How do I address letters and parcels?

    Follow these guidelines when addressing mail. Proper addressing helps us process your letters and parcels so they get to their destination promptly.

    Tips for addressing letters and parcels mailed within Canada

    Canadian addressing example

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    Addressing U.S. and international items

    Follow the same basic guidelines used for addressing Canadian items but add the name of the country on a line by itself.

    U.S. addressing example

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    International addressing example

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