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CNPR - the universal service provider

The National Company Romanian Post S.A. (CNPR) has been designated as a universal service provider in the Romanian postal sector until 31 December 2019, according to ANCOM President’s Decision no. 1158/20.12.2013, with the subsequent amendments and completions.
According to the provisions of this decision, CNPR has the obligation to provide across Romania – including in remote or sparsely populated geographic areas, where the low number of postal items cleared or delivered does not make the presence of a postal service provider commercially feasible, at affordable tariffs and at certain quality standards, the following postal services:
a) clearance, sorting, transport and delivery of domestic and cross-border postal items consisting of:

  1. items of correspondence, except for bulk items of correspondence;
  2. printed matter, except for bulk printed matter;
  3. small parcels, as provided by the Universal Postal Convention and the Letter Post Regulation, except for bulk small parcels.

b) clearance, sorting, transport and delivery of domestic and cross-border postal parcels weighing up to (including) 10 kg, except for bulk postal parcels.
c) distribution of postal parcels between 10 and (including) 20 kg, sent from outside Romania to an address located in Romania;
d) the service for registered items processing domestic and cross-border postal items weighing up to (including) 2 kg provided under indent a);
e) the service for insured items, dealing with:

  1. domestic and cross-border postal items weighing up to (including) 2 kg provided under indent a);
  2. domestic and cross-border postal parcels weighing up to (including) 10 kg, except for bulk parcels;
  3. postal parcels weighing between 10 kg and (including) 20 kg sent from abroad to an address located in Romania.

f) clearance, sorting, transport and delivery of domestic and cross-border cecograms