Last year it was estimated that more than 900 million Christmas cards were sent in the UK. But in order to make sure your card gets in on time, the Post Office has issued its latest recommended posting dates before Christmas.
Latest recommended posting dates for Christmas
|2nd Class||1st Class||
|18 Dec||20 Dec||21 Dec||23 Dec|
Popular international destinations
Royal Mail International
|Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Central and South America, Far East and Middle East||9 Dec|
|Eastern Europe (except Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia)||11 Dec|
|Australia, Greece, New Zealand, Turkey||12 Dec|
|Canada, Czech Republic, Finland, Italy, Poland, Sweden, USA||14 Dec|
|Central and Western Europe, including; Austria, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland||16 Dec|
|Belgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg
For any destination not listed or for more information please visit the Post Office website.