USPS Temporarily Suspends Package Service to Australia

Liz Morton ~ Founder
Liz Morton ~ Founder


eBay has posted an announcement informing sellers that USPS has temporarily suspended package service to Australia effective immediately due to COVID-19.

USPS to suspend package services to Australia effective immediately
As of Friday, September 3, 2021, USPS will temporarily suspend some international services to Australia. This suspension is due to COVID-19 transportation cancellations and restrictions. Impacted services include the the following: First-Class Package International Service (FCPIS) Commercial ePac…

Impacted services include the following:

  • First-Class Package International Service (FCPIS)
  • Commercial ePacket(CeP)
  • International Priority Airmail(IPA)
  • PacketsInternational Surface Air Lift (ISAL) Packets

According to eBay, USPS has also confirmed all packages which have not been processed by the International Service Center (ISC) will be processed as β€œReturn to Sender”.

eBay international standard delivery and GSP are not affected.

For more information, view USPS International Service Alerts page.

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