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About this service

  • Confirmed delivery dates for Australia, China, Japan, Hong Kong, South Korea and USA

  • Fully tracked with named confirmation of delivery for European and major worldwide destinations

  • 25% refund if your parcel’s delayed

  • Up to £100 compensation for loss or damage, with the option to buy extra cover up to £2,500

  • Special rates for consignments going to a single address

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  • Afghanistan
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • Andorra
  • Angola
  • Anguilla
  • Antigua & Barbuda
  • Argentina
  • Armenia
  • Aruba
  • Ascension
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan
  • Azores
  • Bahamas
  • Bahrain
  • Balearic Islands
  • Bangladesh
  • Barbados
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Belize
  • Benin
  • Bermuda
  • Bhutan
  • Bolivia
  • Bosnia-Herzegovina
  • Botswana
  • Brazil
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Bulgaria
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • Canary Islands
  • Cape Verde
  • Cayman Islands
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Chile
  • China
  • Christmas Island
  • Cocos
  • Colombia
  • Comoros
  • Congo Dem Rep
  • Corsica
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia
  • Cuba
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Djibouti
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • East Timor
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • El Salvador
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Estonia
  • Eswatini (Swaziland)
  • Ethiopia
  • Falkland Islands
  • Faroe Islands
  • Fiji
  • Finland
  • France
  • French Guiana
  • French Polynesia
  • Gabon
  • Gaza & Khan Yunis
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Ghana
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece
  • Greenland
  • Grenada
  • Guadeloupe
  • Guam
  • Guantanamo Bay
  • Guatemala
  • Guernsey
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Guyana
  • Honduras
  • Hong Kong
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Ivory Coast
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Jersey
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati
  • Korea (S)
  • Kosovo
  • Kuwait
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Laos
  • Latvia
  • Lebanon
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Macao
  • Madagascar
  • Madeira
  • Malawi
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Mali
  • Malta
  • Marshall Islands
  • Martinique
  • Mauritania
  • Mexico
  • Micronesia
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Mongolia
  • Montenegro
  • Montserrat
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Myanmar
  • N. Africa Spanish Territories
  • Namibia
  • Nauru
  • Nepal
  • Netherlands
  • Netherlands Antilles
  • New Caledonia
  • New Zealand
  • New Zealand Island Territories
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Norfolk Island
  • Northern Mariana
  • North Macedonia
  • Norway
  • Oman
  • Pakistan
  • Panama
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Pitcairn Islands
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Puerto Rico
  • Qatar
  • Reunion
  • Romania
  • Rwanda
  • Samoa
  • San Marino
  • Sao Tome & Principe
  • Sardinia
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Senegal
  • Serbia
  • Seychelles
  • Sicily
  • Sierra Leone
  • Singapore
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Solomon Islands
  • South Africa
  • Spain
  • Spitzbergen
  • Sri Lanka
  • St Christopher & Nevis
  • St Helena
  • St Lucia
  • St Pierre & Miquelon
  • St Vincent & Grenadines
  • Suriname
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Taiwan
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • The Gambia
  • Togo
  • Tonga
  • Trinidad & Tobago
  • Tristan da Cunha
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Turkmenistan
  • Turks & Caicos Islands
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Uruguay
  • USA
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vanuatu
  • Vatican
  • Venezuela
  • Vietnam
  • Virgin Islands (USA)
  • Wake Island
  • Wallis & Futuna Islands
  • Western Samoa
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Preparing to send abroad

  1. Check it's okay to send

    Some items can be sent in the post and others have limits

    Check if your item’s safe to send

  2. Pack your items well

    Make sure your items get where they’re going safely

    Read how to pack your parcel

  3. Fill out a customs form

    You may need a customs form to send any items outside the UK

    Find out more about customs forms

Ready to send?

Make sure you’ve packed and prepared your items in advance. Then pop into your nearest Post Office branch

Common questions

  • Yes, if you’re sending a parcel anywhere outside the UK, except if you’re sending from Northern Ireland to the EU. Some services also require extra documentation for EU destinations.

    You can get all the customs forms you need in-branch. Find one near you with our branch finder.

  • Yes. You’ll need to do this when sending items overseas using any of our international express post services. See our full list of restricted and prohibited items.

  • Yes. Under Customs Law, the sender is legally responsible for the information on the declaration. So, it’s in your own interest to make sure you completely it accurately and in full. Have questions? Just ask a member of staff in-branch.

  • Yes, but remember the amount of compensation we’ll pay out differs according to the service you choose.

    • Parcelforce Worldwide globalexpress: up to £200
    • Parcelforce Worldwide globalpriority: up to £100

    For both services, you have the option to buy extra cover up to the value of £2,500.

  • Yes, they do. It’s important to check the item you’re sending is allowed in the destination country so we’ll pay compensation in the event of loss or damage.