USPS Forward or Hold Your Mail

USPS  Forward or Hold Your Mail Parcels, packages or post.  Are you making a temporary move or heading out of town? The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) can forward your mail to a new address or hold it at your local post office for a limited time.

Forward Your Mail

If your move is temporary, the USPS can forward your mail from your old address to a new one for 15 days to one year.

Hold Your Mail

If you will be away for three to 30 days, the USPS can hold your mail at your local post office until you return. You can request this service up to 30 days in advance or as early as the next scheduled delivery day. 

For a permanent move, learn how to change your address with the USPS.