India Post Greeting Post Introduction

Innovative Product

Welcome to the world of Greeting Post ,a new range of delightful greeting cards, brought to you by India Post. These cards come ready with pre-paid postage envelopes thereby eliminating the need to affix stamps: a unique concept for the first time in India. What’s more fascinating, the postage stamps are an exact replica of the cards inside.

Advantage Greeting Post

And it’s not only convenience that these cards offer, but a lot more. Through Greeting Post you can express yourself perfectly on every occasion, festival or event. Few would miss the warmth reflected in their beautiful designs and pleasing colours Which undoubtedly makes them an absolute joy to receive.

Where you can Get

The cards are being sold through the private distributors of the Greeting Cards and the stationary shops. The Cards and the envelopes with the embossed stamp will be sold together. Greeting cards are available at all major Post Offices.


Greeting Post is yet another innovative product of India Post comprises of a card with envelop with pre-printed postage stamp upon the envelope. The envelope contains multi coloured embossed stamp (which is a miniature replica of the design that appears upon the card) of 5 cm x 4 cm x 3 cm of the denomination of INR 5/- written on the stamp . Thus you need not affix postage stamps on the envelope thus saving your time of going to post offices and standing in the quepue. The Greeting Card also has in built a round stamp in gray blue on the back of the card precisely on the flap. All the rules and regulations for the postage dues will be applicable to the Greeting Post. As per the current rules, INR 5/- postage entitles the sender to send the article to any part of the country up to 20 grams. The same rule will be applicable for the Greeting Post also.

Dimension and Types

 We have two types of varying Size.
 Small size card  10.5 cm x 16.5 cm
 Large size card  12 cm x 18.5 cm
 There are 56 designs available right now.


 Small size card  INR 14/- per card inclusive of INR 5/- postage.
 Large size card  INR 17/- per card inclusive of INR 5/- postage.

Contact Us
General Manager – Business Development, Department of Posts, New Delhi – 110 001.
Ph. 91-11-2309 6075 Fax. 91-11-2309 6151 email: [email protected].

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