Have you got Christmas cards or gifts to send to your loved ones abroad? Are you planning to send cards, letters or parcels overseas. here is how you can make sure that your international mail gets to it's destination this festive season.
Don't miss the post! Here are the suggested last posting dates for Christmas 2020 so that you can make sure that all your letters, cards and presents get there on time.
2nd Class Wednesday 16 December
1st Class Friday 18 December
Royal Mail Tracked 24® Saturday 19 December
Special Delivery Guaranteed Monday 21 December
Monday 7 December Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Central and South America, Far and Middle East
Tuesday 8 December Cyprus, Malta
Wednesday 9 December Eastern Europe (except Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia)
Thursday 10 December Australia, Greece, New Zealand and Turkey
Saturday 12 December Canada, Czech Republic, Finland, Italy, Poland, Sweden, USA
Monday 14 December Austria, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland
Wednesday 16 December Belgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg
This is what used to be known as Surface Mail.
Saturday 3 October Australia, Middle and Far East (except Hong Kong and Singapore), New Zealand and all other non-European destinations (except Canada, South Africa, USA)
Saturday 10 October Canada, Hong Kong, Singapore, South Africa, USA
Saturday 31 October Cyprus, Eastern Europe, Greece, Iceland, Malta, Turkey
Saturday 14 November Western Europe
Monday 23 November: Operational HM Forces
Friday 11 December: Static HM Forces
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