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Mailing cookies to Ireland

Jpan99 Oct 4, 2012 07:22 AM

Can I mail homemade cookies to Dublin? Are there regulations on shipping food overseas, either from US or Ireland government?

And if there are restrictions can someone point me to a gov website where I can find the info? Want to send some treats to my friend in Dublin who is recovering from an illness and I don't know if that's possible.

Thanks.

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    Harters Oct 4, 2012 08:27 AM

    Here's a link to Ireland's Customs, which has some information about food imports:
    http://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/...

    There's no specific mention of biscuits but I'd doubt whether any EU country had restrictions on them. There's an email address so you could ask the question.

    1. EM23 Oct 4, 2012 01:04 PM

      It looks like cookies/ biscuits are ok to send for personal use. See #6 under "Personal imports into Ireland from a Third Country" from the Food Safety Authority of Ireland. http://www.fsai.ie/faq/import_export....

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