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Post Office Information

Location & Hours of Business

The Post Offices in Providenciales and Grand Turk are open for business Monday to Thursday from the hours of 8 am to 4 pm and on Fridays from 8 am to 3:30 pm.

The Post Offices on the other islands are open Monday to Thursday from the hours of 8:30 am to 12:30 pm and from 2 pm to 4:30 pm. On Fridays the offices close at 3:30 pm.

LATEST POSTING TIMES

Local Mail

 

Destination  Days  Closing Time  Destination Days Closing Time
Grand Turk & Salt Cay Daily  11:00 am  Bottle Creek & Kew Monday, Wednesday &  Friday   2:00 am
South Caicos & Middle Caicos Monday, Wednesday &  Friday   2:00 am    Parcels to All of the Islands same as above     same as above   


Overseas Mail

Catagories  Destination  Days  Closing Time
Letter Mail  United States Daily 11:00 am
Registered Mail   United States Daily   10:00 am
Letter Mail & Registered Mail    United Kingdom, All European Countries, Canada and the Bahamas Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday 8:30 am
Letter Mail & Registered Mail   Countries in the Far East  Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday 8:30 am


RATES
Inland Postage Rates (for delivery within the Turks & Caicos Islands)

Description  Rate   Limit of Size     limit of weight 
Letters; Delivery Within the Same Island < 2 oz. -= 25¢, 15¢ for each additional 2 oz. Length and breadth and depth combined 3’.  4 ozs.   
    Greatest dimension: 2’; Min. Size: 4”x2 3/4”  
Letters; Delivery to Another Island < 2 oz. = 35¢, 20¢ for each additional 2 oz.       Same as above.    Same as above.
Postcards  20¢ per card   Max. Size: 57/8”x41/2”; Min. Size: 4”x2 3/4” n/a
Parcel    80¢ per lb; minimum $1.50 charge  Length and girth combined: - 6’  22 lbs.


Overseas Letter Post/Surface Mail Rates

Letters & Full Rate Letter Packets British Commonwealth Foreign Countries
0-50 g (2ozs.)     $ 0.55     $ 1.10
50 - 100 g (4 ozs.)   1.30  2.60
100 - 250 g (8 ozs.)    2.60   5.20
250 - 500 g (1 lb.)   5.00  10.00
500 - 1000 g (2 lbs.)    8.65     17.30
1000 - 2000 g (4 lbs.)     14.00   28.00

 

Postcards   0.40       0.80

 

Printed Paper      All Countries
0-50 g (2ozs.)   $ 0.30
50 - 100 g (4 ozs.)  0.60
100 - 250 g (8 ozs.)   1.10
250 - 500 g (1 lb.)  1.95
500 - 1000 g (2 lbs.)  3.25
1000 - 2000 g (4 lbs.)  4.55

 

Small Packets  
50 - 100 g (4 ozs.)  $ 0.60
100 - 250 g (8 ozs.)  1.10
250 - 500 g (1 lb.)  1.95
500 - 1000 g (2 lbs.)   3.25

Airmail Rates

    Zone 1  Zone 2   Zone 3  Zone 4  Zone 5
Letter per 1/2 oz.  $0.60  $0.80  $1.00 $1.25 $1.40  
Air Letters  0.60   0.60 0.60  0.60 0.60
Postcards   0.50  0.60   0.80   1.10  1.25
Second Class Items* 0.35  0.25   0.30 0.35 0.40

Zones

Zone 1 Zone 2 Zone 2 continued Zone 3 Zone 4 Zone 4 continued Zone 4 continued Zone 4 continued
Zone 5
Anguilla
Antigua
Bahamas
Barbados
Bermuda
Cayman Islands
Dominica
Grenada
Hawaii
Jamaica
Montserrat
St. Kitts, Nevis
St. Lucia
St. Vincent
British Virgin Islands
Trinidad and Tobago
US Virgin Islands
USA
Argentina
Belize
Bolivia
Brazil
Canada
Chile
Colombia
Costa Rica
Cuba
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
El Salvador
French West Indies
Guatemala
Guyana
Haiti
Honduras Republic
Mexico
Netherlands Antilles
Nicaragua
Panama (Republic)
Panama, Canal Zone
Paraguay
Peru
St. Pierre and Miquelon
Surinam
United Kingdom
Uruguay
All European Countries
except the following:
United Kingdom,
Ascension,
Falkland Islands,
Reunion and
St. Helena

