Latest Recommended Posting Dates

Latest Recommended Posting Dates

You have bought the cards, addressed the envelopes, but when do you need to send them by?! Whether you are sending them overseas or within the UK it is important to send your cards out in plenty of time for pre Christmas delivery.

To beat the Christmas rush, make sure you post before the recommended latest posting date. All of our personalised Christmas cards fit in the Royal Mail lowest price band for UK postage. International postage rates vary depending on what country you are posting to.

Royal Mails last recommended post dates for Christmas are –

UK Inland Services

Saturday 19th December             2nd Class and Royal Mail Signed For®

Monday 21st December               1st Class and Royal Mail Signed For®

Wednesday 23rd December         Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed®

International Standard (formerly Airmail) and all International Tracking and Signature Services (formerly Airsure® and International Signed For®)

Monday 7th December                   Asia, Cyprus, Far East, Japan, Eastern Europe (ex. Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia

Thursday 10th December              Greece, Australia, New Zealand

Monday 14th December                Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Poland

Tuesday 15th December               Canada, Finland, Sweden, USA

Wednesday 16th December          Austria, Iceland, Ireland, Portugal, Spain

Thursday 17th December              France

Friday 18th December                   Belgium, Denmark, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Slovakia, Switzerland

Don’t have the time to send out your cards? Struggling to find time to address the envelopes? Looking for cheaper postage rates? Let us help! Admiral Charity Cards can supply and print cards, insert into envelopes, address and mail directly to your supplied database. Rest assured your data will be handled in the correct manner and fully comply with the data protection act.

For more information on our mailing fulfilment service please contact us on 020 7610 6193 or email

If you’ve still not ordered your cards don’t panic, there’s still time! All our personalised Christmas card orders are printed and despatched within 7 working days. Need them sooner? Call us on 020 7610 6193 and we will do our best to help you jump the queue and get your cards quicker.

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