GENERAL TERMS & CONDITIONS OF DHL FOR THE (DOMESTIC) PARCEL/EXPRESS SERVICE (GT&Cs PAKET/EXPRESS NATIONAL)* 1 Scope of Application and Contractual Basis (1) These General Terms & Conditions, hereinafter referred to as „GT&C”, shall apply to agreements concluded with Deutsche Post AG and its affiliated compa- nies, hereinafter referred to as „DHL”, pertaining to the conveyance of parcels and express shipments, hereinafter referred to as „shipments”, within Germany. Their scope of application includes specifically agreed special and auxiliary services, here- inafter referred to as „services”, and the redirection of parcels. (2) In addition to these GT&C, the „Services and Prices” brochure, the “Regulations for the postal conveyance of dangerous goods and substances”, the „Transport in- surance” brochure as well as the „List of permissible contents (Valuable Items)” apply in the versions valid at the time; these documents are available at DHL’s offices for inspection. For Express shipments, the brochures „DHL Express service manual” and „DHL Express prices and transit times” shall also apply. The “DHL DOMESTIC and INTERNATIONAL PARCEL dispatch conditions” shall apply in addition for parcels. Furthermore, special service specifications shall apply to which general reference is made in the „Services and Prices” brochure, in individual agreements, or in transport documents (waybills, posting receipts, etc.). (3) Where not otherwise set forth – in the following order – by binding legal provi- sions, individual agreements, the special terms referred to in paragraph 2 above or these GT&C, the provisions of sections 407 et seq. of the German Commercial Code (HGB) on freight agreements/contracts shall apply.