Skip to content

2024 USPS Certified Mail Rates

New USPS prices will start Sunday, January 21, 2024

The U.S. Postal Service has announced a postage rate increase to be implemented on Sunday, January 21, 2024.

Highlights for Certified Mail® customers include:
  • Certified Mail is increasing $0.05 (1.15%) to $4.40 from $4.35
  • Return Receipt (PS Form 3811) is increasing $0.10 (2.82%) to $3.65 from $3.50
  • Return Receipt Electronic is increasing $0.12 (5.45%) to $2.32 from $2.20
2024 Certified Mail Rates (Effective January 21, 2024)
2024 Rates2023 Rates$ Increase% Increase
Certified Mail$4.40$4.35$0.051.15%
Certified Mail with Restricted Delivery$11.65$11.45$0.201.75%
Return Receipt (PS 3811 Green Card)$3.65$3.55$0.102.82%
Return Receipt Electronic (PDF)$2.32$2.20$0.125.45%
First Class Mail - 1 Ounce (Metered Mail Rate)$0.64$0.63$0.011.59%
First Class Mail - Additional Ounces$0.24$0.24$0.000.00%
First Class Mail Large Envelope - 1 ounce$1.39$1.35$0.042.96%
First Class Mail Large Envelope - additional ounces$0.24$0.24$0.000.00%
Priority Mail Flat Rate Envelope (Commercial Rate)$8.50$8.05$0.455.59%
Priority Mail Legal Flat Rate Envelope (Commercial Rate)$8.80$8.35$0.455.39%
Priority Mail Padded Flat Rate Envelope (Commercial Rate)$9.30$8.80$0.505.68%
Priority Mail Small Flat Rate Box (Commercial Rate)$9.05$8.55$0.505.85%
Priority Mail Medium Flat Rate Box (Commercial Rate)$16.00$14.75$1.258.47%
Priority Mail Large Flat Rate Box (Commercial Rate)$21.85$19.90$1.959.80%

SimpleCertifiedMail.com Rates Will Automatically Update

SimpleCertifiedMail.com will automatically update all USPS rates inside the web-based platform on Sunday, January 21, 2024. No additional actions are required, and customers will AUTOMATICALLY see the 2024 USPS rates on the platform.

Get started quickly!

Getting started is simple. There’s no software to install. No fixed monthly fees. Just a small transaction fee per piece, and we supply the Certified Mail window envelopes at no extra charge. Just tell us how many you need to get started and prefund your account (minimum level of $60). You’ll receive the envelopes in 3-5 days and unused funds are refundable. To sign up, click below. If you have questions, call 888-462-1750. 8am–5pm ET.

Scroll To Top