Help and advice

Public holidays

Parcelforce Worldwide collect and deliver your parcels on most days of the year. However, we don’t usually collect or deliver on bank and public holidays.

England and Wales

England and Wales 2021

Collections 

Deliveries 

New Year's Day

Friday

1 January

No collections

No deliveries

Good Friday bank holiday 

Friday

2 April

No collections

No deliveries

Easter Monday bank holiday 

Monday

5 April

No collections

No deliveries

Early May bank holiday

Monday

3 May

No collections

No deliveries

Spring bank holiday

Monday

31 May

No collections

No deliveries

Summer bank holiday 

Monday

30 August

No collections

No deliveries

Christmas Day

Saturday

25 December

No collections

No deliveries

Boxing Day bank holiday 

Sunday

26 December

No collections

No deliveries

Christmas Day bank holiday (substitute day) Monday 27 December No collections No deliveries
Boxing Day bank holiday (substitute day) Tuesday 28 December No collections No deliveries

Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland 2021

Collections 

Deliveries 

New Year's Day

Friday

1 January

No collections

No deliveries

St Patrick's Day bank holiday 

Wednesday

17 March

No collections

No deliveries

Good Friday bank holiday 

Friday

2 April

No collections

No deliveries

Easter Monday bank holiday 

Monday

5 April

No collections

No deliveries

Early May bank holiday

Monday

3 May

No collections

No deliveries

Spring bank holiday

Monday

31 May

No collections

No deliveries

Battle of the Boyne bank holiday

Monday

12 July

No collections

No deliveries

Summer bank holiday

Monday

30 August

No collections

No deliveries

Christmas Day

Saturday

25 December

No collections

No deliveries

Boxing Day bank holiday 

Sunday

26 December

No collections

No deliveries

Christmas Day bank holiday (substitute day) Monday 27 December No collections No deliveries
Boxing Day bank holiday (substitute day) Tuesday 28 December No collections No deliveries

Scotland

Scotland 2021

Collections 

Deliveries 

New Year's Day bank holidays

Friday & Monday

1 & 4 January

No collections

No deliveries

Good Friday bank holiday 

Friday

2 April

No collections

No deliveries

Easter Monday bank holiday

Monday

5 April

No collections

No deliveries

Early May bank holiday

Monday

3 May

No collections

No deliveries

Spring bank holiday

Monday

31 May

No collections

No deliveries

Summer bank holiday

Monday

30 August

No collections

No deliveries

Christmas Day

Saturday

25 December

No collections

No deliveries

Boxing Day bank holiday 

Sunday

26 December

No collections

No deliveries

Christmas Day bank holiday (substitute day) Monday 27 December No collections No deliveries
Boxing Day bank holiday (substitute day) Tuesday 28 December No collections No deliveries

Information about other holidays will be added once details have been confirmed. 

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