Requests for Postmarking on Customized Postage
Customized PostageTM is a program being pilot tested
with authorized customized postage providers. Customized
Postage allows certain forms of private expression to
appear immediately adjacent to and integrated with postage indicia.
Customized Postage indicia are a form of PC Postage®
and are not stamps. Therefore, similar to meter mail and
other forms of PC Postage, Customized Postage does not
Customers or stamp collectors requesting special or pictorial postmarks on Customized Postage must place the
appropriate First-Class Mail® rate stamp next to the Customized Postage to receive a postmark.
— Stamps Services,
Government Relations, 2-1-07