Royal Mail's Last Posting Dates For Christmas 2018

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Be prepared for the Christmas rush this year, and make sure your customers know when your last ordering and shipping dates are.

To help you on your way we've compiled a handy guide to Royal Mail's last posting dates for 2018 to ensure your customers get their deliveries before Christmas.

If you haven't already, why not add these dates to your website? Knowing when they can expect to receive their goods from you can help customers make informed buying decisions.

UK Inland Services

  • Tuesday 18th December - 2nd Class and Royal Mail Signed For® 2nd Class

  • Thursday 20th December - 1st Class and Royal Mail Signed For® 1st Class

  • Thursday 20th December - Royal Mail Tracked 48®

  • Friday 21st December - Royal Mail Tracked 24®

  • Saturday 22nd December - Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed®

HM Forces Mail - British Forces Post Office® (BFPO)

  • Monday 26th November - International standard to operational HM Forces Mail

  • Monday 14th December - International standard to static HM Forces Mail

International Standard And All International Tracking And Signature Services

  • Tuesday 4th December - Africa, Middle East

  • Friday 7th December - Cyprus, Malta, Asia, Far East, Eastern Europe (except Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia)

  • Saturday 8th December - Caribbean, Central and South America

  • Monday 10th December - Greece, Australia, Turkey and New Zealand

  • Friday 14th December - Canada, Czech Republic, Italy, Poland and the USA

  • Saturday 15th December - Finland and Sweden

  • Monday 17th December - Austria, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland

  • Tuesday 18th December - Belgium, Luxembourg, Ireland and France

International Economy

  • Friday 28th September - Australia, New Zealand and all other non-European destinations (except Middle East, South Africa, Far East, USA and Canada)

  • Saturday 29th September - Far and the Middle East (except Hong Kong and Singapore)

  • Saturday 13th October - Canada, Hong Kong, Singapore, South Africa, USA

  • Saturday 3rd November - Eastern Europe, Greece, Cyprus, Turkey, Malta and Iceland

  • Saturday 17th November - Western Europe

Please see the Royal Mail website for all information on their posting and deliveries over Christmas.

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