The latest dates of posting for airmail (letters, cards, packets and parcels) intended for delivery before Christmas Day are shown below. While the dates are provisional, they are worked out based on the requirements of overseas postal administrations. These dates are subject to availability of flight services and may be altered at short notice. The public are advised to post earlier than the dates shown.

DESTINATIONLETTERS & CARDSPARCELS & PACKETSDESTINATIONLETTERS & CARDSPARCELS & PACKETS
ASIA and MIDDLE EAST
Bahrain 10.12.15 10.12.15 Nepal 10.12.15 10.12.15
Bangladesh 3.12.15 3.12.15 Oman 14.12.15 14.12.15
Brunei Darussalam 9.12.15 8.12.15 Pakistan 14.12.15 12.12.15
China, Mainland 10.12.15 10.12.15 Philippines 4.12.15 1.12.15
India 2.12.15 2.12.15 Saudi Arabia 12.12.15 12.12.15
Indonesia 5.12.15 5.12.15 Singapore 9.12.15 9.12.15
Iran 10.12.15 10.12.15 Sri Lanka 10.12.15 10.12.15
Israel 4.12.15 4.12.15 Taiwan 11.12.15 5.12.15
Japan 11.12.15 9.12.15 Thailand 11.12.15 11.12.15
Jordan 10.12.15 10.12.15 United Arab Emirates 11.12.15 5.12.15
Korea, South 12.12.15 12.12.15 Vietnam 9.12.15 2.12.15
Lao PDR 14.12.15 12.12.15      
Lebanon 5.12.15 5.12.15 Other countries in Asia and Middle East 7.12.15 7.12.15
Malaysia 7.12.15 7.12.15      
Myanmar 10.12.15 9.12.15      
AMERICA (NORTH, CENTRAL & SOUTH ) and the CARIBBEAN
Argentina 5.12.15 5.12.15 USA 2.12.15 2.12.15
Brazil 8.12.15 8.12.15 Uruguay 8.12.15 8.12.15
Canada 2.12.15 2.12.15 Venezuela 7.12.15 7.12.15
Chile 9.11.15 9.11.15 The Caribbean:    
Costa Rica 11.12.15 11.12.15 Bahamas 5.12.15 5.12.15
Cuba 7.12.15 2.12.15 Barbados 10.12.15 8.12.15
Ecuador 7.12.15 7.12.15 Jamaica 9.12.15 4.12.15
Guatemala 5.12.15 5.12.15 Netherlands Antilles and Aruba 7.12.15 7.12.15
Guyana 7.12.15 7.12.15      
Mexico 5.12.15 1.12.15 Trinidad and Tobago 8.12.15 8.12.15
Panama 11.12.15 11.12.15 Other countries in America and the Caribbean 1.12.15 28.11.15
Peru 5.12.15 5.12.15      
EUROPE
Austria 11.12.15 10.12.15 Malta 4.12.15 2.12.15
Belgium 12.12.15 11.12.15 Montenegro 14.12.15 14.12.15
Cyprus 7.12.15 7.12.15 Netherlands 12.12.15 12.12.15
Czech 9.12.15 7.12.15 Norway 11.12.15 11.12.15
Denmark 9.12.15 9.12.15 Poland 11.12.15 9.12.15
Estonia 9.12.15 9.12.15 Portugal 9.12.15 4.12.15
Finland 11.12.15 11.12.15 Romania 12.12.15 12.12.15
France 7.12.15 7.12.15 Russia 24.11.15 23.11.15
Germany 4.12.15 3.12.15 Serbia 15.12.15 15.12.15
Gibraltar 9.12.15 10.12.15 Slovakia 9.12.15 5.12.15
Greece 7.12.15 7.12.15 Spain 10.12.15 10.12.15
Hungary 8.12.15 8.12.15 Sweden 11.12.15 1.12.15
Iceland 8.12.15 5.12.15 Switzerland 10.12.15 10.12.15
Ireland 5.12.15 5.12.15 Turkey 9.12.15 9.12.15
Italy 10.12.15 10.12.15 United Kingdom 2.12.15 2.12.15
Latvia 7.12.15 3.12.15      
Lithuania 9.12.15 9.12.15 Other countries in Europe 14.12.15 12.12.15
OCEANIA
Australia 11.12.15 11.12.15 New Zealand 7.12.15 5.12.15
Fiji 11.12.15 8.12.15 Papua New Guinea 12.12.15 12.12.15
French Polynesia 11.12.15 9.12.15 Solomon Islands 5.12.15 5.12.15
Nauru Islands 3.12.15 3.12.15 Tonga 9.12.15 4.12.15
New Caledonia 5.12.15 5.12.15 Other countries in Oceania 4.12.15 28.11.15
AFRICA
Botswana 3.12.15 3.12.15 Nigeria 12.12.15 12.12.15
Congo (Dem. Rep. of) 8.12.15 8.12.15 Reunion 12.12.15 12.12.15
Cote d’Ivoire 5.12.15 2.12.15 Seychelles 11.12.15 11.12.15
Egypt 16.12.15 12.12.15 South Africa 1.12.15 1.12.15
Gambia 5.12.15 1.12.15 Sudan 5.12.15 5.12.15
Ghana 10.12.15 7.12.15 Swaziland 3.12.15 3.12.15
Kenya 9.12.15 5.12.15 Tanzania 2.12.15 2.12.15
Lesotho 10.12.15 10.12.15 Uganda 7.12.15 30.11.15
Madagascar 8.12.15 8.12.15 Zambia 30.11.15 30.11.15
Malawi 1.12.15 1.12.15 Zimbabwe 5.12.15 5.12.15
Mauritius 11.12.15 11.12.15      
Morocco 9.12.15 9.12.15 Other countries in Africa 30.11.15 25.11.15
Mozambique 8.12.15 8.12.15