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Additional services domestic parcels – private

If you want a little more

Do you have specific requests for the parcel? For example, should it only be handed over against signature or be covered with increased liability? Choose the right additional service.

Signature

The parcels are handed over to the recipient against signature or on presentation of authorization for delivery only. In the event of loss, damage or incorrect delivery, we are liable for up to a maximum of CHF 1500 in accordance with our General Terms and Conditions (GTC) “Postal Services for Private Customers” (PDF, 114.3 KB).

Assurance

The Assurance value-added service is the best choice for sending valuable goods. You increase the liability sum. The parcels are handed over to the recipient against signature or authorization for delivery only. In the event of loss, damage or incorrect delivery, we are liable for up to a maximum of CHF 5000 in accordance with our General Terms and Conditions (GTC) “Postal Services for Private Customers” (PDF, 114.3 KB).

Fragile

The “Fragile” value-added service is suitable for consignments containing delicate and/or fragile goods. In the event of loss, damage or incorrect delivery, we are liable for up to a maximum of CHF 5000 in accordance with our General Terms and Conditions (GTC) “Postal Services for Private Customers” (PDF, 114.3 KB).

Manual processing

The following items are processed manually:

  • Tubes, including tins, pyramids, triangular packages up to 100 cm in length
  • Bottles (excluding glass)
  • All canisters
  • Consignments in packaging made of wood, metal or leather
  • Consignments with consignment barcode and recipient address not in the same area

Dangerous goods “LQ” (limited quantities)

The “Dangerous goods LQ” (limited quantities) value-added service allows you to ship permitted dangerous goods (e.g. perfume bottles, spray cans, camping gas) in limited quantities.

Under Domestic dangerous goods consignments – private, you will find all information you need on preparing consignments.

Prices for additional services

Additional services Surcharge in CHF
Signature 2.00
Assurance 7.00
Fragile 7.50
Manual processing 4.00
Dangerous goods “LQ” free of charge
All prices include VAT.

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