Most frequent questions and answers
Anyone who is 18 years older can use Fly and Fetch. Each member needs to go through the Fly and Fetch verification process of providing a government-issued id, completing the training manual, and providing a requested photo. Fly and Fetch does not share any information with external stakeholders.
Fetcher/Traveler – Any Fly and Fetch member who is traveling abroad and has confirmed flight details.
Fetchee/Shipper- Any Fly and Fetch member who is shipping a package to anyone or have a package shipped to them
Yes, Fly and Fetch is a legal entity. We are a marketplace that connects shippers and travelers. Our company does not condone any illegal activity. Fetchers/Travelers have full control over what items they allow to deliver. Fetchees/Shippers are obligated to give and show an unpacked item and must allow the Fetcher/Traveller to check the item. Packaging can be provided but the fetcher should be present when packing the item/s.
Fly and Fetch also requires all members to comply with airport security regulations and pay the fees of international import/export and customs law. We always recommend our users to check the regulations of every country traveling to, including stopovers.
Any member of the Fly and Fetch community that violates our terms of service are promptly flagged and removed from our rooster.
Of course! Fly and Fetch identifies a need for affordable shipping. We would like to create a community that gives impact to both travelers and shippers. Travelers can earn extra cash or get perks while traveling. Shippers get access to affordable shipping to their loved ones and colleagues in other countries.
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Fly and Fetch is free to use and is open to anyone eligible to register and be a verified member. We only charge a fee when there is a successful match! Both Fetcher and Fetchee need to pay a small fixed fee to be able to communicate with each other. Fly and Fetch collect a service fee to cover transaction fees and operation costs.
We believe in the value that this community brings to alternative shipping needs. This is our sincere request to all users.
Let’s respect one another.
Fly and Fetch is not a courier company, it is a marketplace that creates a community. We do not tolerate:
- Profanity, abusive language, and rude treatment of any member
- Assault (Physical, Mental, Emotional)
- Manipulative Deal
Respond to Requests/Messages
- We encourage our users to respond to requests and messages within a 24hours time frame.
- Fetchers need to contact their Fetchees in a timely manner to give an update about the delivery.
Avoid making transactions with someone not within the Fly and Fetch platform.
Fly and Fetch verifies each user and provides precise terms and conditions in which all members are bound to follow. Fly and Fetch can provide a digital footprint of the transaction.
Due to some risks associated with the process of fetching and shipping, Fly and Fetch will only allow verified users to post on the platform. Fly and Fetch will not disclose any personal information such as home address and credit card information.
Completed and verified profiles increases the chances of getting a request or a match.
Yes, Fly and Fetch encourages you to pay duties and tax, as it is applicable to the item being shipped. Refer to some of the links that may answer your questions.
Bringing Items in Canada
Canada Border Service Agency(CBSA) – Determining Duties and Taxes Owed
Canada Border Service Agency(CBSA) – Duties and Taxes Estimator
Canada Border Service Agency(CBSA) – Border Reminder Checklist
Taking items outside of Canada
Canada Post – Find and HS Code
Canada Post – Estimate Duties and Taxes
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- Check your SPAM/JUNK mail.
- Double-check if you entered the right email address in your Account Settings.
- If all else failed, sent an email to [email protected] Subject: Email Notification