Understanding Royal Mail rate charges


Royal Mail is the regulator for the UK postal service. The majority of franking machine have Royal Mail rates programmed into them i.e. 1st class, 2nd class.

When Royal Mail announces charges in their postal tariffs Pitney Bowes create a software download which will then update our franking machines with the new Royal Mail Rates.

  • There is a charged applicable for this software download dependant on your current contract. 
  • We will communicate to all Clients detailing their individual circumstances in advance of any changes or charges. 


Additional links

Postage Rate Change Central
How to view and print a copy of your invoice 
Understanding Fees & Charges
Understanding meter reset or transaction fees


UPDATED: 19 June 2019