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Sending a parcel with cash

To ensure your item reaches the addressee quickly and securely, address and pack it carefully and correctly.

Sending a parcel through a parcel locker

  1. Pack the parcel ready for dispatch. See also instructions for packaging.

  2. Go to webservice or choose Send a parcel or letter from OmaPosti application. Select the size measuring the outer dimensions of your parcel and fill in the requested information. You do not have to weigh the parcel, but make sure that it does not weigh over 35 kg.

  3. Pay for the shipment.

  4. Write the following information on the parcel: the Helposti code and the name, address and phonenumber of the both sender and recipient.

  5. Take the parcel to a Posti Parcel Locker and open the locker with the Helposti code.

Purchase a parcel transport online or in the OmaPosti application

You can send parcels within Finland by using a parcel locker (excl. Åland Islands).

  1. Pack the parcel ready for dispatch.

  2. Go to webservice or choose Send a parcel or letter from OmaPosti mobile application. Select the size measuring the outer dimensions of your parcel and fill in the requested information. You do not have to weigh the parcel, but make sure that it does not weigh over 35 kg (XXS less than 2 kg).

  3. Pay for the shipment and save the Helposti code.

  4. Write the following information on the parcel: Helposti-code, the name, address and phonenumber of the both sender and recipient. Take the parcel to a Parcel Locker or to a Posti outlet without queing.

OR

Print out the address label, attach it on the parcel and take the parcel to a Posti outlet (an XXS parcel always to a mailbox).

The order is valid for 14 days.

Send from Posti outlets

You can also pay for parcel transport at any Posti outlet.

  1. Pack the parcel ready for dispatch.

  2. Select the best parcel product according to your need.

  3. a) If you know the recipient’s mobile phone number, you can send the convenient Parcel with Number from a Posti outlet without an address label. Write the following information on the parcel: the name, address and phone number of the sender, and the name, address and phone number of the recipient. Pay for the item at a Posti service desk. The parcel is delivered to the selected Posti service point. The notice of arrival is quickly sent to the recipient as an SMS message. You can send the Parcel with Number from hundreds of the largest Posti outlets. b) If you do not know the recipient’s mobile phone number, you can send a traditional postal parcel that includes a paper notice of arrival delivered with day mail. Write your name and address and the name and address of the recipient on the parcel. The information is registered at the service desk and an address label is printed for the item. At smaller Posti outlets, fill out the postal parcel address label, glue it on top of the parcel and pay for the parcel at the service desk. You can send postal parcels from all Posti outlets. c) If you want the parcel to be delivered directly to the recipient’s address, select the Parcel to the Doorstep service which delivers the parcel directly to the recipient’s doorstep at the agreed time.

Write your name and address and the name, address and phone number of the recipient on the parcel. The information is registered at the service desk and an address label is printed for the item. At smaller Posti outlets, fill out the Parcel to the Doorstep address label, glue it on top of the parcel and pay for the parcel. You can send Parcel to the Doorstep parcels from all Posti outlets.