Last Posting Dates for Christmas 2017

Below are the last posting dates for parcels, as recommended by the Royal Mail.

We can not be sure of delivery before Christmas for parcels posted on or after the dates shown below.

Parcels posted before the dates shown below should arrive in time for Christmas, although this is the responsibility of the postal service(s) in question.

Customers outside of the U.K. should now choose priority/air mail shipping when ordering, if delivery before Christmas is required.

United Kingdom
Special DeliveryFriday 22 December
1st ClassThursday 21 December
2nd ClassWednesday 20 December
Cyprus, Eastern EuropeThursday 07 December
GreeceSunday 10 December
Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, PolandThursday 14 December
Finland, SwedenFriday 15 December
Austria, Denmark, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, SwitzerlandSaturday 16 December
Belgium, France, Ireland, LuxembourgSunday 17 December
Air Mail
Africa and Middle EastSunday 03 December
Asia and Far EastThursday 07 December
Caribbean, Central and South AmericaFriday 08 December
Australia, New ZealandSunday 10 December
USA and CanadaFriday 15 December
Surface Mail
USA, Canada, Hong Kong, Singapore, South AfricaFriday 13 October
All other destinationsThursday 28 September

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