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Country Conditions for Mailing from the US to  British Virgin Islands

Prohibitions

Currency is not admitted in registered items.

Radioactive materials.

Restrictions

None

Observations

1. The U.S. Virgin Islands are a United States overseas possession comprised of the islands of St. Thomas, St. Croix, and St. John. Mailpieces destined for any of those islands are subject to domestic postage rates, mail classification definitions, preparation requirements, weight and size limits, Zip Code specifications, markings and endorsements, and other mailing conditions that are referenced in the Mailing Standards of the United States Postal Service, Domestic Mail Manual (DMM).

2. The British Virgin Islands are a foreign destination comprised of the islands of Anegada, Tortola, Jost Van Dyke, Peter Island, and Virgin Gorda. Mailpieces destined for any of those islands are subject to international postage rates, mail classification definitions, preparation requirements, weight and size limits, addressing standards, customs form requirements, and other country specific conditions for mailing that are referenced in the International Mail Manual (IMM).

Customs Forms Required
Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A )
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)

Size Limits
Letter-post: See
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches
Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches

Postcards and Postal Cards  $0.75

Aerogrammes $0.75 Enclosures NOT permitted

Airmail
Letter-post Rates

Weight
not over
(ozs.)
Letter-
post
Rate
Weight
not over
(ozs.)
Letter-
post
Rate
Weight
not over
(ozs.)
Letter-
post
Rate
1 $0.84 12 $8.05 44 $21.85
2 1.65 16 9.75 48 23.65
3 2.40 20 11.45 52 25.50
4 3.20 24 13.10 56 27.35
5 4.00 28 14.80 60 29.20
6 4.80 32 16.50 64 31.05
7 5.60 36 18.30 blank blank
8 6.40 40 20.10 blank blank
Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)

Airmail
Parcel Post Rates

Weight
not over
(lbs.)
Parcel
Post
Rate
Weight
not over
(lbs.)
Parcel
Post
Rate
Weight
not over
(lbs.)
Parcel
Post
Rate
1 $14.75 16 $51.40 31 $90.90
2 16.35 17 54.00 32 93.55
3 18.20 18 56.65 33 96.20
4 20.30 19 59.30 34 98.80
5 22.40 20 61.90 35 101.45
6 25.05 21 64.55 36 104.10
7 27.65 22 67.20 37 106.70
8 30.30 23 69.85 38 109.35
9 32.95 24 72.45 39 112.00
10 35.55 25 75.10 40 114.60
11 38.20 26 77.75 41 117.25
12 40.85 27 80.35 42 119.90
13 43.50 28 83.00 43 122.55
14 46.10 29 85.65 44 125.15
15 48.75 30 88.25 blank blank
Weight Limit: 44 lbs.

International Money Order
Use MO Form MP1
Maximum Amount Available:
$700 Fee: $3.45

Insurance
Available for parcel post only

Insured Amount
not over

Fee
$50 $1.95
100 2.75
165 max. 3.80

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