Cost-effective international delivery

When speed isn’t the highest priority, and what you are sending is of low value so you don’t need tracking, choose our International Economy service.

Ideal for

Non-urgent letters and documents, and non-urgent, low-value parcels up to 2kg

Estimated arrival in Overseas disruptions mean deliveries may take longer than usual. Some countries aren’t currently accepting deliveries due to COVID-19 restrictions. For the latest info on delivery times and disruptions, please see our international updates.
Send up to

2kg parcels
500g letters

Try adding

Optional extras like Signature on Deliveryand Extra Cover.

Extra Cover provides loss or damagecover from $100 up to $500.

If your item is lost or damaged while being carried by Australia Post and you haven't purchased Extra Cover, you may still be eligible for limited compensation.

Fill out

CN22 or CN23 customs form

Post at

Post Office
Red street posting box

Prices from

$2.50 for letters and documents
$11.20 for parcels

Packaging options

You can use what you've got, or grab an Economy Air envelope from the Post Office.

Economy Air small envelope

DL, 110 x 220mm
Up to 50g

Buy 1: $3.70
Buy 10: $3.52 each
Buy 50+: $3.33 each

Economy Air large envelope

C4, 229 x 324mm
Up to 250g

Buy 1: $10
Buy 10: $9.50 each
Buy 50+: $9 each

Use your own packaging

Add a stamp or postage label to your envelope or package.


Print your own Economy labels

Pay for postage online, prepare customs forms, print shipping labels and book parcel pickups5 with MyPost Business. You could even save up to 25% on International Economy, depending on how many parcels you send. Eligibility criteria apply.6

1 Estimated delivery time between metro areas of major cities. Excludes time in customs if applicable and may be subject to delay due to causes outside of Australia Post's control. For more information, calculate postage and delivery times or check our international post guide.

2 Additional charges apply. Signature on delivery is only available to certain countries.

3 Additional charges apply. Extra Cover is only available to certain countries. Cover restrictions may vary depending on country. For more information, check our postage assessment calculator.

4 Additional charges apply for pickup services. Not available in all localities.

5 Parcel pickups are $1 in select metro areas. We can collect up to 50 parcels at a time. Pickups between 9am and 5pm Monday - Friday, for orders placed before 1pm the day prior.

Savings are subject to a number of eligibility criteria. Savings are calculated based on how many qualifying parcels you send over a rolling 8-week and 12-month periods. To be eligible, you must have a MyPost Business account and use your account when purchasing qualifying parcels and you must meet the volume requirements over the relevant period to get discounts on certain products. Please refer to the terms and conditions for further details on the eligibility criteria.