Know when your letter arrived and who signed for it
Use Registered Mail
TM to prove your letter arrived safely. You’ll get a copy of the signature for mail sent in Canada and a date-stamped official receipt for international mailings. Available at the post office.
What proof do I get with Registered Mail?
It depends on where you’ re sending it:
Registered Mail Canada (domestic)
You can send letters, documents and small items like coins and jewellery by Registered Mail. Here’s the proof you’ll receive when it’s delivered:
Signature of the person who signed when it was delivered
Date it was signed
Registered Mail U.S. and international
You can send letters and documents by Registered Mail. Here’s the proof you’ll receive when it’s delivered:
You can track mail in Canada using the unique tracking number. Get email notifications or use our mobile app. Xpresspost –USA can be combined with Registered Mail to include the track feature.
Return to sender
Mail is returned to you if the person you’re sending it to has moved or the address is incomplete or doesn’t exist.
If you send Registered Mail to someone’s old address, we’ll forward the mail to the new address (if the person you’re sending it to purchased our Mail Forwarding™ service).
Peace of mind
Only available for Registered Mail sent in Canada and by Xpresspost –USA
Liability coverage up to $100
Letters sent in Canada have an automatic $100 coverage. Purchase additional liability for valuable items. Liability coverage up to $60 for U.S. and international Registered Mail. Terms and conditions apply.
Proof of mailing
Get proof of mail registration when you purchase at a post office.
Additional liability coverage
Up to $5,000 in Canada only. Terms and conditions apply.
Hard copy signature
Have a hard copy of the name and signature sent to you for a fee.