If you are looking for additional reassurance when sending items overseas then use our international tracked and signed services.
Looking for a reliable delivery service you can trust? You can get added reassurance that your important document or package has been delivered to its overseas destination by using our international tracked and signed services. Our dedicated mail plane ensures items are connected swiftly to Royal Mail's delivery network where tracked items are given priority handling in the UK.
All international tracked and signed services include online proof of delivery and £50 compensation in the event of loss or damage, as standard. Compensation up to £250 is available and can be purchased for a small fee.
International Tracked and Signed is available for over 65 destinations and offers the following:
International Signed is available for over 65 destinations and offers the following:
International Tracked is available for over 50 destinations and offers the following:
International tracked and signed services can only be used for items weighing up to 2kg and maximum dimensions length + width + height less than 900mm with the longest side no greater than 600mm. If you need to send larger or heavier items please use Parcelforce.
International Tracked and Signed services can purchased from one of the conveniently located sub-post offices Island-wide or from our delivery offices in Douglas and Ramsey. To find your nearest available location to purchase Special Delivery click here.
For more information on International Tracked and Signed services contact our customer services team on 01624 664664 or see our price guide below.
From Friday 1st January 2021, the requirement for accurate customs documentation for items containing goods sent to Rest of World addresses will also apply to European destinations and the Channel Islands. When mailing items containing goods to outside of the UK, you will need to accurately complete and sign a customs declaration. A CN22A/B should be used when sending items valued at less than £270, for items with a value higher than this a CN23 should be used.
For more information about customs declaration requirements please visit our dedicated page.
For up to date available destinations, please see Parcelforce's worldwide directory.
The standard compensation for an item sent by International Tracked and Signed services is £50, however extra compensation of up to £250 is available if required (depending on country of acceptance).
If the destination country accepts items containing cash, the maximum compensation payable for loss of cash is £100.
Mobile phones may be sent by International Tracked and Signed, but the maximum compensation for any loss or damage is limited to £50.
International Tracked and Signature items require a signature to be taken on delivery therefore they cannot be sent to PO Boxes, unless the destination country is in Africa or the Middle East. International Tracked and Signature cannot be sent to pack stations in any country.
International Tracked & Signed is a full end to end tracking service offering a signature on delivery and online confirmation
International Tracked offers tracking at five points after despatch as well as an online confirmation of delivery
International Signed is tracked until the item leaves the UK and a signature is obtained on delivery