Last Christmas Posting Dates

October 31, 2022 1 min read

Last posting dates

We know how much you love sharing your passion for adventures with friends and family, and so we're aware how many VP books find their way into stockings or under trees.

We aim to dispatch orders received before 11 a.m. same day, whilst orders received after 11 a.m. are usually dispatched the following business day. To make sure you get your orders in plenty of time for wrapping and exchanging here are some handy dates for your diary:

Mon 1 November
FREE Standard UK Postage on our website begins
Thu 1 December Last posting date for Australia and New Zealand
Fri 2 December Last posting date for China
Mon 5 December Last posting date for Caribbean destinations
Wed 7 December Last posting date for Africa, Asia (except China), Central and South America, Far and Middle East
Thu 8 December Last posting date for Cyprus and Malta
Fri 9 December Last posting date for Greece, Eastern Europe (except Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia) and Turkey
Sat 10 December Last posting date for Canada, Czech Republic, Finland, Italy, Poland, Sweden, USA
Mon 12 December Last posting date for Austria, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland
Wed 14 December Last posting date for Belgium, France, Luxembourg
Mon 19 December Last Christmas posting date for Standard UK Postage orders
Wed 21 December
Last Christmas posting date for Next Day UK orders
Sat 24 December ***Postage charges return to normal***

Royal Mail advise that these dates are for guidance. Further information about Royal Mail's Christmas postal service is available here.