Carry-on bag
Checked-in luggage
Medal fixing pins

Can I take this item on a plane?

Medal fixing pins are not subject to any restrictions and are permitted in your carry-on or checked in luggage or on the person [for displaying medals].

What are the restrictions?

There are no restrictions.

Why is this item restricted?

This item is not restricted.

What happens if I have a restricted item in my carry-on bag?

You will be asked to relinquish all dangerous or prohibited items found in your carry-on luggage. If you refuse:

  • you will not be permitted to move through the screening point, and
  • your airline will be advised of your refusal.

How does Aviation Security screen for restricted items?

We x-ray bags going on planes to make sure there is nothing dangerous in them. If something comes up on the x-ray that needs checking, the bag will be opened, searched and any dangerous or prohibited item will be removed.