October 12, 2006
always provides the most up-to-date version of the DMM. It’s fully
searchable and features fly-out menus and cross-reference links for easy
navigation. Today we updated
our mailing standards to capture the following changes:
Mailed by the General Public
to clarify that the general public may mail copies of Periodicals
publications at the applicable single-piece First-Class Mail, Priority Mail,
or Package Services rate.
DSCF Mail Entered
to allow mailers to enter pallets for all ZIP Codes at the designated SCF in
We also removed exhibits that are now included in the Drop Shipment Product.
Drop Shipment Product
We made revisions
throughout the DMM to remove references to a "charge" for the USPS Drop
Shipment Product. Mailers can download the Drop Shipment Product from the
USPS Web site.
of Address Orders
to expand our methods of accepting change-of-address orders.
We revised labeling lists
to reflect changes in mail processing operations.
Our next update is scheduled for November 9.