Slovakia

5-25-21

Slovakia’s post advises that a state of emergency has now ended. However, restrictions in terms of service standards and the previously announced force majeure remain in place.

4-29-21

Slovakia’s post advises that the government has extended the state of emergency by 30 days, effective April 29. The post will continue to provide postal services in line with public health measures and other restrictions, but with a reduced workforce. The processing and delivery of all types of inbound and outbound mail (letter-post, parcel-post and EMS items) will continue to be affected, and Slovakia’s post is unable to guarantee compliance with the agreed standards.

3-23-21

Slovakia’s post advises that the government has extended a state of emergency through the end of April. The post will continue to provide services in line with public health measures and other restrictions but with a reduced workforce. Processing and delivery of all types of inbound and outbound mail will continue to be affected and the post is unable to guarantee compliance with agreed service standards.

2-8-21

Slovakia’s post advises that the government has extended a state of emergency until March 19 in response to a significant rise in the number of COVID-19 infections. The post will continue to provide services in line with public health measures and other restrictions but with a reduced workforce. Processing and delivery of all types of inbound and outbound mail will continue to be affected and the post is unable to guarantee compliance with agreed standards. A force majeure is extended until further notice.

1-25-21

Slovakia’s post advises that the government has extended a general lockdown until Feb. 7 in response to a significant number of new COVID-19 infections. The post will continue to provide postal services in line with public health measures and other restrictions but will be operating with a reduced workforce. Processing and delivery of all types of inbound and outbound mail will be affected and the post is unable guarantee compliance with agreed standards. A situation of force majeure is extended until further notice.

1-5-21

Slovakia advises that the government has extended a general lockdown until Jan. 24 in response to a significant number of new COVID-19 infections. There will be impacts to collection and delivery of domestic and international mail.