Our last posting dates for Christmas 2020

Our low prices offer great value for parcels up to 30kg anywhere in the UK. Whether you are sending or returning a parcel, we make it easy for you.

If you’re sending in the UK, these are our last posting dates for collection and drop off services. We’ll collect the parcel the day after you book online, or you can drop it at any Post Office for collection. We urge our customers to send as early as possible during this busy time of the year.

Key UK dates are:

Wednesday 23 December (Next Day services)
Tuesday 22 December (Two Day services)

If you’re sending gifts overseas, our recommended send by dates for delivery by Christmas are shown below. Our overseas delivery partners will be delivering worldwide right up to Christmas Eve – and even on Christmas Day, in countries that don’t celebrate Christmas!

Key dates are below:

CHINA (The Peoples Republic Of)
Thu 10/12/2020
Sun 13/12/2020
Wed 09/12/2020

The specified last posting dates apply to parcels being dropped off at a Parcelforce Worldwide depot or at a Post Office. Parcels being collected from the sender's address must be booked a day earlier.

Last Posting Dates For Other Worldwide Parcels

When you need to send Christmas gifts to Albania, Zimbabwe or even further afield, our international courier services offer you fantastic flexibility when sending abroad.

To make sure you can plan ahead and get your parcels to friends and family around the world in time for Christmas, we've provided a list of Christmas posting dates for more than 220 countries and territories.. See below for the full list of dates and destinations.

