UK Last Posting Dates 2017

1st Class Postage Stamp Christmas 2017

Image Credit:Royal Mail

Got Christmas cards or gifts to send to your loved ones abroad? Don't miss the post!

The design of the 2017 Christmas stamps were revealed on 11th July 2017.

The designs, ‘Santa Claus on his sleigh on a starry night’┬áby Ted Lewis-Clark, aged 10, and a pupil at Oakfield Academy in Frome, Somerset, and ‘Snow family’ by 9-year old Arwen Wilson, who goes to St Chad's Catholic Primary School in Dudley, West Midlands, were chosen from more than 200,000 entries.

They will be on sale from 7th November 2017.

Last Posting Dates 2017

United Kingdom

Special Delivery Friday 22 December

1st Class Thursday 21 December

2nd Class Wednesday 20 December


Cyprus, Eastern Europe Thursday 07 December

Greece Sunday 10 December

Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Poland Thursday 14 December

Finland, Sweden Friday 15 December

Austria, Denmark, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland Saturday 16 December

Belgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg Sunday 17 December

Air Mail

Africa and Middle East Sunday 03 December

Asia and Far East Thursday 07 December

Caribbean, Central and South America Friday 08 December

Australia, New Zealand Sunday 10 December

USA and Canada Friday 15 December

Surface Mail

USA, Canada, Hong Kong, Singapore, South Africa Friday 13 October

All other destinations Thursday 28 September

Related: Christmas Colouring Pictures

UK Last Posting Dates Christmas 2017
2nd Class Postage Stamp 2017

About the Author: Jacqui O'Brien is the Editor of eParenting.

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