Canada Post Shipping Labels on Etsy

All sellers in Canada automatically receive Level 4 Solutions for Small Business rates with Canada Post when you purchase labels through Etsy. You can purchase and print Canada Post shipping labels directly from your Shop Manager

To buy Canada Post shipping labels from Etsy, you must: 

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How much do Canada Post shipping labels cost?

The cost of a Canada Post shipping label varies and depends on:

  • The package origin
  • The package destination
  • The weight and dimensions of the package
  • Any fuel surcharges and taxes associated with your location

When you purchase a Canada Post shipping label through Etsy, you can preview its total cost after you add the package details. The cost includes the Level 4 savings. The fees for Canada Post labels appear in Canadian Dollars (CAD) and US Dollars (USD) in the total cost summary.

If you ship your orders with Canada Post, you can use calculated shipping on Etsy. This means that shoppers will see prices based on their location and the weight and dimensions of the listing. Keep in mind that the prices shown to buyers will be based on the new Level 4 pricing that’s available if you purchase your postage on Etsy.

What Canada Post shipping services are available? 

Etsy and Canada Post offer a selection of methods for sending parcels and tubes to both domestic and international addresses. Learn about what items cannot be sent in the mail.

For sending items within Canada, you can choose:

  • For fastest delivery with Signature Confirmation: Priority™
  • For fast delivery: Xpresspost™
  • For ground service: Expedited Parcel™

All domestic shipping services include Tracking, Delivery Confirmation, and Coverage against loss or damage for up to $100 CAD.

Learn about parcel services and sizes for domestic shipping.

For sending items to the USA, you can choose:

  • Xpresspost™ - USA
  • Expedited Parcel™ - USA
  • Tracked Packet™ - USA
  • Small Packet™ - USA Air

If you’re shipping to the US, check to see when the package should arrive.

Learn about parcel services and sizes for international shipping.

For sending items to any other eligible countries:

  • Xpresspost™ International
  • International Parcel Air
  • International Parcel Surface
  • Tracked Packet™ - International
  • Small Packet™ International Air
  • Small Packet™ International Surface

To get an idea of when your international package should arrive see Canada Post International Delivery Standards.

Learn about parcel services and sizes for international shipping.

How do Canada Post refunds and insurance claims work? 

If you bought a Canada Post label by accident or no longer need it, you can request a refund for unused, unscanned labels within 15 days of purchase. The option to request a refund is usually available an hour after purchase. After requesting a refund, you will receive an email from Etsy regarding the completion or rejection of your refund request.

You can purchase a new label at a later time. Learn how to request a refund for a shipping label.

For packages with guaranteed delivery times, you can check whether you qualify for a refund.

For refunds related to loss or damage, you may be able to file a claim directly with Canada Post.




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