Italy: Update 31st October
Poste Italiane is now fully operational for both collection and delivery after the earthquake on Wednesday 24th August 2016. However, as some may have lost their homes they have been displaced to other areas of the country, so please check new addresses before shipping items.
The earthquake that took place on Wednesday 26th October did not affect collections and deliveries, however, there are some limitations at certain times resulting from closure of roads by the local authorities.
Chile: Update 27th October
Delays are expected in the processing of inbound and outbound mail as a result of an industrial action being taken by Chilean customs staff from Wednesday 26th – Friday 28th October.
Uruguay: Update 24th October
The industrial action by Uruguayan postal workers is still ongoing. As a result, the processing of mail will be delayed and all Union member countries are requested to postpone the dispatching of parcels to Uruguay until further notice.
International Public Holidays
Monday 31st October:
Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Chile, Fiji, Germany (regional), Guyana, Hungary, India (regional), Ireland, Mongolia, Nepal, New Caledonia (regional), New Zealand (regional), Philippines, Slovenia
Tuesday 1st November:
Algeria, Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia (regional), Austria, Belgium, Benin, Bhutan, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, Croatia, France, Gabon, Guatemala, Guinea, Haiti, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Monaco, Nepal, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, San Marino, Senegal, Seychelles, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain
Wednesday 2nd November:
Angola, Belgium (regional), Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, El Salvador, Haiti, Macau, Mauritius, Mexico (regional), Uruguay (regional)
Thursday 3rd November:
Dominica, Ecuador, Japan, Liberia, Maldives, Micronesia, Panama
Friday 4th November:
Dominica, Ecuador, Malaysia (regional), Northern Mariana Islands, Panama (regional), Russia, Sweden (regional)
Monday 7th November:
Belarus, Colombia, India (regional), Kyrgyzstan, Malaysia (regional), Venezuela (regional)