Shipping to Malawi

Our international shipping services for Malawi

By partnering with The Delivery Group, you’ll see your deliveries being carried out cheaper, and more efficiently, than other international delivery services on the market. Our customer services and systems can find you the best rates from the highest quality mail carriers and couriers. We can get whatever you need as air freight, air cargo, or sea freight to Malawi from the UK within one working week.

The best UK to Malawi shipping company makes shipping easier than ever – contact us today to get started.

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Some of the companies we work with

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Royal London

Our experience is that they are a company that delivers on their promises. They work hard to understand our priorities, are flexible and supportive and I’d have no hesitation in recommending them.

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With the ability to open up the network and provide full visibility of the mailing pipeline along with meaningful management information provision tailored to our needs consistently confirm why we chose them as our postal partner of choice.



The Delivery Group has been a loyal and long-standing service partner to Latcham for many years. We have developed and expanded our use of services from Downstream Access Mail services to now include E-comm and Pallet services. We have engagement at a strategic board level as well as highly responsive Account Management that enables us to work in partnership with them – Business Manager


As a major UK Retailer and online Brand our Marketing activity is reliant upon Direct Mail being consistently delivered to consumers in-line with our schedule. The Delivery Group have worked proactively with us for many years to ensure that this is achieved and helps to maximise the effectiveness of our Direct Marketing activity.

British Gas

British Gas

The Delivery Group are a critical part of our supply chain through their provision of services for both time sensitive Direct Mail and critical Transactional Mall communications. We have worked together for many years and benefit from a strong working relationship.– Senior Account Manager.



As a Mail Order company, we rely upon working with a delivery partner that provides a flexible and reliable service delivery operation and an Account Management team that understands and reacts to the needs of our business. We enjoy the experience of working with The Delivery Group.– Head of Logistics

Central Mailing Services

Central Mailing Services

During a recent review of suppliers within the Downstream Access Marketplace, Central Mailing Services identified The Delivery Group as our preferred partner. They provide a proactive and flexible approach that meets the needs of our dynamic and customer-focused culture. – Director



The Delivery Group are responsive to the changing requirements of our fast-paced E-commerce fulfilment business. They work with us to accommodate our needs and provide a punctual and reliable collection and delivery services.– Business Owner

Hub Europe

Hub Europe

The E-commerce fulfilment services provided by The Delivery Group provide a reliable and cost-effective solution for our business. The services are easy to use and are provided through a flexible approach to daily collections and professional Account Management.– CEO Hub Europe Ltd

Shipping to Malawi from the UK

Looking to expand your business internationally and start shipping containers to Malawi or greater Africa? The Delivery Group’s team of experts can help to get your shipments from the UK to Malawi professionally, quickly, and in the most cost-effective way. Our expert team of couriers can get whatever you need to be sent to its destination country within one working week.

When you ship with The Delivery Group, you’ll also receive your personal account manager who can help you every step of the way. We know that you don’t want to complete piles of paperwork when shipping internationally, so wouldn’t you prefer to just give your parcel to a courier and let someone else do it for you? Knowing you can rest easy with the fact your parcel will arrive safely, and on time? Your personal account manager will deal with all of the bureaucracy so that you don’t have to, in order to streamline your shipping process. If you have any questions regarding the shipment, they will be more than happy to answer any queries you may have.

Benefits of choosing The Delivery Group when shipping to Malawi

When you choose The Delivery Group to complete your shipping to Malawi, you instantly receive multiple benefits that make the whole shipping process so much easier.

Express and Time-Specific deliveries

Here at The Delivery Group, we know the importance of meeting deadlines and working as efficiently as possible. Getting your item to its recipient securely and efficiently is our top priority. So if you need a package out of the UK and received in Malawi on a specific date, we can help. The Delivery Group can offer time-specific collection and delivery options to make the whole process as simple and streamlined as possible. We can receive your package in Nottingham and have it delivered by our professional couriers to your recipient in Lilongwe at a specific time that suits you best.

Fully trackable deliveries with help from our app:

With every delivery you choose to be completed by The Delivery Group, you have the option to receive your own unique tracking number. For when you want to know where your parcel is whilst on its way to Malawi, and for you to update your client on its whereabouts, our deliveries are fully tracked and viewable through our app. So instead of having to keep your recipient waiting indoors all day for their package, they’ll know exactly when it’s due.

Shipping to Malawi as an eCommerce business

If you’re an eCommerce business that has shipped overseas before, or even if it’s your first time using any shipping service to Malawi, there are more than a few benefits to help you and your business grow globally. We can offer multiple benefits to aid your business trade overseas:

  • 72-hour deliveries
  • Proof of delivery
  • Bespoke management information and reporting
  • High-speed tracking throughout our network
  • And more

For more details and benefits, check out our page on sending parcels as an eCommerce business.

