Priority letters

Need it to arrive a bit sooner? Buy a Priority label for 50c and attach it to your regular letter to speed things up.

Stick a Priority label on your envelope, next to the stamp, and your letter will arrive within Australia in 1-4 business days, instead of our regular 2-6 business days. You can buy a Priority label from a Post Office for 50c, or get a pack of 5 from our online shop.

How to send your Priority letter

1. Apply your stamp

Stick it in the top-right corner of your envelope.

2. Apply Priority label

It goes next to your postage stamp.

3. Post your letter

Any red street posting box or Post Office will do.

Priority letters delivery timeframes

Delivery within the same state

Posted for delivery Estimated delivery time (business days)
Within metropolitan areas of capital cities, or within the same city or town or an adjacent city or town in the same state 1 day
Between metropolitan areas of capital cities and country locations 2 days
Between country locations 2 days

Delivery between states

Posted for delivery Estimated delivery time (business days)
Between metro areas of capital cities 2 days
Between metro areas of capital cities and country locations 3 days
Between country locations 4 days

Letters sent at the Regular speed will take 1-2 business days longer than the estimated delivery times above, dependent on your posting origin and destination.

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Concession stamps

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