You can also download the complete list here

Country Last Posting Date
Aland Islands 11-Dec-20
Albania 09-Dec-20
Algeria 08-Dec-20
American Samoa 03-Dec-20
Andorra 14-Dec-20
Angola 07-Dec-20
Anguilla 08-Dec-20
Antigua & Barbuda 09-Dec-20
Argentina 09-Dec-20
Armenia 08-Dec-20
Aruba 05-Dec-20
Australia 09-Dec-20
Austria 15-Dec-20
Azerbaijan 09-Dec-20
Azores 08-Dec-20
Bahamas 09-Dec-20
Bahrain 10-Dec-20
Balearic Islands 13-Dec-20
Bangladesh 08-Dec-20
Barbados 10-Dec-20
Belarus 07-Dec-20
Belgium 16-Dec-20
Belize 09-Dec-20
Benin 07-Dec-20
Bermuda 09-Dec-20
Bhutan 06-Dec-20
Bolivia 07-Dec-20
Bonaire, Curacao, Saba, St Eustatius and St Maarten 10-Dec-20
Bosnia Herzegovina 09-Dec-20
Botswana 08-Dec-20
Brazil 10-Dec-20
Brunei 08-Dec-20
Bulgaria 15-Dec-20
Burkina Faso 07-Dec-20
Burundi 04-Dec-20
Cambodia 09-Dec-20
Cameroon 08-Dec-20
Canada 13-Dec-20
Canary Islands 14-Dec-20
Cape Verde Islands 07-Dec-20
Cayman Islands 09-Dec-20
Central African Republic 04-Dec-20
Chad 05-Dec-20
Chile 06-Dec-20
China 10-Dec-20
Christmas Isalnds 08-Dec-20
Cocos Isalnds 08-Dec-20
Colombia 05-Dec-20
Comoros Islands 02-Dec-20
Comoros 02-Dec-20
Congo 05-Dec-20
New Zealand Islands 06-Dec-20
Corsica 14-Dec-20
Costa Rica 08-Dec-20
Croatia 14-Dec-20
Cyprus 09-Dec-20
Czech Republic 15-Dec-20
Denmark 15-Dec-20
Djibouti 06-Dec-20
Dominica 09-Dec-20
Dominican Republic 09-Dec-20
Ecuador 07-Dec-20
Egypt 12-Dec-20
El Salvador 09-Dec-20
Equatorial Guinea 11-Dec-20
Eritrea 07-Dec-20
Estonia 11-Dec-20
Ethiopia 07-Dec-20
Falkland Islands 02-Dec-20
Faroe Islands 08-Dec-20
Fiji 05-Dec-20
Finland 11-Dec-20
France 15-Dec-20
French Guiana 07-Dec-20
French Polynesia 04-Dec-20
Gabon 09-Dec-20
Gambia 05-Dec-20
Gaza & Khan Yunis 02-Dec-20
Georgia 05-Dec-20
Germany 15-Dec-20
Ghana 05-Dec-20
Gibraltar 11-Dec-20
Greece 11-Dec-20
Greenland 09-Dec-20
Grenada 09-Dec-20
Guadeloupe 10-Dec-20
Guam 08-Dec-20
Guatemala 07-Dec-20
Guernsey 15-Dec-20
Guinea 08-Dec-20
Guyana 07-Dec-20
Haiti 09-Dec-20
Honduras Republic 09-Dec-20
Hong Kong 12-Dec-20
Hungary 11-Dec-20
Iceland 12-Dec-20
India 09-Dec-20
Indonesia 09-Dec-20
Iraq Republic 03-Dec-20
Ireland 15-Dec-20
Israel 09-Dec-20
Italy 11-Dec-20
Jamaica 06-Dec-20
Japan 12-Dec-20
Jersey 15-Dec-20
Jordan 08-Dec-20
Kazakhstan 04-Dec-20
Kenya 09-Dec-20
Kiribati 06-Dec-20
Korea (Republic of South) 10-Dec-20
Kosovo 06-Dec-20
Kuwait 10-Dec-20
Laos 09-Dec-20
Latvia 11-Dec-20
Lebanon 09-Dec-20
Lesotho 08-Dec-20
Liberia 07-Dec-20
Liechtenstein 13-Dec-20
Lithuania 11-Dec-20
Luxembourg 15-Dec-20
Macau 10-Dec-20
North Macedonia 08-Dec-20
Madagascar 08-Dec-20
Madeira 11-Dec-20
Malawi 07-Dec-20
Malaysia 09-Dec-20
Maldives 09-Dec-20
Mali 06-Dec-20
Malta 11-Dec-20
Marshall Islands 07-Dec-20
Martinique 10-Dec-20
Mauritania 07-Dec-20
Mauritius 08-Dec-20
Mexico 09-Dec-20
Micronesia 08-Dec-20
Moldova 05-Dec-20
Monaco 15-Dec-20
Mongolia 04-Dec-20
Montenegro 06-Dec-20
Montserrat 08-Dec-20
Morocco 09-Dec-20
Mozambique 08-Dec-20
Namibia 07-Dec-20
Nauru 097Dec-20
Nepal 05-Dec-20
Netherlands 15-Dec-20
Nevis 09-Dec-20
New Caledonia 07-Dec-20
New Zealand 08-Dec-20
Nicaragua 08-Dec-20
Niger 06-Dec-20
Nigeria 08-Dec-20
Northen Mariana Isalnds 08-Dec-20
Norway 11-Dec-20
Oman 09-Dec-20
Pakistan 08-Dec-20
Panama 08-Dec-20
Papua New Guinea 04-Dec-20
Paraguay 07-Dec-20
Peru 09-Dec-20
Philippines 09-Dec-20
Poland 15-Dec-20
Portugal 15-Dec-20
Puerto Rico 09-Dec-20
Qatar 09-Dec-20
Reunion 07-Dec-20
Romania 11-Dec-20
Russia 06-Dec-20
Rwanda 06-Dec-20
St Kitts & Nevis 08-Dec-20
St Lucia 06-Dec-20
St Vincent & Grenadines 09-Dec-20
Samoa 03-Dec-20
San Marino 11-Dec-20
Sao Tome & Principe 09-Dec-20
Sardinia 11-Dec-20
Saudi Arabia 09-Dec-20
Senegal 08-Dec-20
Serbia 11-Dec-20
Seychelles 06-Dec-20
Sicily 11-Dec-20
Sierra Leone 07-Dec-20
Singapore 12-Dec-20
Slovakia 11-Dec-20
Slovenia 11-Dec-20
South Africa 08-Dec-20
Spain 15-Dec-20
Spainish territories of North Africa 08-Dec-20
Sri Lanka 08-Dec-20
St. Pierre & Miquelon 07-Dec-20
Sudan 07-Dec-20
Suriname 04-Dec-20
Swaziland 08-Dec-20
Sweden 11-Dec-20
Switzerland 15-Dec-20
Taiwan 09-Dec-20
Tajikistan 03-Dec-20
Tanzania 07-Dec-20
Thailand 10-Dec-20
Togo 05-Dec-20
Trinidad & Tobago 06-Dec-20
Tunisia 07-Dec-20
Turkey 14-Dec-20
Turkmenistan 06-Dec-20
Turks & Caicos Islands 09-Dec-20
Tuvalu 08-Dec-20
Uganda 08-Dec-20
Ukraine 09-Dec-20
United Arab Emirates 12-Dec-20
Uruguay 08-Dec-20
USA 13-Dec-20
Uzbekistan 07-Dec-20
Vanuatu 04-Dec-20
Vatican City 09-Dec-20
Vietnam 06-Dec-20
Virgin Islands 09-Dec-20
Wake Islands 08-Dec-20
Wallis and Futuna 03-Dec-20
Zambia 08-Dec-20
Zimbabwe 08-Dec-20

The 2020 Last Posting Dates are a guide only. They indicate the date by which parcels should be sent for delivery prior to Christmas and may be subject to change due to the impact of Covid-19. Please check senditnow.com/content/service-updates for the latest information.