Parcel alert

Parcel alert

Last update: Thursday March 4th 2021

Here You will find all the information about the peak period.

Coronavirus

We will keep you informed of all relevant developments at all times. We will also display all information and any delays on our website as well as possible for you and your customers. Our urgent advice to you is to display this information on your website in the best possible way, so that your customers also know what changes could be taken into account.

At DPD, we keep a close eye on the coronavirus situation worldwide and safeguard the guidelines from RIVM. Which is why DPD has taken the necessary precautions affected. We have taken special measures for our Linehaul drivers, warehouse workers, drivers and office workers how to deal with parcels from affected countries. We will observe all measures expected in accordance with the authorities. Our employees have been informed about this.

Due to the wide range of parcels and the measures surrounding the corona virus, the delivery of parcels takes longer than you are used to. We do our very best to get the delivery back to the desired level.

Status overview per country

* note: Countries are locked for people and not for goods.


Netherlands

Due to the high number of corona infections, the government announced yesterday that a curfew will apply from Saturday 23 January to 15 March. Curfew is from 9:00 PM to 4:30 AM. This means that only professional traffic may take place, including parcel delivery. The introduction of this curfew has no impact on our services. This allows us to continue to process and deliver your parcels as you are used to from us, with the priority being to guarantee the health and safety of our employees and customers.

Pay attention! The opening hours of our Pickup parcelshops may have changed due to the curfew. The delivery and collection of parcels will remain the same.

Catery industry and all the retail shops not related to essential needs.


Austria

If possible, address parcels directly to the recipient or make sure the recipient of your shipment is open before submitting the shipment to DPD.

The following zipcodes are open, but with possible delays: 6441, 6450 6456, 6184, 6183, 6181, 6167 and 6500.

Due to the heavy snowfall the following zipcodes are closed: 6456, 6458, 6751, 6762, 6763, 6764, 6762, 6763, 6764, 6767, 6781, 6791, 6793, 6794 en 6888

All non-essential shops are closed.


Albania

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Belarus

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Belgium

No exceptions are known.

Catering industry closed.


Bosnia

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Bulgaria

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Croatia

Possible delay due to extreme weather conditions (floods): zipcodes: 52000 - 52475

Possible delay due to two large earthquakes, closed zipcodes: 10414, 44000, 44010, 44201-44204, 44210, 44211, 44213,44214, 44222, 44250, 44253, 44272, 44273, 44400, 44401, 44403-44406, 44430, 44431, 44435, 44437, 44440, 44441, 44443, 44450

We expect peration will resume on Monday January 4.

No industries closed.


Cyprus

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Czech Republic

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Denmark

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Estonia

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Finland

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


France DPD (business deliveries)

Catering industry & retail are closed. Only business stores such as supermarkets, post offices, banks, insurance companies, pharmacies, opticians, tobacco shops, funeral services, rental and repair of vehicles, hotels and camping sites are open.


France Chronopost (consumer deliveries)

Catering industry & retail are closed. Only business stores such as supermarkets, post offices, banks, insurance companies, pharmacies, opticians, tobacco shops, funeral services, rental and repair of vehicles, hotels and camping sites are open.

Due to new regulations, the shopping centers with an area of ​​more than 20,000 m² have been closed since Monday 1 February. This means that no parcels can be delivered or picked up at addresses in these shopping centers.

We advise you to check the following in advance before submitting the shipment to DPD.

- Whether the recipient of your shipment is in a shopping center that matches this description

- or whether the Pickup parcelshop you want to use is open

For addresses that are closed, we will not deliver the parcels and return the sender


Germany

On December 16, Germany will go into lockdown, closing non-essential stores until March 28th.

Due to the closure of a large number of stores that operate as parcelshops, Germany uses 2 delivery attempts for private addresses. And for business addresses at essential stores, 1 delivery attempt applies.

We recommend that, if possible, you address parcels directly to the recipient.

Catery industry and all the retail shops not related to essential needs.


Greece

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Hungary

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Ireland

Catery industry and all the retail shops not related to essential needs. Only schools are open


Iceland

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Italy

In the following two postcode areas, it is only possible to deliver goods related to primary needs (food and health products: 90036 Misilmeri (Palermo) and 95034 Bronte (Catania).

It is not possible to collect shipments from the following depots: 0836 Catanzaro, 0834 Napoli Marcianise, 0858 Napoli Centro, 0857 Napoli Ovest, 0861 Napoli Noord, 0856 Napoli Casandrino, 9867 Bolzano, 9868 Bressanone and 9869 Merano.


Kosovo

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Latvia

Delays due to border to Polen.

No industries closed.


Lithuania

On December 16th, Germany will go into lockdow.

No industries closed.


Luxembourg

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Moldavia

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Montenegro

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


North Macedonia

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Norway

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Poland

No exceptions are known.

Catery industry and all the retail shops not related to essential needs.


Portugal

From today, January 14 to February 15, Portugal will go into lockdown.

All non-essential shops and services are closed. We advise you to check in advance whether the recipient of your shipment has been opened before submitting the shipment to DPD.


Romania

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Servia

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Slovakia

On December 21, Slovakia will enter into partial lockdown, which will last for 3 weeks.

The catering industry is closed from 11 December.


Slovenia

Possible delay due to extreme weather conditions

No industries closed.


Spain

Check in advance whether the recipient of your shipment has been opened before submitting the shipment to DPD.

Due to the heavy snow storm suffered in Madrid an all provinces around Madrid, today January 11th and tomorrow January 12th, no deliveries can take place. All the depots and main HUB in Madrid are covered with 50-80 cm of snow.

Non-essential shops are closed in the following regions: Granada, Catilla Y León, Asturias and Cataluña.


Sweden

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Switzerland

From Monday, January 18, all non-essential stores will be closed. We advise you to check in advance whether the recipient of your shipment has been opened before submitting the shipment to DPD.

Catering industry and retail closed


Turkey

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


Ukraine

No exceptions are known.

No industries closed.


United Kingdom

Catery industry and all the retail shops not related to essential needs are closed.

Are you Brexit ready? Are you prepared? If not, make sure you do the final preparations and finalization with DPD.
As of December 21, the Collection Request service will not be available cross-border to and from the UK due to Brexit. You cannot order UK pick-up requests until further notice. This adjustment was made in the label tool DPD Shipper Central and Local. If you have set up your software yourself, keep in mind that these requests will not be honored.

Will be back in lockdown from Tuesday January 5th until mid-February due to new corona variant. All non-essential shops and services are closed. Again, we advise you to check in advance whether the recipient of your shipment has been opened before submitting the shipment to DPD.

Worldwide delivery

DPD group has decided it will no longer ship parcels to Cuba, South Sudan, North Korea, Myanmar (Burma) and Syria. Should you wish to ship your products to these countries, this is no longer possible trough DPD. If shipment again becomes possible to these countries, we will notify you immediately.

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