Dangerous Goods

The Turks and Caicos Islands legal requirements for the carriage of dangerous goods by air are contained within the Air Navigation (Dangerous Goods) Regulations AN(DG)Rs and are applicable to all aircraft registered in the Turks and Caicos Islands and all foreign registered aircraft operating within TCI airspace, including private pilots, aircraft and helicopters owners and operators.  This page provides a summary of what dangerous goods are and the items that cannot be carried as baggage or cargo, except those items permitted to be carried by passengers and crew.

What are dangerous goods?

Many items which might appear to be harmless in everyday use can pose dangers wherever they are carried on an aircraft and are consequently forbidden for carriage by passengers either in the cabin or in their checked baggage. 

Examples of forbidden items include:

Explosivesfireworks, flares, party poppers, toy caps
Gasesmace, camping gas, culinary glazing torches
Flammable Liquidsmachines with petrol fuelled engines (including those which have been drained), petrol, lighter fluid
Flammable Solidsnon-safety matches
Corrosivescar batteries, mercury

Listed below is a Turks & Caicos Islands Civil Aviation Dangerous Goods Application. We have provided it in Adobe PDF format. Kindly print the application, fill it out and email or fax back to the Civil Aviation Authority at Telephone No. (649) 946-2137 / [email protected]

If you have any problems or difficulties with the forms, please contact the TCICAA as soon as possible.

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