Royal Mail Last Posting Dates Christmas 2017

By Chris Dawson October 5, 2017 - 11:00 am

Christmas might seem a long long way away but the first last posting dates are already ticking by in the calendar. After Thursday the 12th of October 2017 it’ll be too late to post Royal Mail International Economy to South Africa, Hong Kong, Singapore, USA and Canada. It’s already too late for International Economy mail to Australia, New Zealand, Far East and most other non-European destinations.

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Last Posting Dates Christmas 2017 -UK Mail

Last Posting Date Service
Wed 20 Dec 2nd Class and 2nd Class Signed For
Thur 21 Dec Special Delivery Guaranteed
Thur 21 Dec 1st Class and 1st Class Signed For
Fri 22 Dec Special Delivery Guaranteed Saturday Delivery

Last Posting Dates Christmas 2017 – BFPO

Last Posting Date Service
Mon 27 Nov International Standard to operational HM Forces Mail
Mon 11 Dec International Standard to static HM Forces Mail

Last Posting Dates Christmas 2017 – International Economy Mail

Last Posting Date Service
Wed 27 Sep Australia, New Zealand and all other non-European destinations (except Middle East, South Africa, Far East, USA and Canada)
Thur 28 Sep Middle and Far East (except Hong Kong and Singapore)
Thur 12 Oct South Africa, Hong Kong, Singapore, USA and Canada
Thur 2 Nov Eastern Europe, Greece, Cyprus, Turkey, Malta and Iceland
Thur 16 Nov Africa, Middle East

Last Posting Dates Christmas 2017 – International Standard (airmail) and International tracking signature services

Last Posting Date Service
Sat 2 Dec Africa, Middle East
Wed 6 Dec Cyprus, Malta, Asia, Far East, Eastern Europe (except Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia)
Thur 7 Dec Caribbean, Central and South America
Sat 9 Dec Greece, Turkey, Australia, New Zealand
Wed 13 Dec Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Poland
Thur 14 Dec Canada, Finland, Sweden, USA
Fri 15 Dec Austria, Denmark, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland
Sat 16 Dec Belgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg


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