Royal Mail increasing the price of first class stamps

Royal Mail has announced that from Monday 2 October 2023, a price increase to some postal services.

  • First class stamps will increase by 15 pence from £1.10 to £1.25
  • Its most basic service, second class stamps will remain at the same price of 75 pence

The price increase will also affect both first and second class large letters.

  • First class large letter prices will start from £1.95 up from £1.60
  • Second class large letter prices starting from £1.55, 40 pence increase from its current price of £1.15

Some of the other Royal Mail services affected by these price rises include:

  • Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed
  • Royal Mail Signed For Letters and Large Letters


More information on Royal Mail and Parcelforce prices from Monday 2 October 2023

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