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Do your customers need goods or groceries to be delivered on a Sunday or a national holiday? Use the Sunday delivery for this.

Shipments for Sunday delivery are marked with a special code “DIRECT” and “SUN”. The offer is possible for standard packages up to 30 kg. Deliveries are made on Sundays or national holidays between 9 a.m. and 12 p.m. You agree on the posting conditions and posting times on the day before the Sunday or public holiday with us. We need the shipment data in electronic form on the day the shipments are posted.

The offer is available in the following cities or defined agglomerations:

BaselZurichLausanneGeneva
4002 8001 1000 1201
4051 8002 1003 1202
4052 8003 1004 1203
4053 8004 1005 1204
4054 8005 1006 1205
4055 8006 1007 1206
4056 800810081207
4057 8032 1009 1208
4058 8037 10101209
4059 8038 10121212 Grand-Lancy
4102 Binningen 8044 10181214 Vernier
4123 Allschwil 8045 1020 Renens VD 1217 Meyrin
4125 Riehen 8046 1022 Chavannes-près-Renens 1218 Le-Grand-Saconnex
4127 Birsfelden 8047 1023 Crissier 1220 Les Avanchets
4132 Muttenz 8048 1024 Ecublens VD 1224 Chêne-Bougeries
4142 Münchenstein 8049 1030 Bussigny 1225 Chêne-Bourg
-8050 1052 Le Mont-sur-Lausanne 1226 Thônex
-8051 1066 Epalinges 1227 Carouge GE
-8052 -1228 Plan-les-Ouates
-8053 -1290 Versoix
-8055 --
-8057 --

public holidays

The offer is also available for the following public and national holidays:

  • January 1st (New Year)
  • Driveway
  • August 1st (national holiday)
  • December 25th (Christmas)

Use

If you enable your customers to have their order delivered on a Sunday or public holiday, you offer them a high level of convenience. As a sender, you increase the satisfaction of your customers and also strengthen customer loyalty.

We will inform the recipient free of charge via SMS or email about the day of delivery and after it has been deposited or delivered to the filing box.

Options

The following additional offers are optionally available for a fee:

  • Additional service «Fragile»
  • Delivery instructions "Take empty and recycled goods with you"
  • Post collection of the consignments as required on site in the cities or defined agglomerations
  • Pre-collection / transport from the sender's customer's logistics centers to post office delivery points

Sunday delivery is aimed at senders who want to enable their customers to have their order delivered on a Sunday or national holiday.

Liability, exceptions, labeling of the shipment

liability

The liability provisions for parcels in the General Terms and Conditions “Postal Services” for business customers apply

Swiss Post excludes all liability for damage resulting from temporary storage (e.g. spoiled goods).

Labelling

The shipments must be marked with the special code “DIRECT” and “SUN”.

CHF 30.00 / package (excluding VAT).

A stop price model can also be agreed for shipper customers who regularly post several parcels for the same recipient at the same time.

Design, package, address

You have the following options for preparing a compliant shipping label:

  1. In-house programming according to Swiss Post specifications and electronic transmission of the shipment data using DataTransfer
  2. Swiss Post's “Barcode” web service

You will find valuable information on programming yourself in the “Barcode for Business Customers” instructions, which you can obtain from your customer advisor.

On the “Packing and addressing parcels” page you can find out how to prepare parcels correctly.

Data transfer

You transmit the shipment data for these orders to Swiss Post electronically via DataTransfer or the Barcode web service by 3 p.m. on Saturday or the day before a national holiday. If you use the “Barcode” (WSBC) web service, the transmission takes place automatically.

Self-delivery

You deliver the items on Saturday (or the day before a national holiday) at the following Post locations by 5 p.m. at the latest:

  • Logistic center 1201 Genève
  • Logistics center 1306 Daillens
  • Logistics center 4052 Basel
  • Logistics center 8050 Zurich

Location search: locations, opening times and more about Swiss Post access points.

collection

Upon request, we will collect the shipments from your logistics location or shop and transport them to the delivery points (subject to a charge). The collection can take place either regularly or as required.

delivery

The consignments are delivered by selected partners commissioned by Swiss Post on Sunday mornings (or on defined national holidays) between 9 a.m. and 12 noon at the latest at the customer's domicile.

If the customer is absent, the shipment will be deposited in a weather-protected place and the customer will be informed by email / SMS.