Pick up item from a postal outlet
If your item is delivered to a Posti outlet, you can pick it up from the outlet with a notice of arrival or the item ID. Please remember that you must prove your identity when picking up an item.
Buy more storage time for parcels to be picked up at a Posti outlet
You can buy more storage time for your parcel by logging in to OmaPosti via the Item Tracking and Routing page. Click on the "Buy an extension for the storage period" icon. The icon will only be displayed if it is possible to buy more storage time for the parcel. The parcel must be shelved at a Posti outlet before the storage period can be extended. The price of the service starts from EUR 5 (5 days), and EUR 1 per day is charged for extra days. The storage period can be extended to a maximum of 28 days. The minimum storage period extension is 5 days.
See retention periods.
Buy home delivery for a parcel at a Posti Outlet
You can buy home delivery for your parcel by logging in to Posti online services via the Item Tracking and Routing page. Click on the "Buy Home Delivery" icon. The icon will only be displayed if it is possible to buy home delivery for the parcel. The parcel must be shelved at a Posti outlet before home delivery can be bought. The price of the service is EUR 11.
Picking up an item on behalf of someone else
If the item is a regular parcel, someone else can pick up the item for you with the item ID and their photo ID. A power of attorney is required for picking up a Registered Letter, a Letter with Advice of Delivery and an Insured Item on behalf of someone else.
The power of attorney form is available here.
If the sender wants, they can use the Handing over to the Addressee in Person service, which prohibits anyone but the recipient from picking up the item.