Royal Mail Christmas Delivery Cut-off Dates

Sending internationally?

The following cut-off dates for Christmas delivery apply to all orders to the intended locations below:

International Standard and all International Tracking and Signature Services

Location Last Postal Date
Africa, Middle East Saturday 2nd December
Asia, Cyprus, Far East, Eastern Europe (except Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia) Wednesday 6th December
Caribbean, Central and South America Thursday 7th December
Australia, Greece, New Zealand, Turkey Sat 9th December
Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Poland Wednesday 13th December
Canada, Finland, Sweden, USA Thursday 14th December
Austria, Denmark, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland Friday 15th December
Belgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg Saturday 16th December


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

Location Last Postal Date
Operational BFPOs Monday 27th November
Static BFPOs Monday 11th December