Calculate by destination, type of articles and weight
There are two types: Standard-sized Mail and Nonstandard-sized Mail. With this service, letters and documents weighing up to 2 kg can be sent.
|Standard-sized Mail||Nonstandard-sized Mail|
|Dimension||Long side: 14～23.5cm
Short side: 9～12cm
Thickness: up to 1cm
Longest side: 60 cm
Length + Width + Height = 90 cm
|Weight||Up to 50g||Up to 2kg|
Advice of Delivery
Articles that can be sent as Letters
|Articles that can be sent as Letters||Documents|
|For example, this includes letters, business papers, magazines, CDs and IC cards.
|Articles that cannot be sent as Letters||Merchandise|
|Merchandise cannot be sent as letters even though it may come under the examples of documents. It is possible to send merchandise if it is for noncommercial use (e.g., merchandise purchased from a shop and sent to friends as a gift).|
|Items not considered to be documents cannot be sent as letters.
For example, this includes clothes, dolls, foods, and stationary.
If the size of a mailpiece is within the limits, the postal charge is determined by the weight alone.
Usage Requirements and Precautions
A customs declaration form (CN22/CN23) must be affixed to items containing articles with a declarable value that may be subject to customs inspection.
Please note that especially when sending books, calendars and CDs/DVDs as letters, items may be subject to customs inspection in the destination country/territory and returned to the sender due to a missing customs declaration form.
When using the International Mail My Page Service, shipping labels and customs declaration forms can be created at once.
- Regarding shipping type, please select “Letters/Other” or “Letters/Other (registered mail)”.