All Rates 1946 - 1999 - HPS

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Inland and Foreign rates, 1946 to 1999
Date
Inland
Abroad

Local
Other places
Convention countries
Other countries
01-08-1946
20 f
40 f
(1)
60 f
01-01-1945
1.60 P
2 P


15-11-1968



12 P
05-01-1976
4 P
8 P

24 P
01-02-1981
24 P
40 P

140 P
01-09-1981
50 P
80 P

300 P
21-01-1985
300 P
400 P

1800 P
15-06-1987
1500 P
2000 P

10 eP
01-02-1989
8000 P
15eP

50 eP
08-01-1990
16 eP
30 eP

100 eP
14-01-1991
24 eP
45 eP

150 eP
01-02-1992
32 eP
60 eP

200 eP
01-01-1994
64 eP
120 eP

400 eP
01-01-1995
200 eP
375 eP

1.25 mP
01-01-1996
800 eP
1.2 mP

5 mP
01-01-1997
4 mP
6 mP

25 mP
01-01-1998
16 mP
24 mP

100 mP
01-01-1999
48 mP
72 mP

300 mP
* Picture postcards with only greetings text at uniform reduced rate of 20 f (01-08-1949 to 31-12-1963), all picture postcards from 01-01-1964 to 14-11-1968. Note that postcards with greetings only from the period between 23-12-1949 and 19-01-1950 were not recognised by the Post Office at the above rate.

** Picture postcards at uniform reduced rate of 40 f

*** Reduced rate for the following countries until 31-01-1992: Austria, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, German Democratic Republic, Poland, Romania, Soviet Union, Vietnam, Yugoslavia.
From 01-02-1992: Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Romania, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Ukraine and Yugoslavia.
From 01.01.1994: Austria, Croatia, Romania, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Ukraine and Yugoslavia.

**** Rate applies to all non-neighbouring European countries.

Note: From 01-01-1955, oversized postcards attracted an extra charge.
(1):   The concessionary rates for postcards to:
Austria: 50 f from 01.01.1947 to 31.03.1959, and 4 ft from 01.01.1983 to 14.06.1987(?) (otherwise full foreign rate)
Bulgaria: 50 f from 01.01.1951 to 14.11.1967, then 40 f to 14.11.1968 and thereafter the same as the 'other places' inland rate
Czechoslovakia: the same as the 'other places' inland rate from 01.08.1946
German Democratic Republic: 40 f from 01.01.1964 to 14.11.1968, and thereafter the same as the 'other places' inland rate
Poland: same as German Democratic Republic
Romania: 60 f from 01.11.1977 to 31.01.1982, then 1 ft to 20.01.1985.
Soviet Union: same as German Democratic Republic
Vietnam: 40 f from 01.01.1964 to 14.11.1968, then 50 f to 31.01.1981, then 2 ft to 20.01.1985.
Yugoslavia: 50 f from 01.05.1959 to 31.03.1966, 40 f to 14.11.1968, and thereafter the same as the 'other places' inland rate.
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