Clients we work with

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How much does it cost to ship to Malawi?

Having trouble finding cheap freight services to complete your parcel delivery or commercial cargo to Malawi? When you ship to Malawi with The Delivery Group, we bring you the lowest shipping costs with our bespoke pricing system. Our expert customer service team can find you the lowest costs from the highest quality couriers, and the cost of shipping your parcel is calculated based on the weight, size, and other variables which could increase or decrease the cost of shipping.

To see how much your item could cost you to ship internationally, contact us today so we can find you the cheapest shipping costs.

Contact us today to send your parcels to Malawi

We want our services to benefit you, and to streamline the whole process of shipping a parcel to Malawi from the UK, we do everything we can to tailor our services to your needs. Our cost-effective, fast, and secure delivery services and couriers can benefit you anywhere in the world, alongside our worldwide tracking services to put your mind at ease. If you would like to see how much our bespoke shipping to Malawi will be for your goods, contact us today.

How to address a parcel to Malawi

When sending parcels for delivery to Malawi, it’s important you correctly label the address to ensure it does not become lost in the post. We have labelled the address guidelines for sending parcels to Malawi below:

The elements per line for a physical address, as well as the number of address lines, will depend on whether the area is urban or rural, or is a postal address. Locality means the name of the city, locality, town, municipality or Traditional Authority (abbreviated: “T/A”). Meanwhile, “District” means the name of the administrative region or province.


Urban address:

  • Addressee
  • Avenue street + premises
  • Postcode + locality
  • Country

Which looks like this in practice:

  • Mr Burnet Namacha 
  • 21 Dunduzu 
  • 102010 KASUNGU 

Organization address:

  • Addressee
  • Premises +name of the organization
  • Building + avenue
  • Postcode + locality
  • Country

Which looks like this in practice:

  • Mr Pastor Bennie Saka 
  • Unit A Comesa House 
  • 12 Kamuzu Highway 
  • Chichiri locality
  • 309070 BLANTYRE 

Rural address:

  • Addressee
  • Section
  • Sub-locality
  • Locality
  • Postcode + province
  • Country 

Which looks like this in practice:

  • Mr Bennie Saka 
  • 12 Section D 
  • Somba Village 
  • T/A Chakhaza 
  • 204101 DOWA 

Postal address – P.O. Box:

  • Addressee
  • Organization name
  • Postcode + province
  • Country

Which looks like this in practice:

  • Mrs Susan Mphongo 
  • Malawi Posts Corporation 
  • O. Box 602
  • 312200 BLANTYRE 

Which looks like this in practice:

Postal Address – Private Bag:

  • Addressee
  • Title
  • Organization
  • “Private bag” + locality
  • Postcode +locality
  • Country
  • Which looks like this in practice:
  • Mrs Lisa Msusa 
  • Director of Postal 
  • MACRA 
  • P/Bag 261 
  • 309010 BLANTYRE 

If you need any further help when addressing a parcel to Malawi, feel free to contact our expert team; and we can guide you through the process.

Wondering where our shipping services to Malawi can reach? Our door-to-door shipping services can cover the entire country. Some popular locations include:

Lilongwe, Lake Malawi, Blantyre, Mzuzu, Zomba, Karonga, Mangochi, Liwonde, Salima, Kasungu, and many more. 

What can I send in my shipping to Malawi?

Every country, and all shipping companies, have shipping restrictions and prohibitions to most countries. When shipping to Malawi, take note that there are notable prohibitions and restrictions that you need to take into account before we complete our container shipping to Malawi. Take a look at this quick list of some prohibited and restricted items that absolutely cannot enter the country:

  • Acids
  • Airline Tickets
  • Artwork, Fine and Commercial
  • Bearer Documents
  • Bio Products
  • Cheques
  • Corrosives
  • Credit Cards
  • Flammables
  • Food
  • Gases
  • Infectious Substances
  • Magnetized Materials
  • Personal Effects
  • Poisons
  • Radioactives
  • Phones/modems
  • Piranha fish, Turtle eggs
  • Plant products
  • Playing cards
  • Publications for public resale
  • Radar equipment
  • Rubber made products
  • Seeds
  • Ship spares
  • Shoes
  • Soil samples
  • Sports equipment
  • Stationery
  • Stone/mineral samples for analysis
  • Swatches
  • Tapes

For an extended list of prohibitions and restrictions which may clarify some points, please visit the Malawi Customs website.