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Christmas Last Postal Dates 2021+

Millions of people all over the world are using post to send Christmas letters and parcels to loved ones. While these are the last dates of posting, this year is like no other and we advise customers to post early.


The latest posting dates to ensure delivery before Christmas. 
Direct Mail
Publicity Post December 6
To have your Publicity Post mailing delivered the week commencing December 6 an application must reach the Direct Mail Team by Friday, November 19.

PostAim December 6
To have your PostAim mailing land before December 24, ensure your mailing is presented to the Mail Centre on December 6, before 12 noon.
To find out more about our direct mail media services email post.media@anpost.ie 

Service

Republic of Ireland

Northern Ireland Great Britain

Rest of Europe

USA Rest of the World
Standard Post Letters December 21, 2021 December 21, 2021 December 20, 2021 December 18, 2021 December 09, 2021 December 04, 2021
Standard Post Parcels December 21, 2021 December 21, 2021 December 20, 2021 December 13, 2021 December 09, 2021 December 04, 2021
Registered Post December 21, 2021 December 21, 2021 December 20, 2021 December 13, 2021 December 08, 2021 December 04, 2021
Express Post December 21, 2021 December 21, 2021 December 20, 2021 December 13, 2021 December 10, 2021 December 08 2021
International Courier Service*     December 20, 2021 December 20, 2021 December 16, 2021 December 16, 2021
         


International mail delivery times are estimates and subject to local postal operator delays. 

Customers should note that there will be no mail collection on December 24th. There will be no mail delivery or collection on December 28th.

* International Courier Service is only available at selected Post Offices.

+ Last Posting Dates may be subject to change due to Covid-19.
  We will keep you fully informed at anpost.com/Christmas.

 

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