Below is a step-by-step guide on how to send letters or success cards to school students via Postal address using P.O Box Numbers in Kenya.
Where can I buy Success Cards?
You can buy success cards in the nearest shop or supermarket. The cost ranges from ksh. 30 to Ksh. 500 depending on the quality and size.
What is the cost of sending success cards?
The cost of sending success cards varies from Ksh. 50 to ksh. 110 depending on the size of the envelope you have used. The amount goes to buying stamps.
Why can I buy Postal Stamps?
Stamps are currently available at Postal offices. This is where you will deposit your letter or success card.
What do you need to send a Success card via Postal?
The following details should be on the front page of the envelope before you drop it for delivery;
- Student Name (Velma Kamau)
- School Name (Kenyayote High school or Kenyayote Secondary School)
- School P.O BOX number (e.g 45722)
- Postal Code (e.g 00100
- City or Town (e. Nairobi, Kisumu, Nakuru, Kisii, Nyeri, Mombasa, Eldoret, e.t.c)
- Stamp (will be bought at postal office where you will drop the letter for delivery)
How long does it take to deliver a success card via Postal?
Postal says that delivery to the designated post office is made possible after 2 to 3 days. You can send items up to 50 kgs. For items weighing over 50kgs special arrangements must be made with the Postmaster.
The student may receive the success card in 3 days or later depending on how fast school heads check their Postal Boxes.