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Title: Delivery date-specified mail

The postal items are delivered on the designated date, including Sundays and holidays.

Recommended to these occasions!


  • Sending cards on the birthday of your friend
  • Sending anniversary gifts on the day
  • Receiving postal items on Sunday because you cannot receive them on weekdays

Usage fee

In addition to the postages of postal item/packages, you need to pay the charge for the specification of delivery date.

Calculation of postage also including the charge for the specification of delivery date is available.

Standard Mail Services (letter,postcard)

Designate weekdays

+31 yen (added to the basic rate)

Designate Sundays and holidays

+210 yen (added to the basic rate)

Yu-Mail

+51 yen (added to the basic shipping fee)

  • Delivery date cannot be designated for the third class mail, Braille materials, fourth class mails other than acceptance-recorded mailed item, and parcels other than Yu-Mail.
  • As a general rule, any date within 10 days from two days after the deposit date can be designated as the delivery date.

How to use


Fill in the preferred date of delivery in the sticker for the specification of delivery date prepared at post offices, and submit to the counter by affixing it to the postal items.

Upon usage

  1. It can be used only for first class mail, second class mail, Braille materials, sound recordings intended solely for the use of the visually impaired, Yu-Mail, Yu-Mail for persons with disabilities.
  2. It cannot be used in combination with optional services other than registered mail, certification of acceptance time, delivery certification, certification of contents (excluding Braille certification of contents), special delivery of civil procedure code documents, acceptance-recorded mail, and cash on delivery.
  3. Charge-free delivery date specification service is available for Yu-Pack parcels.
  4. As a general rule, the date is be within 10 days from two days after the deposit date. This may not apply to areas where it takes more than two days for delivery. For further information, please contact the depositing post office.

Services with which the specification of delivery date can be used

Major optional services that can be used in combination with the specification of delivery date

List of the combinations of optional services



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