Xmas Posting dates
UK Inland Services.
Tuesday 20 December - 2nd Class and Royal Mail Signed For® 2nd Class. Wednesday 21 December - 1st Class and Royal Mail Signed For® 1st Class. Thursday 22 December - Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed®. Friday 23rd December - Royal Mail Special Delivery Saturday Guaranteed.
International Standard HM Forces Mail - British Forces Post Office® (BFPO).
Monday 28 November - Operational BFPOs. Monday 12 December - Static BFPOsUK Services UK Inland Services.
International Standard (formerly Airmail) and all International Tracking and Signature Services (formerly Airsure® and International Signed For®).
Saturday 3 December - Africa Middle East Wednesday 7 December - Asia, Cyprus, Far East, Eastern Europe (except Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia) Thursday 8 December - Caribbean, Central and South America Saturday 10 December - Greece, Australia and New Zealand Wednesday 14 December - Czech Republic, Germany, Italy and Poland Thursday 15 December - Canada, Finland, Sweden and USA Friday 16 December - Austria, Denmark, Iceland, Portugal, Slovakia, Norway, Switzerland, Netherlands and Spain Saturday 17 December - Belgium, Luxembourg, Ireland, and France.
International Services International Economy (formerly known as Surface Mail).
Wednesday 28 September - All non-European destinations (except Canada, Far East, Middle East, South Africa and USA).
Thursday 29 September - Far and Middle East (except Hong Kong and Singapore)
Thursday 13 October - Canada, Hong Kong, Singapore, South Africa, USA
Thursday 3 November - Cyprus, Eastern Europe, Greece, Iceland, Malta, Turkey
Thursday 17 November - Western Europe.