How Much Cheaper Is Franked Mail Compared To Stamps?

How Much Cheaper Is Franked Mail Compared To Stamps?

The simple answer is that franked mail is much cheaper than stamps. However, how much cheaper depends on what you’re sending.

The greatest savings come from sending a 2nd class letter, which saves you £0.13 or 30% for each letter you send. At the other end you’ll save just 6% or £0.30 by using a franking machine to send a small parcel.

For a complete list of how much cheaper franked mail is compared to stamps please have a look at this table:

How Much Cheaper Is Franked Mail Compared To Stamps?* (Prices exempt from VAT)
Type Of Mail Weight 1st Class Stamp 1st Class Frank You Save! 2nd Class Stamp 2nd Class Frank You Save!
Letter 100g £0.64 £0.51 20% £0.55 £0.37 33%
Large Letter 100g £0.96 £0.79 18% £0.75 £0.64 15%
250g £1.27 £1.10 13% £1.20 £0.89 26%
500g £1.71 £1.46 15% £1.54 £1.19 23%
Small Parcel 1kg £3.35 £3.07 8% £2.85 £2.57 10%
2kg £5.50 £5.22 5% £2.85 £2.57 10%
Medium Parcel 1kg £5.70 £4.87 15% £4.95 £4.47 10%
2kg £8.95 £7.57 15% £4.95 £4.47 10%

*Prices accurate as of 30th March 2016

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