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French Postal Rates-Domestic & Internationl

 
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Posted 03/25/2019   3:53 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add perf12 to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
The red stamp is for letters up too 20g.The green stamp is the same thing ,but takes
(in theory 1 day more).the purple stamp 20g for international.There used to be a tarif
for europe but has been englobed in the international rate. (Rate.Domestic:1.05euro_Intl.:1.30euro)
What are your country domestic & intl.tarifs?

https://www.laposte.fr/timbres/timb...ES-10000358-[PR]-20190325-[majeur]
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Posted 03/25/2019   5:20 pm  Show Profile Check GeoffHa's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add GeoffHa to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Royal Mail's new rates - just twenty hours old

https://www.royalmail.com/sites/def...rch-2019.pdf

So domestic 2nd class up to 100 gms is 61p, 1st class 70p, which is a little cheaper than yours, although the rates increase for a "large" letter (judged by weight and size).
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High compensation for loss & damage…( In case of loss do you have to provide a receipt or something in proof of the value?)
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Posted 03/25/2019   6:28 pm  Show Profile Check GeoffHa's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add GeoffHa to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
I've never had to use it - I could envisage its being difficult to prove the value of what was in the envelope/parcel, though. Fortunately, the postal service has, in general, been very reliable over the last few years, with the occasional disaster

https://www.theguardian.com/busines...se-across-uk

Fortunately, I'm in south-west, not south-east, London!

Dedicated post offices of the kind one finds in France are less and less common here - often part of small supermarkets now, as my local one is.
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Posted 03/25/2019   6:48 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add perf12 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Terrible place that East Dulwich !
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