, please delete it and under no circumstance should you download the application.

View more information on fraud awareness

Annual Price Increase
DHL Express will update its prices, effective January 2022. In South Africa, the average price increase will be 8.0%.
The price change applies to all discounted rates and agreements, where contracts allow.

Until further notice, DHL Express will not accept shipments of military items subject to national export (or extra-territorial re-export) controls. Customers will be notified as soon as the suspension is lifted.

This suspension does not include domestic shipments or shipments of licensed dual-use items.

If you are uncertain whether your shipment contains military items subject to national export controls, please contact your national licensing authority.

Restrictions may apply on what items can be shipped from South Africa during the current alert level. Please ensure that all shipments are permitted for transport under the current applicable regulations and as required in our terms and conditions of carriage. View South African Government Regulations and Guidelines - Coronavirus Covid-19.
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