Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed®

Guaranteed next working day letter delivery

Important documents or tickets that simply must be there tomorrow? Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed® offers timed delivery by 9am or 1pm next day with inclusive tracking and signature on delivery. Saturday delivery is available for an additional charge.

At a Glance 

  • Guaranteed delivery by 9am or 1pm next working day
  • Online tracking and signature on delivery included
  • Money-back guarantee and inclusive compensation cover

When do you want your letter to get there?

  • By 9am – guaranteed delivery of letters by 9am next working day, with inclusive compensation cover up to £50 for loss or damage
  • By 1pm – guaranteed delivery of letters by 1pm next working day, with inclusive compensation cover up to £500 for loss or damage
  • On a Saturday – Post Office® branches will accept your items on Friday, for delivery on a Saturday, for an additional charge
Our service covers 99% of the UK

Tracking and proof of delivery

Follow your letter’s progress from start to finish with online tracking and signature on delivery.

Is there compensation for loss, damage or delay?

If your letter isn’t delivered by 9am or 1pm the next working day, we’ll give you a full refund.

To protect against loss or damage, Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed by 9am has inclusive compensation cover of £50 while Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed by 1pm has inclusive compensation cover of £500.

Both services give you the option to increase your cover up to the value of £2,500. You can also purchase tiered consequential loss cover up to the value of £10,000.

How much will it cost?

You can calculate the price for delivery of your letter using our Get a price tool.

Anything else you need to know?

Visit the Help page for more information and answers to frequently asked questions about this product.

Downloads

Royal Mail Parcels User Guide 2015