How does the mail forwarding service from the Post Office work?
Simply fill out a change of address card and your mail will be forward. Some restrictions apply. Once your Change of Address (COA) is effective, mail is forwarded to your new address as quickly as possible. However, there is no estimated delivery time for forwarded mail, and forwarded mail may be subject to additional postage. Information on the forwarding of specific mail classes is displayed below. First-Class Mail® and Priority Mail® * First-Class Mail and Priority Mail service is forwarded for 12 months, at no charge, as long as the sender did not place a non-forwarding endorsement on the mailpiece * During months 13-18, the mail is returned to sender with the new address * After 18 months, the mail is simply returned to the sender Express Mail® * When forwarded, Express Mail service receives the same expedited treatment as before; however, the delivery guarantee is void * Express Mail is forwarded for 12 months as long as the sender did not place a non-forwarding endorsement on th