Brazil Post

Brazil Post Tracking

Correios is a state-owned company that operates the national postal service in Brazil


Track Correios shipments in Brazil

Brazil Post

Established in 1663, the Brazil Post, officially known as Correios, is the national postal service of Brazil. As one of the oldest institutions in the country, Correios has played an instrumental role in the communication and exchange of goods throughout Brazil's rich history. The company's headquarters are located in Brasilia, the capital city of Brazil, and it operates under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Communications. Today, Correios serves millions of Brazilian citizens, businesses, and international clients, providing a wide array of services ranging from traditional mail delivery to e-commerce logistics.

Correios is more than a postal service; it is an integral part of Brazil's social and economic fabric. The company's vast logistics network covers the expansive Brazilian territory, with thousands of post offices strategically located in urban and rural areas. This wide coverage ensures that no location is out of reach, whether it's the bustling city of Sao Paulo or remote communities in the Amazon rainforest. Over the years, Correios has continually evolved, leveraging technological advancements to enhance its services and cater to the changing needs of its clientele.

The range of services offered by Correios is diverse and dynamic, designed to meet the unique demands of its diverse customer base. Traditional services include mail delivery, registered mail, and parcel delivery within Brazil and internationally. On top of these, Correios also offers express delivery services, financial services, and logistical solutions tailored to e-commerce businesses. These include warehousing, inventory management, order fulfillment, and reverse logistics, making Correios a comprehensive partner for any e-commerce endeavor.

Services Offered by Correios

Correios provides a broad spectrum of postal and logistics services to meet various customer requirements. The company's primary service is mail and parcel delivery, both domestically and internationally. Furthermore, Correios offers express delivery solutions, known as Sedex, which guarantees faster delivery times for urgent shipments. Additionally, the company has been actively expanding its e-commerce logistics solutions to support Brazil's rapidly growing digital commerce landscape.

Estimated Delivery Times for Correios Services

The estimated delivery times for Correios services can vary significantly depending on the specific service chosen, the origin of the package, and its destination. Here are some general delivery estimates for Correios' most popular services:

  • SEDEX: Sedex is Correios' express delivery service for sending documents and goods. For local deliveries (within the same city), packages can usually be delivered within 1 business day. For state capital deliveries and metropolitan regions, the estimated delivery time is also typically 1 business day. For other city deliveries, you can expect a delivery time of 2 to 3 business days.
  • PAC: PAC is Correios' economical parcel delivery service. For local deliveries, it typically takes about 2 business days. For deliveries within the same state, you can expect your package to be delivered in 3 to 5 business days. For national deliveries (from one state to another), it can take anywhere from 3 to 10 business days.
  • SEDEX 10: Sedex 10 is a premium service that guarantees delivery by 10 am the next business day. This service is only available for select postal codes within Brazil.
  • SEDEX 12: With Sedex 12, your package is guaranteed to be delivered by 12 pm the next business day. Like Sedex 10, this service is only available in specific postal codes.
  • SEDEX Mundi: This is Correios' express international delivery service. The delivery time can vary greatly depending on the destination country, but it typically ranges from 1 to 3 business days for priority shipping, and 2 to 4 business days for economic shipping.
  • EMS (Express Mail Service): EMS is an international express mail service. The delivery time varies depending on the destination, but the estimated delivery time is typically 3 to 5 business days.

Please note that these are estimated delivery times provided by Correios, and actual delivery times may vary. If there's a delay in delivery or any other issue with your package, you should contact Correios' customer service for assistance.

Correios Shipment Tracking

One of the most valuable services provided by Correios is shipment tracking. This service offers customers peace of mind by allowing them to monitor the status of their shipments in real-time. Each package sent through Correios is assigned a unique tracking number, which can be used to track the parcel's journey from collection to delivery.

How do I track Correios shipments?

To track a Correios shipments, enter the tracking number in the field above, click the "Carrier" button, and select "Correios" If you're unsure which carrier is handling your shipment, let the system choose the carrier automatically on your behalf. After that, click the "Track" button, and you will be redirected to the tracking results page. Here, you will find detailed information about your shipment, including locations and dates.

Correios Shipment Delivery Time

The delivery time for Correios shipments largely depends on the type of service chosen and the package's origin and destination. Domestic shipments within Brazil can usually be delivered within 1-5 business days, while international shipments may take between 7-30 business days. However, customers should note that these are estimates and actual delivery times may vary.

Examples of Delivery Times

For instance, a domestic shipment sent via Sedex - Correios' express service - is typically delivered within 1 to 3 business days. International shipments, on the other hand, have varied delivery times based on the destination country and selected service. For example, a parcel sent to the United States via Priority Mail International can be expected to arrive within 7 to 10 business days.

How to Contact Correios in Case of Shipment Issues?

If you encounter any problems or issues related to your shipment, Correios offers several channels of communication to assist you. For general inquiries, questions about their services, or any specific concerns regarding your shipment, you can access their "Fale Com os Correios" (Talk to Correios) page.

