Security: articles prohibited


Dangerous goods are articles or substances which are capable of posing a risk to health, safety, property or the environment.

Prohibited items in hand baggage

Workmen’s tools
crowbars, drills and drill bits, including cordless portable power drills,
tools with a blade or a shaft of more than 6 cm capable of use as a weapon, such as screwdrivers and chisels,
saws, including cordless portable power saws,
bolt guns and nail guns;

Objects with a sharp point or sharp edge
items designed for chopping, such as axes, hatchets and cleavers, ice axes and ice picks,
razor blades,
box cutters,
knives with blades of more than 6 cm,
scissors with blades of more than 6 cm measured from the fulcrum,
material arts equipment with a sharp point or sharp edge, swards and sabers

Stunning/ paralyzing effect devices
devices for shocking, such as stun guns, tasers and stun batons,
animal stunners and animal killers,
disabling and incapacitating chemicals, gases and sprays, such as mace, pepper sprays, capsicum sprays, tear gas, acid sprays and animal repellent sprays;

Blunt instruments
baseball and softball bats,
clubs and batons, such as billy clubs, blackjacks and night sticks,
martial arts equipment.

Prohibited items in hand baggage and checked baggage

Explosives and incendiary substances and devices:
blasting caps,
detonators and fuses,
replica or imitation explosive devices,
mines, grenades and other explosive military stores,
fireworks and other pyrotechnics,
smoke-generating canisters and smoke-generating cartridges,
dynamite gunpowder and plastic explosives,

Guns, firearms or other devices:
firearms of all types, such as pistols, revolvers, rifles, shotguns,
toy guns, replicas and imitation firearms capable of being mistaken for real weapons,
component parts of firearms, excluding telescopic sights,
compressed air or CO2 guns, such as pistols, pellet guns, rifles and ball bearing guns,
signal flare pistols and starter pistols,
bows, cross bows and arrows,
harpoon guns and spear guns,
slingshots and catapults;

Fire extinguisher

Fireworks and other pyrotechnics, flares;

Compressed gases (e.g. butane, propane, lighter fuel, oxygen)

Electronic cigarettes

Batteries: lithium metal and lithium ion batteries

Flammable liquids