Rate for 2016 December stamps announced

The Hague, 12 September 2016 - The price of PostNL’s December stamps will be € 0.65 this year. PostNL will be introducing a special sheetlet with 21 December stamps this year. The price of the special postage stamp for Christmas and New Year’s greetings is 8 euro cents lower than that of the normal postage stamp and 1 euro cent higher than last year. The special December stamps will be available for purchase as a sheetlet from 14 November 2016 at € 13.65 per 21 stamps from the Post Offices, Parcel Points, Postage stamp sales points or via Postnl.nl.

Up until 6 January 2017, the December stamps can be used within the Netherlands for December wishes weighing up to 50 grams. That is 30 grams over the usual weight. The stamps can still be used after 6 January by adding regular stamps to make up the current rate.