Plant-Verified Drop Shipment Update

05/07/2015

2015/05/07  – Plant-Verified Drop Shipment Update

The following was issued by Angela Dyer from the USPS to MTAC User Group 1:

“With the upcoming price change,  plant-verified drop shipment (PVDS) mailings will be verified and accepted as follows:

Current Prices — PVDS mailings verified and paid for before May 31, 2015, using the current prices, will be accepted at destination entry postal facilities through June 14, 2015, when presented using eInduction or eVs processes or with appropriate documentation (PS Form 8125 or 8017).

New Prices — PVDS mailings may be verified and paid for beginning May 17, 2015, using the new prices, provided the shipments are not deposited at destination entry postal facilities until May 31, 2015, or later, when presented using eInduction or eVs processes or with appropriate documentation(PS Form 8125 or 8017)

  • For mailings with electronic documentation, mailers must enter a Mail Arrival Date that is on or after May 31, 2015.
  • For mailings with hard copy postage statements, USPS acceptance employees must enter a Mail Arrival Date that is on or after May 31, 2015.”