Last Posting Dates

Christmas is fast approaching and so is the last recommended posting dates from Royal Mail. Whether you are sending your Christmas cards overseas or within the UK it is important to send your cards out in plenty of time for pre Christmas delivery!

The last recommended posting dates are…

UK Services


UK Inland Services


Tuesday 20 December

2nd Class and Royal Mail Signed For®

Wednesday 21 December

1st Class and Royal Mail Signed For®

Thursday 22 December

Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed®

Friday 23 December

Special Delivery Saturday Guaranteed





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


Saturday 3 December

Africa, Middle East

Wednesday 7 December

Cyprus, Asia, Far East (including Japan), Eastern Europe (except Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia), Turkey, Malta

Thursday 8 December

Caribbean, Central & South America

Saturday 10 December

Greece, Australia, New Zealand

Wednesday 14 December

Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Poland

Thursday 15 December

Canada, Finland, Sweden, USA

Friday 16 December

Austria, Denmark, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland

Saturday 17 December

Belgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg

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

Don’t have the time to send out your cards? Let us handle the entire posting for you!

In addition to creating personalised Christmas cards for you we can fulfill the order too. Simply provide us with a list of names and addresses for the cards to go to when you place your order and we can pack, address and send all of your cards straight to their destinations. 

We can even overprint your signature/company logo on your Christmas cards, and with our great rates on postage we could also save you some money!

For more information please call us on 0207 610 6193.


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