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2014 Holiday Season Suggested Mailing Dates*

Within Canada
Holiday packages
PriorityTM XpresspostTM Regular ParcelTM
December 23 December 22 December 11
Holiday cards
Local delivery Within your province Outside your province
December 19 December 18 December 17
To the United States
Holiday packages
Priority Worldwide Xpresspost Parcels/packets
December 22 December 16 December 8
Holiday cards
Letter-post
December 12
To the rest of the world
Holiday packages
DESTINATION Priority Worldwide Xpresspost Air Parcels/packets Surface Parcels/packets
Europe December 19 December 8 December 1 October 27
Asia December 19 December 8 December 1 October 20
Australia December 18 December 8 December 1 October 1
New Zealand December 18 December 8 December 1 October 1
Central/South
America
December 18 December 8 December 1 October 20
Africa December 18 December 1 November 24 October 1
Caribbean December 18 December 8 December 1 October 20
Middle East December 19 December 8 December 1 October 10
Holiday cards
Letter-post
December 5
December 5
December 5
December 5
December 5

November 24
December 5
December 5

* Subject to change without notice. Between major urban centres and are dependent on origin and destination. Some restrictions apply. Consult the Postal Guide for details or your local post office.
See Priority™ Worldwide Terms and Conditions.
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