Notice 122-A, Instructions to Initiate an Inquiry for International Mail, is now available. An image of Notice 122-A
Notice 122-A provides written instructions to mailers on
how to make inquiries on all international products and services. The primary instruction is that mailers must call the
International Inquiry Center at 800-222-1811 - they no longer need to complete PS Form 542, Inquiry About a Registered Article or an Insured Parcel or an Ordinary Article, which is now obsolete. (See the article about PS Form 542
on the next page.)
There will be an initial national distribution of Notice
122-A to all retail offices.
Notice 122-A is available on the Postal ServiceTM PolicyNet Web site:
• Go to http://blue.usps.gov.
• Under "Essential Links" in the left-hand column, click
• Under "References" in the right-hand column, under
"Policies," click on PolicyNet.
• Click on Notices.
(The direct URL for the Postal Service PolicyNet Web
site is http://blue.usps.gov/cpim.)
Notice 122-A is also available on the Postal Service
• Go to www.usps.com.
• Click on About USPS & News, then Forms & Publications, then Postal Periodicals and Publications, and
When Notice 122-A becomes available from the Material Distribution Center (MDC), we will publish the ordering
information in a Postal Bulletin article.
Product Development, 1-19-06