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Letter Mail Regulations

Version of section 14 from 2014-03-31 to 2023-09-19:

  •  (1) If a return address, service indications or delivery instructions are marked on an item of standard mail that bears a postage meter impression, they shall be located on the front of the item in the upper left corner not less than 19 mm from the bottom edge. However, a return address may also be located on the back of the item near the top edge, centred between the left and right edges.

  • (2) A form number may be printed on the front of an item of standard mail if it is located not more than 6 mm from the bottom.

  • (3) On an item of standard mail, graphics or other printing shall not be

    • (a) [Repealed, SOR/2014-48, s. 8]

    • (b) less than 19 mm from the bottom of the front of the item; and

    • (c) in the area prescribed by section 13 for the postage.

  • SOR/90-13, s. 5(F)
  • SOR/2009-287, s. 3
  • SOR/2014-48, s. 8
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