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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

BPO Issues Commemorative Stamp Series

BPO Issues Commemorative Stamp Series

The Bermuda Post Office has issued its latest commemorative stamp series featuring the 150th Anniversary of the Bermuda Floating Dock. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda’s location as a half-way point of call between British colonies in the Western Atlantic and Great Britain itself, was considered an important location for a Dockyard, and especially... Read more of this article

Bermuda Post Office Closure Schedule

Bermuda Post Office Closure Schedule

The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] is advising that” it is currently undergoing an internal system upgrade and therefore its sub post offices will close at 12 noon on the following dates outlined. “The BPO thanks the public for their patience and apologizes for any inconvenience during this period of system implementation,” a spokesperson... Read more of this article

Post Office Services For The 21st Century

Post Office Services For The 21st Century

“Government is now in the process of enhancing the Information Technology services and products that the Bermuda Post Office provides in order to bring it up to the 21st century,” Minister for the Cabinet Office Wayne Furbert said. Speaking in the House of Assembly today, the Minister said, “The postal services worldwide have undergone... Read more of this article

Advisory: General Post Office Operating Hours

Advisory: General Post Office Operating Hours

The General Post Office [GPO] is advising that effective Monday, July 1st the Letter Floor and Parcel Post hours of operation will be from 8.00am to 5.00pm daily, with last customer serviced at 4.30pm A Government spokesperson said, “The General Post Office [GPO] is advising that effective Monday, July 1st the Letter Floor and Parcel Post hours of... Read more of this article

Temporary Closure Of BPO Letter Floor Section

Temporary Closure Of BPO Letter Floor Section

The “letter floor section” of the General Post Office will be temporarily closed to the public until July 12th. A Government spokesperson said, “The public is advised that from today 3 June until 12 July 2019, the letter floor section of the General Post Office [GPO] will be temporarily closed. “The closure is required for the... Read more of this article