This online platform provides a contact form where you can describe the issue in detail and provide necessary information such as your tracking number, personal details, and more. After submitting the form, a Correios representative will follow up on your request.

Accessing Correios' Contact Form

To reach Correios' contact form, you can follow these steps:

  1. Visit the "Fale Com os Correios" page by clicking here.
  2. Select the option that best describes your query or issue.
  3. Complete the form with your details and the details of your query or issue. Ensure you have your tracking number at hand if your query relates to a specific shipment.
  4. Submit the form and wait for a representative from Correios to contact you.

Through this system, Correios ensures a seamless communication process, providing users with timely and accurate assistance to resolve their shipment issues effectively.

Frequently Asked Questions About Correios

What should I do if my parcel hasn’t arrived yet?

If the delivery time has passed the estimated date, it's recommended to first track your parcel using the unique tracking number provided by Correios. If the tracking system doesn't provide sufficient information or if your parcel is delayed significantly, please use the Fale Com os Correios contact form for further assistance.

What happens if I’m not available when the delivery is attempted?

If you're not available to receive your parcel during a home delivery, Correios will usually leave a notice of attempted delivery. You can then arrange for a redelivery or pick up your parcel from the nearest post office.

How can I change my delivery address after the parcel has been shipped?

Once the parcel has been dispatched, it's usually not possible to change the delivery address. However, it's always worth contacting Correios via their contact form to check if any modifications can be made on an exceptional basis.

My parcel is marked as delivered, but I haven’t received it. What should I do?

First, check if the parcel was left in a safe place or with a neighbour. If you still can't locate your parcel, please contact Correios through their contact form immediately. They will conduct an investigation and take necessary actions to resolve the issue.

Can I track a Correios parcel without a tracking number?

It's usually necessary to have the tracking number to monitor the status of a Correios parcel. If you've lost your tracking number, it's recommended to contact the sender or use the Correios contact form for assistance.

What does it mean when my tracking status shows "in transit"?

"In transit" means that your parcel is on its way to the destination. The parcel has been picked up by Correios and is being moved towards the recipient's address. The status will change as the parcel progresses through the delivery network.

My tracking status has not updated for a long time, what does this mean?

If the tracking status of your parcel has not been updated for a while, it could be due to a delay in the logistics network, an issue with the tracking system, or a problem with the parcel itself. It's recommended to contact Correios through their contact form for detailed information and assistance.

What do I need to pick up my parcel from a Correios Post Office?

To collect your parcel from a Correios Post Office, you'll need a valid form of identification and the notice of attempted delivery left by the delivery person. The notice will usually include a unique pick-up code.

Can someone else collect my parcel on my behalf?

Yes, someone else can collect your parcel on your behalf from a Correios Post Office. They will need to present their own valid identification, the notice of attempted delivery, and a signed authorization from you.

What happens if my parcel is damaged upon delivery?

If you receive a parcel that is visibly damaged, you should report this immediately to Correios through their contact form. They will guide you through the process of filing a claim.

What's the typical delivery time for Correios?

The delivery time varies depending on the service chosen and the origin and destination of the parcel. However, Correios aims to deliver domestic parcels within 1-5 working days for Sedex and 3-10 working days for PAC, while international shipments can vary significantly. Always use the tracking service to check the current status of your parcel.

Examples of statuses which Brazil Post shipment tracking passes

A entrada do objeto no Brasil no foi autorizada pelos rgos fiscalizadores
A entrada do objeto no Brasil não foi autorizada pelos órgãos fiscalizadores
A entrega não pode ser efetuada
Aguardando pagamento
Aguardando pagamento do despacho postal
Destinatrio recusou o objeto
Destinatário recusou o objeto
Devoluo autorizada pela Receita Federal
Devolução autorizada pela Receita Federal
Direcionado para entrega interna a pedido do cliente
Em devoluo origem por determinao da Receita Federal
Em devolução à origem por determinação da Receita Federal
Em fiscalização pela Receita Federal
Encaminhado para fiscalizao aduaneira
Encaminhado para fiscalização aduaneira
Faltam informações. Sua ação é necessária
Favor desconsiderar a informação anterior
Fiscalizado ANATEL
Fiscalizao aduaneira finalizada
Fiscalizao aduaneira finalizada no pas de destino
Fiscalização aduaneira finalizada
Fiscalização aduaneira finalizada no país de destino
Liberado sem tributao
Liberado sem tributação
Necessário complementar endereço de entrega
Objeto aguardando retirada no endereo indicado
Objeto aguardando retirada no endereço indicado
Objeto apreendido por órgão de fiscalização
Objeto com data de entrega agendada
Objeto com declaração aduaneira ausente ou incorreta
Objeto contém produto não permitido
Objeto destinado a outro país
Objeto devolvido ao pas de origem
Objeto devolvido ao país de origem
Objeto devolvido aos Correios
Objeto dispensado do pagamento de impostos
Objeto disponvel para retirada em Caixa Postal
Objeto disponível para retirada em Caixa Postal
Objeto em correo de rota
Objeto em correção de rota
Objeto em trnsito
Objeto em trnsito - por favor aguarde