Community Focus > Support for Ukraine > Free postage to Ukraine Free postage to Ukraine All Ukrainians living or recently arrived in Ireland can avail of free standard postage on letters and parcels to Ukraine at your local Post Office. Guidelines for free postage Things to know when sending to Ukraine. How can I avail of this service? To access this free service, please bring along one of the following documents to the post office: Your permission letter from the Department of Justice confirming that you have been granted temporary protection under the EU Directive OR One photographic ID. E.g. your passport, driver’s licence or national ID card (expired documents will also be accepted) Standard postal terms & conditions apply. Items must be sent via your local post office only. Items cannot be posted via letterboxes. What can I send? You can send packets and parcels using our Standard Post service. To ensure the safety of its customers, employees and the general public, An Post prohibits or restricts the sending of certain potentially hazardous items. Before you send to Ukraine, please ensure any items you are sending are not included in the prohibited items list. What are the guidelines for sending? Please ensure your item is within our maximum weight and size limits before sending. When sending, we recommend that you include a return address. This will make it easier to return the item to you, should there be any issues with your item reaching its destination. For more information please visit our sending guide. Packets Items must weigh no more than 2kg. They must meet the following packet size requirements: Minimum: 100mm long x 70mm high x 25mm deep Maximum: a combined length, height and depth of 900mm (no individual dimension can exceed 600mm, with a tolerance of 2mm) Tube form: the length plus twice the diameter must be less than 1040mm with no one dimension exceeding 900mm (with a tolerance of 2mm) Parcels Items must weigh no more than 20kg. The following are the maximum dimensions: Length 1.5 metres Length + girth 3 metres (where the girth equals 2 x [depth + width]) Where can I drop off my package? You can drop your packet/parcel off at any An Post location nationwide. You can find all An Post locations on our online locator.