La Poste was officially granted the role of primary delivery service in France in 1999.
This involves providing a fully comprehensive service covering for example:
- national and cross-border letter delivery of items 2 kg or less,
- parcel deliveries for items up to 20 kg,
- recorded deliveries and declared value consignments.
La Poste consistently looks to provide the best economic and social solutions, within a guiding framework built upon the principles of equality, continuity and flexibility. It is committed to ensuring that services across the country consistently meet with fixed quality standards.
All collection and delivery services handled by La Poste are offered at accessible prices and guaranteed on all working days, except under exceptional circumstances.