Postal Specifications and Rates

POSTAL SPECIFICATIONS CHART

FIRST CLASS POST CARDS

MIN

MAX

Height 3.5″ 4.25″
Length 5″ 6″
Thickness 0.007″ 0.016″

LETTERS
(ALL CLASSES, EXCLUDES FOLDED SELF-MAILERS)

MIN

MAX

Height 3.5″ 6.125″
Length 5″ 11.5″
Thickness 0.009″ 0.25″

AUTOMATION COMPATIBLE FLAT-SIZE MAIL

MIN

MAX

Height 5″ 12″
Length 6″ 15″
Thickness 0.009″ 0.75″

FOLDED LETTER-SIZE SELF-MAILERS

MIN

MAX

Height 3.5″ 6″
Length 5″ 10.5″
Thickness 0.009″ 0.25″

FIRST-CLASS MAIL RATES

NON-MACHINABLE
(UNDER 3.5 OZ.)

LETTERS

CARDS

FLATS

Single Piece 66.3¢

MACHINABLE

LETTERS (Under 3.5 oz)

CARDS

FLATS (Under 1.0 Oz)

Presorted 45.3¢ 28.4¢ 79.8¢
Mixed AADC Automation 42.3¢ 27.4¢ 75.0¢
AADC Automation 40.3¢ 26.6¢ 67.0¢
3-digit Automation 63.0¢
5-digit Automation 37.3¢ 25.3¢ 44.6¢

MARKETING MAIL RATES

AUTOMATION

LETTERS (Under 3.5 oz)

FLATS (Under 4.0 oz)

Mixed AADC 28.8¢ 55.0¢
AADC 27.1¢ 53.3¢
3-digit Automation 47.8¢
5-digit Automation 25.1¢ 38.7¢
ECR Basic 29.0¢ 29.0¢
ECR High Density 19.9¢ 24.8¢
ECR High Density Plus 19.6¢ 22.8¢
ECR Saturation 18.6¢ 21.8¢

NON-PROFIT MAIL RATES

AUTOMATION

LETTERS (Under 3.5 oz)

FLATS (Under 4.0 oz)

Mixed AADC 17.1¢ 40.7¢
AADC 15.4¢ 39.0¢
3-digit Automation 33.5¢
5-digit Automation 13.4¢ 24.4¢
ECR Basic 20.9¢ 20.9¢
ECR High Density 11.8¢ 16.7¢
ECR High Density Plus 11.5¢ 14.6¢
ECR Saturation 11.1¢ 13.6¢

effective 1/22/17