Christmas might still seem a while away, even though the TV schedules have been full of it for a while now, but the last postage dates for some international deliveries are only a couple of weeks away.
Here are the last dates in December for ordering (with weekends and post office hours factored in) for a pre-Christmas delivery. 3rd – Australia and New Zealand 8th – Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Central and South America, Far and Middle East 9th – Canada, Cyprus, Malta 10th – Greece, Eastern Europe, Sweden, Turkey, and USA 16th – Austria, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, and Switzerland 17th – Belgium, France, Ireland, and Luxembourg 21st – UK 22nd – UK will incur an extra charge for Royal Mail 24 hr tracked service 23rd – UK will incur an extra charge for Royal Mail special delivery guaranteed service
We’ve the last few posting dates, to guarantee receipt of your parcel before Christmas, coming up so be sure to get your orders to us by 3pm – thank you
TODAY – 17th December – Austria, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, and Switzerland
TOMORROW – 18th December – Belgium, France, Ireland, and Luxembourg
THURSDAY – 20th December – UK*
As we said at the top of the post, please try to get your orders to us by 3pm on the day. This is so we have chance to pick, pack, and get it to our local post office before their last post of the day; which is 4:30pm
*Note: Sadly Royal Mail will not guarantee that even 1st Class signed for parcels will arrive before Christmas if posted after the 20th. We can use their guaranteed next day delivery service (delivered on Christmas Eve for items posted on the 21st or 22nd) but this will incur an extra charge so please give us a call if you want to use this option.