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Easter Arrangements 2021

22 March 2021

Find out about post office opening times, mail delivery and collection services and social welfare payment collections over the 2021 Easter holidays

Easter arrangements

Find out more about post office opening times, mail delivery and collection services and Department of Social Welfare payment collections over the 2021 Easter holidays.

If you need more information on our Good Friday services, you can contact us at customer.services@anpost.ie or call 353 (1) 705 7600.

Post office opening times over Easter

Your local post office is:

  • Open on Thursday, April 1
  • Open on Good Friday, April 2 between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm
  • Closed on Easter Saturday, April 3
  • Closed on Easter Monday, April 5
  • Open on Tuesday, April 6

Check the opening hours at your local post office.

 

Department of Social Protection payments

Over the Easter holidays, there will be some changes to welfare, benefit and state pension payment collections as follows:


Monday March 29
Payments due for collection on Tuesday March 30 (with the exception of PUP payments) may be collected from Monday March 29.

Tuesday March 30
Payments due for collection on Wednesday March 31 may be collected from Tuesday March 30.

Wednesday March 31
Payments due for collection on Thursday April 1 may be collected from Wednesday 31 March.

Thursday April 1
Payments due for collection on Friday April 2 and Monday April 5 may be collected from Thursday April 1.

Friday April 2 - Good Friday
Post Office open until 1pm.
Payments due for collection on Friday April 2 and Monday April 5 may also be collected on Friday April 2.

Saturday April 3 - Easter Saturday
No Counter Services - Post Office Closed.

Monday April 5 - Easter Monday
No Counter Services – Post Office Closed.
Payments due for collection on Monday April 5 may be collected from Thursday April 1.
 

Mail delivery and collection

Nationwide universal postal delivery services will not be provided on Good Friday with the exception of full deliveries to:

  • Dublin Districts 1 - 24
  • Balbriggan
  • Blackrock
  • Dunshaughlin
  • Fonthill (Lucan)
  • Glenageary (Dún Laoghaire)
  • Swords-Malahide

You can check below to see if we make part deliveries to your area.

Nationwide universal postal service collections will not be provided on Good Friday with the exception of certain areas. You can check below to see if we make collections in your area.

 

This information is provided in compliance with ComReg Document 14/135 and Decision D14/14.

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