Send mail to its destination with the right postage

    Use postage stamps to send letters, cards and other light-weight papers. Pricing is based on the destination, weight and size of your item. Save money when you buy booklets or coils of stamps at a stamp retailer or online.

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    Postage rates

    See postage rates1 for standard Lettermail by destination, weight and delivery time.

    Canada U.S. International
    Projected arrival date2 
    (business days)
    Within a city or town: 2 days
    Within a province: 3 days
    Across provinces: 4 days
    4–6 days 4–7 days

    Standard size mail – Letter envelopes and post cards

    0–30 g
    Up to 5 sheets of paper*
    $1.05 for a single stamp or 
    $0.90/stamp in a booklet
    $1.27 $2.65
    Over 30 g up to 50 g
    Up to 9 sheets of paper*
    $1.27 $1.90 $3.80

    Oversize/Non-standard – Large documents and unusually shaped envelopes

    Up to 100 g
    Up to 20 sheets of paper*

    $1.90

    $3.12 $6.25
    Over 100 g up to 200 g
    Up to 40 sheets of paper*
    $3.12 $5.45 $10.90
    Over 200 g up to 300 g
    Up to 60 sheets of paper*
    $4.34 $10.90 $21.80
    Over 300 g up to 400 g
    Up to 80 sheets of paper*
    $4.98 $10.90 $21.80
    Over 400 g up to 500 g
    Up to 100 sheets of paper*
    $5.35 $10.90 $21.80
    Canada U.S. International
    Projected arrival date2 
    (business days)
    Within a city or town: 2 days
    Within a province: 3 days
    Across provinces: 4 days
    4–6 days 4–7 days

    Standard size mail – Letter envelopes and post cards

    0–30 g
    Up to 5 sheets of paper*
    $1.05 for a single stamp or 
    $0.90/stamp in a booklet
    $1.27 $2.65
    Over 30 g up to 50 g
    Up to 9 sheets of paper*
    $1.27 $1.90 $3.80

    Oversize/Non-standard – Large documents and unusually shaped envelopes

    Up to 100 g
    Up to 20 sheets of paper*

    $1.90

    $3.12 $6.25
    Over 100 g up to 200 g
    Up to 40 sheets of paper*
    $3.12 $5.45 $10.90
    Over 200 g up to 300 g
    Up to 60 sheets of paper*
    $4.34 $10.90 $21.80
    Over 300 g up to 400 g
    Up to 80 sheets of paper*
    $4.98 $10.90 $21.80
    Over 400 g up to 500 g
    Up to 100 sheets of paper*
    $5.35 $10.90 $21.80
    If your letter exceeds 500 g, you will have to use our parcel services.

    How to use old postage

    Older stamps displaying money values can still be used on your mail. If you have enough to equal the current stamp price, use them as you would use the new, permanent stamps. If you need more to make up the difference in postage, you can get it at your post office.