Abu Dhabi
Afghanistan
Algeria
Angola
Bahrain
Bhutan
Botswana
Brunei
Burundi
Cameroon
Cen. African Republic
Chad
Christmas Island
Cocos (Keeling) Isl.
Comoro Islands
Congo
Cyprus
Dahomey
Dubai
Egypt
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Ethiopia
French Territory of Afars & Issas
Gabon
Gambia
Gaza & Kan Yumis
Ghana
Hong Kong
India
Indonesia
Iran
Iraq
Israel
Ivory Coast
Jordan
Kampuchea (Cambodia)
Kenya
Kuwait
Laos
Lebanon
Liberia
Libya
Lesotho
Macao
Malagasy Republic
Malawi
Malaysia
Maldive Isles
Mali
Mauritania
Mauritius
Morocco
Mozambique
Myanmar
Nepal
Nigeria
Niger Republic
Oman
Pakistan
Qatar
Rwanda
Sabab
Sarawak
Saudia Arabia
Senegal
Sharjah
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Singapore
Somali Republic
South Africa
Sri Lanka
Sudan Republic
Swaziland
Syria
Tanzania
Thailand
Tibet
Togo
Tunisia
Uganda
United Arab Republic
Vietnam
Yemen
Zambia
Zimbabwe
Australia
Caroline Isles
China
Cook Islands
Fiji
French Polynesia
Japan
Kiribati
Korea
Marian Isles
Mongolia
New Caledonia
New Guinea
New Zealand
Norfolk Islands
Philippines
Pitcairn Island
Samoa (USA)
Solomon Islands
Taiwan
Tuvalu
Tonga
Vanuatu
Wake Island
Western Samoa

 

Air Parcel Post Rates

COUNTRIES 1lb - 2lbs 2lbs - 4lbs 4lbs - 7lbs 7lbs - 9lbs 9lbs -11lbs 11lbs - 13lbs 13lbs - 15lbs 15lbs - 17lbs 17lbs - 19lbs  19lbs - 22lbs
Anguilla $ 14.35  $ 19.60 $ 26.75  $ 32.00 $ 39.00  $ 44.30 $ 52.40   $ 54.50  $ 62.80 $ 68.00
Antigua   13.25 18.45  25.20 30.40  37.65 42.90 50.20  52.30 60.60 65.85
Barbados  15.00  20.25 27.50  32.75  40.10 45.30   53.65    58.85 64.00 69.20
Bahamas 13.20  16.80  22.50 26.10  31.75  35.40  42.10 45.75 49.35   53.00
Bermuda 17.00 22.15  29.90 26.10 42.95 48.15 56.75 58.90 66.75 68.00
Belize 16.30  21.50  29.00  34.20 42.00 47.20  56.00 61.20 66.45  71.65
Canada   15.35  20.55  27.65 32.85 40.50 45.70   54.95 60.10 65.30  70.50
Cayman Islands  13.00  18.15  25.30  30.50 37.65 43.00  50.50 55.65  60.90  66.10
Colombia   16.50   21.75   28.75   34.00  42.00 47.25 58.60 63.80  69.00 74.20
Dominica  14.35 19.60  26.75  32.00 39.10 44.30 52.40 54.50 62.80  68.00
Guyana  16.00  21.25 29.00  34.20 42.25 47.45 56.60 61.85 67.00  72.25
Jamaica 14.35 19.60  26.75  32.00 39.10  44.30    52.40 54.50  62.80   68.00
Japan  24.75 36.90 51.50  63.65 78.25  90.45 105.50  117.65 129.85 142.00
Switzerland   18.80   27.90 39.20 48.30 59.50 68.65     81.35  90.40  99.65 108.75
Trinidad   14.35  19.60 26.75 32.00  39.00  44.30 52.40 54.50  62.85   68.00
United Kingdom 26.35  37.45 51.85 62.95 77.65 88.75   104.95 104.95   116.00 138.20
United States 7.85 11.85  16.80 20.75  25.75 29.75  35.15 39.15  43.15  47.15

Surface Parcel Rates

Country   1 Kg  3 Kgs  5 Kgs   10 kgs
Antigua $ 12.50   $ 25.80    $ 39.60  $ 71.30
Anguilla 9.50 15.00  20.50  32.25
Barbados 10.65 17.00  24.00  38.50
Bahamas  10.00  17.00 23.50   38.00
Belize 12.00 18.50  26.00 41.00
Bermuda 12.50 20.00  27.00  42.00
Canada   11.00 17.00 24.00  40.00
Cayman Islands   8.50 15.00  21.50   35.30
Dominica 10.00 16.50  23.00  37.00
Guyana  11.65  19.00 26.10  41.50
Jamaica   6.75  11.20 23.00 37.20
St. Lucia   11.95 19.00 26.00 40.75
Trinidad  10.00 16.50  23.00 37.25
United States of America 7.35   15.30    23.30     42.20
United Kingdom   16.00   24.00 32.20    48.75

Miscellaneous Services

Services  Rate
Registration Fee  $ 1.90
Advice of delivery of a registered letter  1.40
Enquiry into loss of posted item   1.90
Exchange of International Reply Coupon 0.90
Exchange of Commonwealth Reply Coupon 0.60
Private Box fee per annum (small)  40.00
Private Box fee per annum (medium)  50.00
Private Box fee per annum (large) 100.00
Private Bag fee per annum  100.00
Post Office Box key    10.00
Change of Lock on Private Box 30.00
Late Payment Fee - Box rental after first month of non-payment 10%
Postage Meter Licences 100.00
Storage of unclaimed parcels after notification of arrival to the
  addressee, the fee per day after the first month   
1.00