UNADDRESSED ADMAIL RATES & INFO: CANADA POST
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   • UNADDRESSED ADMAIL PRICES
   • UNADDRESSED ADMAIL PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
   

CANADA POST: Unaddressed Admail Prices as of January 12, 2015
 
Price per item
Weight
Standard
Oversize
Up to 50 g
$0.158
$0.171
Over 50 g up to 100 g
$0.181
$0.197
Over 100 g
$0.274 + 0.0024 per g over 100 g
$0.286 + 0.0024 per g over 100 g
Options
Standard
Oversize
Transportation
$0.01
$0.01
Specified Delivery Start Date
$0.01
No Charge

Manual Order Processing Fee
Price per manual Order (Statement of Mailing)
 
$5.00
Reusable Plastic Pallet Usage Fee
Price per pallet
 
 $2.00



PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS

Items delivered by Canada Post Letter Carriers have different size and weight specifications that those delivered on Non-Letter Carrier delivery modes.

Each Unaddressed Admail item must meet the applicable size and weight requirements as outlined below.

  1. The metric unit is the official measure. Imperial equivalents are provided for reference and convenience only.
  2. Sizes apply to residential and business distribution.
  3. Specifications include all inserts and enclosures.
Items Delivered on Letter Carrier Routes*
Category
 
Length
Width
Thickness
Weight
Minimum Size
70 cm2 area (10.9 in2)
(see Figure 1)
0.18mm
(0.007 in)
N/A
Standard
max.
30.50 cm
(12 in)
15.24 cm
(6 in)
1.91 cm**
(0.75 in)
230 g
(8.1 oz)
Oversize (O/S)
max.
30.50 cm
(12 in)
22.85 cm
(9 in)
1.91 cm**
(0.75 in)
230 g
(8.1 oz)

*   The delivery mode that falls under the specifications of letter Carrier Route is simply "LC" (for Letter Carrier).
** The thickness of an Unaddressed Admail item must be measured at the thickest area of the item.

Figure 1: Examples of measuring Minimum Size Requirements


Items Delivered on Non-Letter Carrier Routes*
Category
 
Length
Width
Thickness
Weight
Standard
max.
30.50 cm
(12 in)
15.24 cm
(6 in)
3.81 cm
(1.5 in)
1,000 g
(53.3 oz)
Oversize (O/S)
max.
35.56 cm
(14 in)
28 cm
(11 in)
3.81 cm
(1.5 in)
1,000 g
(35.3 oz)
NOTE:


For mailings destined to Non-Letter Carrier Routes containing items weighing over 500 g and up to 1,000 g, the Customer must schedule the mailing by contacting a Canada Post representative or calling the Commercial Service network at 1-800-260-7678.
*


All other delivery modes, which include RR (rural routes), SS (suburban services), GD (general delivery), LB (lock boxes), CF (call for), MR (motorized routes) and DIR (directs) fall under the specifications for "Non-Letter Carrier Routes".
 
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