Christmas Posting 2021

The following dates are the recommendation for the [Royal Mails] latest dispatch, ready for a Christmas delivery. 

*Please be aware this may change closer to the time, 11 Sept 2021.


  • 18th December - Royal Mail 48
  • 21st December - First Class
  • 22nd December - Royal Mail Tracked 24
  • 23rd December - Special Next Day Delivery


  • 1st December - Caribbean
  • 6th December - Australia and New Zealand
  • 8th December -Africa, Central & South America, Asia, Far & Middle East 
  • 10th December - Cyprus and Malta
  • 11th December - Greece, Eastern Europe (except Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia) and Turkey
  • 13th DecemberCanada, Czech Republic, Finland, Italy, Poland, Sweden and USA
  • 16th December - Austria, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain and Switzerland
  • 18th December - Belgium, France and Luxembourg

For updates via the Royal Mails website: Service Updates from Royal Mail today