Mail, Post office in Dublin


The Irish Post is known as An Post which translates to "The Post". It is the State-owned provider of postal services in Ireland.

Ireland's post delivers at least one collection and one delivery five working days a week from Monday to Friday). It delivers postal packets weighing up to 2kgs and parcels weighing up to 20 kg.

A number of other services are also available:

  • Redirection
  • Free certificates of posting
  • Registered items service
  • Insured items service
  • Next day delivery
  • Passport Express
  • Courier Post
  • Business directories
  • Financial services such as collecting TV licence fees

Current domestic letter rates for up to 100g within Ireland is €1. Prices for standard international letter rates up to 100g is €1.35.

Information on all of An Post's services as well as the network of local post offices is available on Offices at:

Address: Consumer Services, O'Connell Street, Dublin 1, Ireland
Tel: (01) 705 7600 (Mon - Fri 9am - 5.30pm)
Fax: (01) 809 0900

Post Offices in Ireland

You can find the post branch or the mailbox closest to you by simply entering your address or choosing your town in the Post Office Locator on An Post webpage.

Addresses in Ireland

Urban addresses are specified by county, city or town name, street name, house number or name, and apartment or flat number where relevant. Dublin has "D" as a prefix.

Rural addresses are specified by the county, nearest post town, and the townland

Update 14/10/2017


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