Last Posting Dates 2016 and Coupon Code

christmas-parcelsLast Posting Dates 2016 and Coupon Code

Please use our Christmas coupon code:


For 10% off all your purchases.  Valid until 25/12/16


International and UK Posting dates in time for Christmas:

Make sure that your gifts don’t get left behind by reading up on the Chrismas posting dates from Royal Mail for the UK and abroad.  Keep this guide handy so you don’t miss the last Christmas post…

The office will be closed over the bank holidays and any queries/orders you have will be processed as soon as possible throughout the Christmas period: 24/12/16 to 2/1/17.   Thank you for your custom.


UK mail:

Tuesday, December 20 – 2nd class post and Royal Mail signed for 2nd class post.

Wednesday, December 21 – 1st class post and Royal Mail signed for 1st class post.

Thursday, December 22 – Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed.


In the UK, there are no deliveries or collections on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, December 27, New Year’s Day or January 2. Additionally, there are no deliveries or collections in Scotland on January 3.

International standard (formerly Airmail) and all International Tracking & Signature Services:

Sunday, December 3 – Africa and the Middle East.

Wednesday, December 7 – Cyprus, Asia, Far East (including Japan), Eastern Europe (except Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia).

Thursday, December 8 – Caribbean, Central America and South America.

Saturday, December 10 – Greece, Australia and New Zealand.

Wednesday, December 14– Czech Republic, Germany, Italy and Poland.

Thursday, December 15 – Canada, Finland, Sweden and the USA.

Friday, December 16 – Austria, Denmark, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain and Switzerland.

Saturday, December 17– Belgium, France, Ireland and Luxembourg.

HM Forces mail – (BFPO):

Monday, November 28 – Airmail to Operational BFPOs

Monday, December 12 – Airmail to Static BFPOs