The latest information on the price increases for the upcoming cycle.

Proposed 2019 Mailing Service Prices

The United States Postal Service® is proposing the following pricing changes that could take effect in January 2019 if the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) approves the changes. Below is a list of the proposed changes:  

First-Class Mail and EDDM - Retail

First-Class Mail - Commercial Proposal

First-Class Mail - Commercial - Flats Proposal

USPS Marketing Mail Letters - Commercial Proposal

USPS Marketing Mail Letters - Commercial Nonprofit Proposal

USPS Marketing Mail Flats - Commercial & Nonprofit Proposal

 

The First-Class Mail® Prices   

 

Current

Proposed

Letters (1 oz.)   

$0.50

$0.55

Letters additional ounces    

$0.21

$0.15

Single-piece Flat – First ounce

$1.00

$1.00

Parcels - Retail (up to 4 oz.)

$3.50

$3.66

Postcards

$0.35

$0.35

Presorted letter (now same price up to 3.5 oz.)

$0.453

$0.458

Surcharge for non-machinable letters

$0.21

$0.15

Presorted flat (1 oz.)

$0.799

$0.799

Presorted flat additional ounce

$0.21

$0.21

Automation letters - 5-digit (1 oz.)

$0.3738

$0.383

Automation flat - 5-digit (1 oz.)

$0.474

$0.486

 

 

 

The USPS Marketing Mail Prices  

 

Current

New

Letters (3.5 oz. or less) - AADC (Non-automation)   

$0.287

$0.292

Flat (4 oz. or less) - ADC (Non-automation)

$0.602

$0.617

 

 


The new prices will become effective on January 27, 2019, if accepted by the PRC.

Additional pricing information can be found here.