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Restricted items – Do Not Pack or Ship

AMJ Campbell


Are you wondering what the restricted items are that we can not pack for you? By law, a household goods carrier like AMJ Campbell cannot transport dangerous substances as defined in the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act of Canada. Many everyday items, such as those identified below, are dangerous goods or are articles that could cause serious accidents or damage to your possessions. The following products and other similar items must never be packed/shipped/moved by van:

  • Anti-Freeze
  • Disinfectants
  • Cleaners
  • Ammunition
  • Matches/Fireworks
  • Beer
  • Wood Stains
  • Welding Gases
  • Petroleum Fluids
  • Acids of any kind
  • Aerosol Cans
  • Ammonia
  • Wine*
  • Restricted Firearms
  • Cigarette Lighters
  • Charcoal Briquettes/Firewood
  • Lawn & Garden Chemicals/Fertiliser
  • Gasoline/Kerosene
  • Mercury thermometers
  • Bleach
  • Lighter Fluid
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Paints (including craft paints)
  • Shellac & Varnishes
  • Solvents
  • Liquid Cleaners
  • Batteries (over 1 year old)*
  • Propane Tanks
  • Perfumes/Colognes*

*Note: At the discretion of the carrier, personal toiletries (colognes/perfumes), batteries not greater than one year old and wine (not an extensive collection) may be packed and shipped providing these items are packed into containers (Rubbermaid type) and the containers are encased in plastic wrap to prevent leakage. Please discuss the packing and transportation of these specific articles with your AMJ moving consultant.