Shipping to Israel from the United States

shipping to Israel from the US

Israel import tax & custom fees

currency
Currency: Israeli new shekel (ILS)
tax threshold
Tax Threshold: 75 USD
tax vat gst
Tax (VAT/GST): 17%
duties calculation method
Calculation method: CIF

Tax & duties are calculated on the price of the products and shipping costs

The taxation for a particular country depends on the local GST/VAT, as well as the item category and its declared value. The tax & duty threshold is the amount at which a person begins paying taxes based on the declared value of an item.

Israel calculates using the CIF method, which means the import duty and taxes are calculated based on the value of the imported goods as well as shipping costs.

duties calculation method
Import duty product categories

Shipment items in an order will have relevant duties charged at this rate

  • Mobiles0%
  • Tablets0%
  • Computers0%
  • Cameras0%
  • Accessories0%
  • Accessories (Battery)obiles0%
  • Health & Beauty12%
  • Fashion6%
  • Watches0%
  • Jewelry0%
  • Pets Accessories5%
  • Dry Food & Supplements5%
  • Home Appliances6%
  • Home decor12%
  • Toys0%
  • Sports10%
  • Luggage0%
  • Audio video0%
  • Documents0%
  • Gaming0%
  • Books & Collectibles0%

We are constantly trying to keep this information accurate, but it may change at any time.

Shipping Documentation to Israel

Shipping internationally is a complex process that requires a lot of paperwork. It is a process that takes a lot of time and can be confusing. Forward.me automatically creates the necessary paperwork for your shipment based on the information you provide. This makes the process quick and easy for you.
  • Commercial Invoice
  • Tax Documents & Shipping Labels
  • Battery Statement

How Forward.me Works

Create a Forward.me account to get your U.S. shipping address.

Shop online in the United States and have your purchases shipped to your U.S. address.

When your packages arrive at Forward.me, click the SHIP button to get them sent to you!

Israel Customs: Shipping Restrictions & Prohibited Items

shipping to alcohol from the US
AlcoholProhibited
Animals
Prohibited
Chemicals
ChemicalsProhibited
shipping to currency from the US
CurrencyProhibited
shipping to drugs from the US
DrugsProhibited
Explosives
ExplosivesProhibited
shipping firearms from the US
FirearmsProhibited
Fresh Food
Fresh FoodProhibited
Plants
PlantsProhibited
Seeds
SeedsProhibited
Tobacco
TobaccoProhibited

Confused on Israel customs and regulations? Before shipping to Israel (or any country), it's important to know if there are any special arrangements to make when sending them or even if they are legal at all. Get shipping regulations for Israel and other countries at ForwardMe.

Cities in Israel. ForwardMe will ship American products to your door in any Israel city, including:

Shipping to Jerusalem
Shipping to Tel Aviv-Yafo
Shipping to Haifa
Shipping to Rishon LeẔiyyon
Shipping to Petaẖ Tiqwa
Shipping to Ashdod
Shipping to Netanya
Shipping to Beersheba
Shipping to Bené Beraq
Shipping to H̱olon
Shipping to Ramat Gan
Shipping to Bat Yam
Shipping to Ashqelon
Shipping to Reẖovot
Shipping to Bet Shemesh
Shipping to Kefar Sava
Shipping to Herẕliyya
Shipping to Nazareth
Shipping to Ra‘ananna
Shipping to Ramla
Shipping to Giv‘atayim
Shipping to Hod HaSharon
Shipping to Qiryat Ata
Shipping to Rosh Ha‘Ayin
Shipping to Umm el Faḥm
Shipping to Nes Ẕiyyona
Shipping to Ramat HaSharon
Shipping to Karmi’el
Shipping to Qiryat Ono
Shipping to Qiryat Bialik
Shipping to Shefar‘am
Shipping to Kafr Qāsim
Shipping to Gan Yavne
Shipping to Yehud
Shipping to H̱adera
Shipping to Modi‘in Makkabbim Re‘ut
Shipping to Lod
Shipping to Rahat
Shipping to Nahariyya
Shipping to Qiryat Gat
Shipping to ‘Akko
Shipping to ‘Afula
Shipping to Tiberias
Shipping to Eṭ Ṭaiyiba
Shipping to Qiryat Yam
Shipping to Qiryat Moẕqin
Shipping to Ma‘alot Tarshīḥā
Shipping to Ẕefat
Shipping to Tamra
Shipping to Dimona
Shipping to Sakhnīn
Shipping to Netivot
Shipping to Ofaqim
Shipping to ’Arāba
Shipping to Migdal Ha‘Emeq
Shipping to Nesher
Shipping to ‘Arad
Shipping to Tirat Karmel
Shipping to Sederot
Shipping to Qiryat Mal’akhi
Shipping to Qiryat Shemona
Shipping to Yoqne‘am ‘Illit
Shipping to Or ‘Aqiva
Shipping to Pardés H̱anna Karkur
Shipping to Bet She’an
Shipping to Jisr ez Zarqā
Shipping to Eṭ Ṭīra
Shipping to ‘Omer
Shipping to Qatsrin

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