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International Letter-post Items Regulations (SOR/83-807)

Regulations are current to 2020-11-17 and last amended on 2020-01-13. Previous Versions

PART ILetters, Cards and Postcards (continued)

[SOR/96-449, s. 4]

Postcards (continued)

 Every postcard shall be rectangular in shape, or if not rectangular in shape, be enclosed in a rectangular envelope.

 [Repealed, SOR/2000-378, s. 6]

Air Mail

[SOR/90-14, s. 2]

 All letters and postcards shall bear on the address side in the upper left-hand corner, under the sender’s name and address, where given, the words “Air Mail” and “Par avion”, in bold capital letters in blue or black, or have affixed thereon a blue or black label bearing the words “Air Mail” and “Par avion”.

  • SOR/85-563, s. 4
  • SOR/86-246, s. 6
  • SOR/91-624, s. 4(E)
  • SOR/2000-378, s. 7
  • SOR/2001-445, s. 4


[Repealed, SOR/2003-380, s. 7]


[Repealed, SOR/2000-378, s. 13]

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