Published on December 12th, 2016 | by Michelle Roper-Shaw


Last Posting Dates for Christmas 2016

There is now just over 1 week before Christmas Day, now is the time to make sure any cards and parcels you need to send are packed and ready to go. Luckily, the Post Office Shop has all the Christmas Postal Supplies you need.

Last Posting Dates for Christmas 2016

There is now just over a week left to get your cards and parcels posted.

  • The last posting date for UK Second Class Mail is Tuesday 20th
  • The last posting date for UK First Class Mail is Wednesday 21st December

For all the details on Tracked, Special Delivery, and International Delivery last posting dates, please refer to our Last Posting Dates for Christmas 2016 guide.

Christmas Postal Supplies

christmas postal supplies

Need some last minute Christmas Packaging supplies to get your parcels sent to Santa? Here at the Post Office Shop, we can help you get the right products to fulfill all your postal needs.

Sending Christmas Gifts in the Mail is always a task we perform with a little anxiety. We want to know we have selected the correct packaging to ensure our gifts will arrive safely and securely to their destination.

Various packaging options are available and choosing the right one depends on a variety of factors such as size, weight and the fragility of the item you are sending. Accurate Postal Scales are a definite must to ensure you select the correct postage.

Gift Mailing Boxes

Christmas mailing box

Especially designed for Christmas and other special occasions, this wonderful range of Gift Mailing Boxes will delight anyone lucky enough to receive them. They have been specifically designed to comply with Royal Mail packaging standards with a maximum weight capacity of 2kg.

Combined with Bubble Wrap or Tissue Paper for added protection, they can be used to send a variety of items including, clothes, shoes, books and toiletries, to name but a few.

Envelopes with a Festive Twist

bubble wrap envelopes

Add a touch of bling to your mailings this Christmas with these Gold Bubble Wrap Envelopes. Ideal for sending smaller gifts, lightweight bubble wrap envelopes will keep your postal costs down and give protection to the envelope contents.

Sending gift vouchers doesn’t have to be dull. Post them in a brightly Coloured Envelope to give that extra special touch.

Christmas 2016 Stamps

Christmas Stamps 2016

Finish off any of your parcels and cards this Christmas with the 1st or 2nd Class Christmas Stamps. This year’s stamps have been designed by artist Helen Musselwhite using a series of paper cut-out illustrations. These illustrations have been photographed by leading still life photographer Jonathan Beer.

Looking for Some Christmas Gift Ideas?

Christmas box

Still looking for some inspiration for your Christmas gift shopping? We have some unique gifts to tempt you. Why not take a look?

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Christmas Wrapping

Tomorrow, we will be giving you some top tips on how to wrap your Christmas gifts in style.

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