Canada Post Personalized Mail qualifications

Find out if your next mailing qualifies for Personalized Mail rates — before you print it.

Avoid higher costs by checking whether your mailing meets all the Canada Post Personalized Mail™(formerly Addressed Admail) savings qualifications. Please contact us to review a sample of your mail piece (preferably in PDF format) before you print or send it.

Key qualifiers

To qualify as Personalized Mail™, your mail pieces must do one or more of the following:

  • All have the same purpose, although the content doesn’t need to be identical.
  • Promote a product, service, program or event.
  • Solicit donations or contributions.
  • Report on financial performance, primarily for promotional purposes.
  • Support your loyalty card program. Includes all mailings relating to loyalty card programs. Excludes credit and/or debit cards with or without reward points.
  • Go out to more than 500 Canadian addresses.

If this is the first time you are preparing a Personalized Mail piece, start by reading about Personalized Mail.