Sending a large or heavy parcel.

Sending a large or heavy parcel with PostNL.

With MyParcel, you can send parcels larger than the standard parcel size (100x70x58cm) and/or heavier than 23kg. The ‘Large parcel’ shipping option is available for both larger and heavier parcels. With this shipping option, you can send a parcel with maximum dimensions of 175x78x58cm and/or a maximum weight of 30kg.

Conditions for sending large parcels.

Costs for sending large parcels.

For the large parcel shipping option, you pay a surcharge on top of the standard rate for your parcel shipment.


Netherlands: € 3,46 exc. VAT
€ 10,- exc. VAT
€ 8,- exc. VAT
Other countries:
€ 3,46 exc. VAT

Setting up a large parcel shipment.

  1. Create a new parcel shipment in the back office.
  2. Enter the recipient’s address details.
  3. Under Shipping options, select Large parcel.
  4. Save the shipment, download the shipping label, print it out and stick it onto the shipment.
  5. Deliver your parcel to a PostNL location or have it collected by the Collection Service.

Frequently Asked Questions.