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Second-class stamps will enhance by 10p to 85p, however giant second-class stamps will keep at £1.55.

Remember, commonplace letters can weigh as much as 100g and be no larger than 24cm x 16. 5cm x 5mm, whereas giant letters might be as much as 35.

Martin Lewis, who began MoneySavingExpert. com, mentioned: “For years, every time stamps go up in price I’ve suggested people stock up and bulk-buy in advance, as provided the stamp doesn’t have a price on it and instead just says the postage class, it’s still valid after the hike.

“This has been an efficient tactic, as a first-class letter stamp is now £1.25, quickly to be rising to £1.35 in 2012 it was simply 60p. So chances are you’ll as effectively top off now.”

Prices for stamped parcels and letters, and people paid over-the-counter at a Post Office department are discovered within the Our Prices information.

You can view or obtain a duplicate of this information to our UK and International parcel and letter providers, together with Parcelforce Worldwide, on-line. Alternatively, you possibly can decide up a duplicate out of your native Post Office department.