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Postal items for the blind

Features of the postal items for the blind

  • Letters written in Braille can be mailed free of charge.
  • Senders with visual impairment as well as the institutions designated by Japan Post can send mail that contains the items outlined below free of charge.
    Writings of different forms such as braille letters and recorded materials for the blind.
    Instruments and equipment developed or used to support the blind such as special CDs, braille writing materials, braille watches, white canes and audio recorders that help people with visual impairment overcome obstacles.
  • The items above can be sent both by air or sea.

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Conditions for Use

  • Please write "Items for the blind" in the upper right corner of the envelope or parcel label.

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