Christmas Post for 2019

At this busy time of year Royal Mail and overseas postal services can take longer to deliver parcels than normal. Please give your packages extra time to arrive, but feel free to contact us if you have any concerns.

Royal Mail have released the recommended last posting dates for this Christmas. Please note that these are not guaranteed for delivery by Christmas, so we recommend ordering as early as possible. Orders placed after midday UK time on these dates are unlikely to reach you by Christmas. We aim to dispatch quickly, but unfortunately cannot control how long the postal services take to deliver.

Order by UK midday
Destination / Service
Mon 9 Dec Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Central and South America, Far and Middle East
Tue 10 Dec Cyprus, Malta
Wed 11 Dec Eastern Europe
Thu 12 Dec Australia, Greece, New Zealand, Turkey
Fri 13 Dec Canada, Czech Republic, Finland, Italy, Poland, Sweden, USA
Mon 16 Dec Everywhere else, except as covered elsewhere
Wed 18 Dec Belgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg
UK - Royal Mail 48® / 2nd Class
Fri 20 Dec UK - Royal Mail 24® / 1st Class
UK - Royal Mail Tracked 48®/ UK - Royal Mail Tracked 24®
Mon 23 Dec UK - Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed® (if less than 2Kg)


For more information see https://www.royalmail.com/christmas/last-posting-dates