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Post Office Now Offers Flexible Rental Periods

Post Office Now Offers Flexible Rental Periods

The Bermuda Post Office can now offer customers flexible rental periods — 6, 12 and 24 months — at any time during the year. A government spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] is pleased to announce that, with the introduction of their new point of sale system, they can now offer customers flexible rental periods [6, 12... Read more of this article

BPO Hosts ‘Postcard To Someone Special’ Event

BPO Hosts ‘Postcard To Someone Special’ Event

The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] recently hosted its annual ‘Postcard to Someone Special’ event for nursery and primary school students. A Government spokesperson said, “Getting into the Christmas spirit, the Bermuda Post Office hosted its annual ‘Postcard to Someone Special’ event this week for nursery and primary school students.” Minister... Read more of this article

Post Office Sponsors Community Initiative

Post Office Sponsors Community Initiative

The Acting Post Master General Susan Moore-Williams has pledged the Bermuda Post Office’s support for the Gina Spence Productions Annual Christmas Community Festival, to be held on Saturday, December 14 at the Rubber Tree which is in the same location as the Warwick Post Office. “The BPO is happy to be one of the lead sponsors of this event,”... Read more of this article

Post Office To Extend Hours On Dec 13th, 20th

Post Office To Extend Hours On Dec 13th, 20th

Minister for the Cabinet Office Wayne Furbert announced that the General Post Office “would be offering extended hours of operation over the Christmas Season this year on Friday, December 13, 2019 and Friday December 20, 2019.” Minister Furbert said, “In order to facilitate those customers who are shopping later in the season and therefore... Read more of this article

Post Office Closures On Thursday Afternoon

Post Office Closures On Thursday Afternoon

The Bermuda Post Office and sub-post offices, will be closed on Thursday [Nov 21] from 1.00pm to 4.30pm so that “staff can conduct training.” A government spokesperson said, “The public is advised that on Thursday, November 21, the Bermuda Post Office [BPO] and its sub post offices will be closed from 1.00 p.m. – 4.30 p.m. so... Read more of this article

Advisory: Post Office Hours Tomorrow

Advisory: Post Office Hours Tomorrow

The General Post Office, as well as the Perot Post Office, will be closed tomorrow [Nov 13] from 9.00am to 10.30am to facilitate a staff meeting. A Government spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] is advising that tomorrow, November 13, the General Post Office and Perot Post Office will be closed from 9.00am to 10.30am in order to... Read more of this article

Universal Postal Remuneration System Changes

Universal Postal Remuneration System Changes

Minister for the Cabinet Office Wayne Furbert provided an update on the recent developments within the Universal Postal Union [UPU] pertaining to the rates charged by countries for the handling of mail and parcels flowing through their postal services. Speaking in the House of Assembly on Friday [Nov 1], Minister Furbert said, “As a backdrop... Read more of this article

Portuguese Anniversary Commemorative Stamp

Portuguese Anniversary Commemorative Stamp

Minister for the Cabinet Office Wayne Furbert announced that the Bermuda Post Office [BPO] will issue a new commemorative stamp in celebration of the 170th anniversary of the arrival of Portuguese immigrants to Bermuda. “The public will be aware that on Monday November 4th, the occasion will be marked with a national holiday. The stamp series... Read more of this article

Advisory: Sub Post Offices Lunchtime Closures

Advisory: Sub Post Offices Lunchtime Closures

From October 28 – November 6, various sub post offices will be closed over the lunchtime due to staff meetings. A Government Spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] is advising that from tomorrow, October 28 – November 6, its sub post offices will be closed from 12.00 p.m. and 1.30 p.m. “The lunchtime closures are in an effort... Read more of this article

BPO To Receive International Recognition

BPO To Receive International Recognition

The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] will be formally recognized by the Universal Postal Union [UPU] during a special award ceremony in Switzerland later this month. The Minister for the Cabinet Office, Wayne Furbert, explained that “following a recent assessment, the BPO was deemed to have successfully achieved high standards in the areas of security... Read more of this article

BPO: Delays In Mail Due To BA Pilots Strike

BPO: Delays In Mail Due To BA Pilots Strike

Due to the strike by British Airways pilots, there will be delays experienced in mail delivery, the Bermuda Post Office said. A Government spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] is advising the public that due to ongoing strike action by British Airways pilots, there will be delays experienced in mail delivery. “The BPO notes... Read more of this article

Advisory: Sub Post Office Scheduled Closures

Advisory: Sub Post Office Scheduled Closures

The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] is advising the public of upcoming scheduled sub post office closures due to an internal systems upgrade. A government spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] is reminding the public that it is currently undergoing an internal systems upgrade. To accommodate the upgrades the BPO’s sub post offices will... Read more of this article

Minister On $5 Postal Fee On Non-Dutiable Items

Minister On $5 Postal Fee On Non-Dutiable Items

Minister for the Cabinet Office Wayne Furbert said he “appreciated and acknowledged” the public feedback regarding the recently introduced $5.00 Bermuda Post Office [BPO] clearance and processing fee on the delivery of all non-dutiable postal packages. “The $5.00 processing fee for dutiable items is not new, as it has been in place... Read more of this article