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Registered Post for security and peace of mind

Are you posting valuable or important items? Do you need to know your letter or parcel has arrived safely? An Post’s Registered Post service provides a secure and reliable way to send items nationally or internationally, with proof of postage and a signature on delivery to give you peace of mind.

What it offers

  • Proof the item was posted
  • Proof of receipt with a signature, available online for deliveries in Ireland only
  • Secure delivery to over 200 destinations worldwide
  • Online tracking of Registered Post depending on the destination
  • Insurance cover for valuable items
  • Compensation if your item is not received

How it works?

  1. Bring your item to any post office and pick up a Registered Post label
  2. Declare the value of your item
  3. Attach the Registered Post label and pay the appropriate postage
  4. Complete the appropriate customs documentation for international items
  5. Hand the item over the counter
  6. Get a transaction receipt as proof of postage with a Track & Trace ID number
  7. Ask for a certificate of posting if you require evidence of the addressee
  8. Keep your transaction receipt as claims cannot be processed without it

What it costs?

Registered Post charges depend on the size and weight of the item you are posting and its destination. Check our postal rates for details.

Find out if International Registered Post is available to your chosen country by using our Calculate the Postage tool which also gives you expected delivery times.

Things to know

Read the Terms and Conditions

Registered Post rates

Zone 1 - Ireland and Northern Ireland

 

Weight

Letter / Postcards

Large Envelope

Packet

Parcel

Up to 100g

€8.00

€8.00

€8.00

€13.00

100g - 500g

 

€8.00

€8.00

€13.00

500g - 1kg

 

€13.00

€13.00

€13.00

1kg - 2kg

   

€13.00

€13.00

2kg - 3kg

     

€16.00

3kg - 4kg

     

€18.50

4kg - 5kg

     

€20.50

Each Additional 1kg (max 20kg) €1.00


International Registered Post rates

Zone 2 - Great Britain

 

Weight Not Over

Letter/Postcard

Large Envelope

Packet

Parcel

100g

€8.30

€9.50

€12.00

€33.00

250g

 

€11.50

€13.00

€33.00

500g

 

€13.00

€14.00

€33.00

1kg

 

 

€18.00

€33.00

1.5kg

 

 

€22.00

€37.00

2kg

 

 

€22.00

€41.00

2.5kg

 

 

 

€45.00

3kg

 

 

 

€49.00

3.5kg

 

 

 

€52.00

4kg

 

 

 

€55.00

4.5kg

 

 

 

€57.00

5kg

 

 

 

€59.00

Each Additional 1kg (max 20kg) €1.00
 

Zone 3 - Europe

 

Weight Not Over

Letter/Postcard

Large Envelope

Packet

Parcel

100g

€8.30

€9.50

€12.00

€40.00

250g

 

€11.50

€13.00

€40.00

500g

 

€13.00

€14.00

€40.00

1kg

 

 

€18.00

€40.00

1.5kg

 

 

€22.00

€46.00

2kg

 

 

€22.00

€49.00

2.5kg

 

 

 

€53.00

3kg

 

 

 

€56.00

3.5kg

 

 

 

€63.00

4kg

     

€69.00

4.5kg

 

 

 

€75.00

5kg

     

€79.00

Each Additional 1kg (max 20kg) €1.00
 

Zone 4 - Rest of World

 

Weight Not Over

Letter/Postcard

Large Envelope

Packet

Parcel

100g

€8.30

€9.50

€12.00

€40.00

250g

 

€11.50

€13.00

€40.00

500g

 

€13.00

€14.00

€40.00

1kg

 

 

€22.00

€40.00

1.5kg

 

 

€29.00

€46.00

2kg

 

 

€29.00

€49.00

2.5kg

 

 

 

€53.00

3kg

 

 

 

€56.00

3.5kg

 

 

 

€63.00

4kg

     

€69.00

4.5kg

     

€75.00

5kg

     

€79.00

Each Additional 1kg (max 20kg) €1.00
 

See our full Schedule of Charges

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