USPS Rate Changes For 2021 PRC Approved

December, 2020

Be ready! The Rate Change season is upon us. USPS 2021 postage and shipping rate changes have officially been approved by the PRC. The change is slated for January 24, 2021.

  • First-Class Mail® overall increase of 1.8%.
  • Metered 1 oz. Letters will increase to 51 cents.
  • Stamps and 1 oz. Letters will remain the same at 55 cents.
  • Certified Mail® will increase by 5 cents.
  • Priority Mail® Flat Rate Retail prices will increase an average of 2.79%. Commercial Prices will have an average increase of 4.13%.
  • Priority Mail Express® Flat Rate Retail and Commercial prices will not increase in 2021.

For a complete list of affected services and rates, check out USPS Notice123 via the USPS® Postal Explorer January 2021 Price Change Index.

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