Bhutan Post is now able to receive, dispatch and deliver domestic and international mail, due to the government lifting of the nationwide lockdown with the exception of in high-risk areas where movement is still restricted.
Bhutan Post advises that due to the government-declared nationwide lockdown it is obliged to suspend its daily operations with regard to both domestic and international mail. This will have a direct impact on service quality for international inbound and outbound services, and severe delays are to be expected until the lockdown is lifted and normal transport capacity becomes available. Therefore, Bhutan Post has declared a situation of force majeure in relation to all international letter-post, parcel-post and EMS services.
Bhutan Post advises customers it is experiencing significant disruption to its daily operations as a result of measures to minimize spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) and difficulties in airline and other transportation. This is having a direct impact on service quality for international inbound and outbound services, and customers should expect severe delays until normal transport capacity becomes available. Bhutan Post is declaring a situation of force majeure in relation to all international mail services as a result of the global spread of COVID-19.