Retention periods

If the addressee was unavailable when delivery of the item was attempted or an item remains uncollected at the post office, it will be retained for a limited term:

2 days

  • Parcel in Nearby locker

7 days

  • Parcels in service points and parcel lockers
  • Parcel and transport units that Posti has tried to deliver to the recipient

14 days

  • All letter items
  • Parcel with an extended storage period bought by the sender
  • Parcels in service points sent or returned from abroad.