The low-cost overseas option for heavier parcels that don't need to arrive in a hurry.
If you’re in no particular rush, International Economy is the ideal solution for posting heavier items overseas. Affordable and easy to use, it lets you send parcels up to 2kg and includes compensation.
At a Glance
- Send parcels up to 2kg anywhere in the world
- Delivery times from 2 weeks (to Western Europe) up to 12 weeks (to Australia)
- Inclusive compensation up to £20
What can you send?
You can send parcels weighing up to 2kg* with a height, width, and depth no greater than 90cm, with no single side longer than 60cm.
Tubes and rolls
You can send tubes or rolls weighing up to 2kg* with a maximum length of 90cm. The length and two diameters combined should not total more than 104cm.
*Printed papers allowable up to 5kg
How much will it cost?
You can calculate the price for International Standard delivery using our Get a price tool
Is there compensation for loss or damage?
In the unlikely event your parcel is lost or damaged, compensation cover up to £20 is included.
Because we rely on postal services around the world, we can’t offer a guaranteed delivery time, and we can’t compensate for delays.
Anything else you need to know?
For useful information about sending abroad, including advice on restricted or prohibited items, take a look at Help with international sending
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