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Sending important documents or letters abroad and want to track the journey? International Tracked has everything you need

Key benefits

  • Priority handling: in the UK and abroad
  • Compensation cover: up to £50 inclusiveIncluded in the price you are already paying.. Plus the option to increase your cover to up £250.
  • Full end to end tracking and online confirmation of delivery

You can also:

  • Get secure and free returns: undelivered items are returned and tracked to your local Royal Mail delivery office, provided that there is a UK return address on the item

Size and Weight Limits

Item type Maximum size Maximum weight

One surface at least 90mm X 140mm. 
Maximum dimensions 240 X 165mm and no thicker than 5mm.


Writing 'Air Mail' on your letter?

You can pick up our free blue Air Mail stickers at any Post Office. Or, you can write Par Avion Air Mail on the top left hand corner.

Prohibited and Restricted Goods

There are some goods that are restricted and/or prohibited that you cannot send. Also some countries overseas have their own rules on what they will and will not allow to be sent by post. Click here to learn more

Where can I send mail by International Tracked to?

International Tracked can be sent to the countries and territories shown below:

Andorra Australia Austria Belgium
Brazil Canada Croatia Denmark
Estonia France Finland Germany
Hong Kong Hungary Iceland India (Chennai, Delhi & Mumbai only)
Irish Republic Latvia Liechtenstein Lithuania
Luxembourg Malaysia Malta Netherlands
New Zealand Poland Portugal Singapore
Spain Sweden Switzerland USA
Azores (Portugal) Balearic Islands (Spain) Canary Islands (Spain) Corsica (France)
Faroe Islands (Denmark) Madeira (Portugal) Monaco (France)  

Sending a Parcel and would like to use International Tracked? Find our International Tracked parcels page here

Looking for a signature to be taken on delivery?

International Signed or International Tracked and Signed will meet your needs

  Weight Price for EU (Europe)* Price for Non EU (Europe)* Price for World Zones 1 & 2


up to 20g





up to 60gPromotional price until 18th January 2015





up to 100g




Price includes VAT at 20% to EU destinations. For non EU and rest of world destinations prices are zero rated for VAT.

International Tracked is not a guaranteed service. If that’s what you’re looking for find out more about guaranteed international services

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