With only days to go before the Easter weekend, Isle of Man Post Office would like to advise its customers of changes to operation and opening times over this period.
On Good Friday (April 18), mail will be received from the UK early morning as usual with mail being delivered to customers as normal, there will however be no evening collections or dispatches. All counters across the network will be closed, although the Customer Services Suite at Douglas Mail Centre will be open from 07:30 - 12:30, providing all post office services from foreign exchange and banking facilities through to Moneygram and packaging materials being available. Meanwhile, Ramsey delivery office (06:00 - 12:30) and Southern delivery office (07:30 - 12:30) will also be open.
On Easter Saturday (April 19) there will be no mail deliveries or collections however all post office counters will be open as normal across the network from 09:30 - 12:30.
On Easter Monday (April 21), no deliveries or collections will be made and all post offices will be closed. Mail deliveries and post office opening hours will revert back to normal service on Tuesday 22nd April.
The guarantees for items sent using next-day delivery Special Delivery, Parcelforce next day and 48 hour services during Easter will be as follows:
|To UK||Delivery Guarantee|
|Date Posted||Special Delivery||Parcelforce24||Parcelforce48|
|Weds 16th April||Thurs 17th April||Thurs 17th April||Tues 22nd April|
Thurs 17th April
IOM delivery only
|Fri 18th April||N/A||N/A|
Thurs 17th April
UK delivery only
|Sat 19th April||Tues 22nd April||Weds 23rd April|
|Sat 19th April||Weds 23rd April||Weds 23rd April||Thurs 24th April|