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Minister: Bermuda Post Office Business Plan

Minister: Bermuda Post Office Business Plan

“The business model must change to provide more effective and different services than those of a traditional post office in keeping with global postal industry changes,” Minister for the Cabinet Office Wayne Furbert said in the House of Assembly today [Nov 27]. The Minister noted that the post office’s annual estimate expenditure is... Read more of this article

Post Office: Expect Mail Delays To/From UK

Post Office: Expect Mail Delays To/From UK

Mail to and from the United Kingdom will be affected “due to the UK’s COVID-19 border closure,” the Bermuda Post Office has advised, with  mail delays expected to “last until the beginning of December 2020 or until the UK borders reopen.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] is advising that... Read more of this article

World Post Day & Parliament 400th Anniversary

World Post Day & Parliament 400th Anniversary

Minister Wayne Furbert joined the Bermuda Post Office to highlight World Post Day, and also unveiled a series of commemorative stamp panels which were commissioned to recognise the 400th Anniversary of Parliament. A Government spokesperson said, “Minister Wayne Furbert joined the Bermuda Post Office to highlight World Post Day, which is observed annually... Read more of this article

Resumption Of U.S. Mail Services To Bermuda

Resumption Of U.S. Mail Services To Bermuda

The United States Postal Service will resume acceptance of mail to Bermuda starting tomorrow [Aug 21], the U.S. Consulate has announced. A spokesperson said, “The United States Postal Service [USPS] will resume acceptance of mail to Bermuda and other international locations effective August 21, 2020. “International mail services have been... Read more of this article

U.S. Consulate Assisting With Mail Services

U.S. Consulate Assisting With Mail Services

The U.S. Consulate said they are “aware of inconveniences caused by the suspension of mail services from the United States to Bermuda” and have ”been engaged in positive dialogue with contacts in the United States to help get the issue resolved.” A spokesperson said, “U.S. Consulate General Hamilton is aware of inconveniences... Read more of this article

Perot: Normal Services Once Testing Concludes

Perot: Normal Services Once Testing Concludes

As a follow up from last week’s announcement by the Ministry of Health that the Perot Post Office is being used as an interim COVID-19 testing centre, the Bermuda Post Office [BPO] is issuing the following. A Government spokesperson said, “The BPO notes that it is ‘very pleased’ to collaborate with the Ministry of Health in this national initiative. “The... Read more of this article

Post Offices Opening Late From Aug 12 – 14

Post Offices Opening Late From Aug 12 – 14

The General Post Office and all sub post offices will open at 10.00 a.m. in order to facilitate staff meetings from today through August 14. A Government spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] is advising the public that today, August 12 through August 14,  the General Post Office and all sub post offices will open at 10.00 a.m.... Read more of this article

Post Office Returns To Normal Operating Hours

Post Office Returns To Normal Operating Hours

The Bermuda Post Office will be returning to normal working hours starting today [Aug 3]. A Government spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] today updated the public that all post offices will return to normal working hours starting today, 3 August. “The General Post Office hours are 8.00am to 5.00pm and normal working hours... Read more of this article

Post Office Update On Overseas Mail Service

Post Office Update On Overseas Mail Service

The Bermuda Post Office provided an update on incoming and outbound mail to Bermuda, saying that while some mail will be arriving on commercial flights ”the timely delivery of outbound international mail from Bermuda to locations within the US, Canada, UK and Europe still cannot be guaranteed at this time.” A BPO spokesperson said, “Our... Read more of this article

Postal Office Front Counter Services Update

Postal Office Front Counter Services Update

The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] is “advising the public that front counter postal services will resume five days a week starting tomorrow, May 25.” A Government spokesperson said, “Front counter postal services were only previously available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Hours of operation will continue to be 8.00 a.m. to 3.00... Read more of this article

Commemorative Stamp Series Features Bridges

Commemorative Stamp Series Features Bridges

The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] has issued a commemorative stamp series featuring Bermuda’s historic bridges. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Post Office has issued its first commemorative stamp series for 2020, which features Bermuda’s historic bridges. “Bermuda’s bridges have been important in the development of our island going back to... Read more of this article

Bermuda Post Office Update On International Mail

Bermuda Post Office Update On International Mail

The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] provided the following update regarding international mail. A Government spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] provided the following update regarding international mail. “The public will be aware that there have been major global disruptions to the logistical networks for mail, such as airlines... Read more of this article

BPO’s Front Counter Services Resume Today

BPO’s Front Counter Services Resume Today

The Minister for the Cabinet Office, Wayne Furbert advised that the Bermuda Post Office’s [BPO] front counter services will resume today, May 5. Minister Furbert said, “I want to take this opportunity to thank all our postal staff for their service during this time. They have worked to ensure that critical local mail was delivered around the island... Read more of this article