How does mail forwarding work with Canada Post?

August 2, 2020

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  1. Mail forwarding is a service that redirects your mail from your previous address to the current or new one.

    When mail forwarding, there may be time lapses in delivery if there is a significant distance between both addresses. However, mail forwarding can be carried out for several reasons, and they are classified into two options: permanent and temporary.

    For permanent mail forwarding:

    • This is when moving to a place of business or merely changing residence
    • Also, for managing estates or a deceased individual’s mail
    • P.O. Box change

    For temporary mail forwarding

    • When changing jobs
    • When spending the holidays away from home
    • Managing another individual’s email for a period
    • Relocating due to building renovation

    Want to know more about mail forwarding? Check out our article on mail forwarding.


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