Sunday Delivery | Royal Mail

Surprise your
shoppers with a Sunday delivery!

We deliver 7 days a week with our Tracked and Guaranteed services, and the best bit of all… it’s the same price as any other day of the week

Interested in offering Sunday delivery? Fill in your details and we’ll give you a call

If you are sending less than 20 parcels a week the best solution for you is to buy postage online with Click & Drop or the Royal Mail App.

A relaxing Sunday snooze… and “oh a parcel delivery!”

Delight your shoppers with a next day delivery every day of the week

With 71% of customers saying that shopping online is more convenient,1 make sure your delivery options are convenient too. Offer your customers a Sunday delivery option with our next day Royal Mail Tracked 24® and Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed® services and create more happy shoppers, every day of the week.

Offer Sunday delivery

Does your customer want great value?

Royal Mail Tracked® delivers:

Flexible delivery choices

A next day Sunday delivery aim by the end of the day1 and Inflight options to nominate a safe place or delivery to neighbour in case your customer’s out and about.

Proof of receipt

A photo on delivery gives you the reassurance that your customers have received their items.

Full tracking

At 5 points along the way viewed via the Royal Mail app.

Does your customer need a guaranteed delivery tomorrow?

Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed® Next Day is the answer:

Timed next day delivery choices

A guaranteed Sunday delivery by the end of the day.3 Includes an estimated delivery window and money back guarantee2 with compensation up to £2,500.

Proof of receipt

A signature and photo on delivery gives you the peace of mind that your item has arrived.

Full tracking

At 7 points along the way available via the Royal Mail app.

Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

Is there an additional charge for Sunday Delivery?

You’ll pay the same price for delivery on a Sunday as on any other day of the week.

When will items be delivered?

Deliveries will be made throughout the day, potentially up to the end of the day in some areas.

What happens if we can’t deliver an item on a Sunday?

If we can’t deliver the item as addressed, to a Safeplace, or to a neighbour, we’ll leave a ‘Sorry we missed you’ notification card. A delivery attempt will automatically be made for the next working day.

If the customer is not in and the item is Special Delivery Guaranteed, a ‘Sorry we missed you’ notification card will be left and a delivery attempt will automatically be made the next day.

Are there any exceptions to a Sunday delivery?

There are certain geographical exceptions. A full list of these can be found here.

Will letters be delivered on a Sunday?

No, at this time we are focussing on Tracked and Special Delivery items parcels and letterbox-able items only for Sunday delivery.

For Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed® items, what is the product code to access a guaranteed Sunday delivery?

For Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed® items purchased on a Saturday, you can benefit from guaranteed Sunday Delivery. Choose the relevant product code for your items:

Product Code Description
SEB Special Delivery Guaranteed £750
SEC Special Delivery Guaranteed £1000
SED Special Delivery Guaranteed £2500
SDV Special Delivery Guaranteed Age Verification £750
SDW Special Delivery Guaranteed Age Verification £1000
SDX Special Delivery Guaranteed Age Verification £2500
SDY Special Delivery Guaranteed ID Verification £750
SDZ Special Delivery Guaranteed ID Verification £1000
SEA Special Delivery Guaranteed ID Verification £2500

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1 Mintel Online Retailing Consumer Report 2023.
2 Items for Sunday delivery require collection by Royal Mai on a Saturday.
3 Exceptions apply. We deliver throughout the UK but there are restrictions to delivery guarantees in some areas.
  See Appendix A: Delivery Speeds in the UK parcels services user guide for full details.
4 Mintel Online Retailing Consumer Report 2022.

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