International Post Corporation (IPC) Certificate for Excellence


An Post receives Certificate for Excellence

An Post has been awarded the International Post Corporation (IPC) Certificate for Excellence in the Management and Processing of International Letter Mail - having achieved and maintained a standard of 95 per cent next day delivery for incoming international mail; and 85 per cent for outgoing mail reaching its destination country next day.  

Only 22 countries worldwide have achieved this sought-after IPC recognition, which is awarded for a three-year period. IPC Director, Dr Herbert Michael Zapf travelled to Ireland recently to officially present the certificate and to meet the managers and staff in An Post’s international unit spread between Dublin Airport and the Dublin Mails Centre.  An Post Chief Executive paid tribute to the International Mails team whose hard work and dedicated securely this sought-after certificate of excellence: "This IPC Certificate of Excellence sets us apart, and places An Post amongst only 22 global operators.  It’s is our absolute resolve to maintain our standards and to continue to be known for the quality of our national and international mails operation. We are very proud to fly the flag for An Post and for Ireland too," he said.