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Poste Restante

Service that allows receiving, at Correios post office , as convenient, all parcels and correspondences sent in your name.


Service availability: in all national territory

Who can use it: - Natural and juridical persons without contract; - Juridical persons with contract.

Characteristics:

Modalities: Ordered posta restante: Service through which an object sender indicates as address for delivery or devolution a Correios post office. – The object postage can be made in any  Correios post office; - Delivery of object will be at  Correios post office  as indicated by sender in postage.

Fallen posta Restante: Delivery service at a  Correios post office, of an object addressed to a locality where there is no domiciliary distribution or whose domiciliary delivery is not possible.
- The object postage can be made at any Correios post office; - Object delivery will be at Correios post office  closer to addressee address.

Why use this service?

- Secrecy and privacy.

National: In case of  posta restante paid by addressee, objects shall be addressed in the following way: a) Addressee name; b) Expression: “Ordered Posta Restante”; c) Correios post office name; d) Locality/FU; e) Correios post office Zip code.

In case of service paid at the original location, in cash, objects shall be addressed in the following way:
a) Addressee name; b) Expression: “Posta Restante paid by sender”; c) Correios post office name; d) Locality/FU; e) Correios post office Zip code.

In case of service paid as to be invoiced modality, objects shall be addressed in the following way: a) Addressee name; b) Expression: “Invoiced Posta Restante”; c) Correios post office name; d) Locality/FU; e) Correios post office Zip code.

International: Objects destined to foreign countries shall be addressed in the following way: a) Addressee name; b) Expression: “Posta Restante” in bold type; c) Correios unit of destination (when available); d) Locality; e) Country of destination.

 Prices and terms

Only objects specifically addressed as Ordered Posta Restante, whose payment, in case of national objects, can be made by sender, in cash or to be invoiced, or by addressee, in cash shall be charged.

For international services, the value corresponding to posta restante can only be paid by sender.

See here the service price.