The Christmas spirit has all of Santa’s elves hard at work delivering presents all over the world. To ensure your package arrives on time to your loved one by Christmas, postal shipping deadlines are offered by our local post office.

Standard post delivery to a military APO/FPO/DPO address overseas needed to be shipped by Nov. 8. However, there is still time to get your packages in the mail. The deadline is Dec. 10, first class or priority, to arrive to all APO/FPO AE zip codes 090-092 and 094-098, APO/FPO AA zip codes 340 and APO/FPO AP zip codes 962-966. The deadline for APO/FPO AE zip codes was Dec. 3.

Priority Mail Express Military Service (PMEMS) deadlines are Dec. 17.

For domestic home mail delivery, the Standard Post service deadline date is Dec. 15. First-Class and Priority Mail deadline is Dec. 20, and Priority Mail Express service’s deadline is Dec. 23.

For any details, visit your local post office.