Royal Mail Mailmark™

Frequently asked questions

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Royal Mail & Mailmark FAQ's

  • What is Mailmark™ exactly?

    Mailmark™ is a 2D Barcode that appears on your letters instead of the traditional stamp, PPI or Frank impression. This barcode contains much more data allowing the Royal Mail to process your mail far easier and quicker whilst offering new services at the same time.

  • How much has the Royal Mail invested in Mailmark™?

    he Royal Mail has invested a whopping £70 million.

Mailmark™ Usage

  • We use a franking machine what will mailmark™ mean for us?

    Mailmark™ will be available for franking in 2014 which will allow you to have a more professional style to your mail while ensuring that you stlll get the best possible franking tariff at all times.

  • How do I access Mailmark™?

    Simply fill in the form here and we will let you know whether or not you can currently use Mailmark™ and if not then how you can quickly prepare.

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Mailmark-franking is brought to you with the sole purpose of trying to make Royal Mail Mailmark more accessible and to spread information in the hope that every one will be more informed about royal mail mailmark.


To ensure that you are completely ready click here. If you wish to manually check if your franking machine is compatible simply click here.

To read more about the Mailmark benefits click here.

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