700 Special Standards

700 Special Standards

703 Nonprofit Standard Mail and Other Unique Eligibility

1.0 Nonprofit Standard Mail

2.0 Overseas Military and Diplomatic Post Office Mail

3.0 Department of State Mail

4.0 Mail Sent by U.S. Armed Forces

5.0 Free Matter for the Blind and Other Physically Handicapped Persons

6.0 Official Mail (Franked)

7.0 Official Mail (Penalty)

8.0 Balloting Materials

9.0 Mixed Classes

705 Advanced Preparation and Special Postage Payment Systems


2.0 Manifest Mailing System

3.0 Optional Procedure Mailing System

4.0 Alternate Mailing System

5.0 First-Class Mail or Standard Mail Mailings With Different Payment Methods

6.0 Combining Mailings of Standard Mail, Package Services, and Parcel Select Parcels

7.0 Combining Package Services and Parcel Select Parcels for Destination Entry

8.0 Preparing Pallets

9.0 Combining Bundles of Automation and Nonautomation Flats in Trays and Sacks

10.0 Merging Bundles of Flats Using the City State Product

11.0 Combining Automation Price and Nonautomation Price Flats in Bundles

12.0 Merging Bundles of Flats on Pallets Using a 5% Threshold

13.0 Merging Bundles of Flats on Pallets Using the City State Product and a 5% Threshold

14.0 FSS Scheme Preparation

15.0 Combining Standard Mail Flats and Periodicals Flats

16.0 Plant Load Mailings

17.0 Plant-Verified Drop Shipment

18.0 Priority Mail Express Open and Distribute and Priority Mail Open and Distribute

19.0 Metered Mail Drop Shipment


21.0 Optional Combined Parcel Mailings


23.0 Full-Service Automation Option

708Technical Specifications

1.0 Standardized Documentation for First-Class Mail, Periodicals, Standard Mail, and Flat-Size Bound Printed Matter

2.0 Presort Accuracy Validation and Evaluation (PAVE)

3.0 Coding Accuracy Support System (CASS)

4.0 Standards for Intelligent Mail and POSTNET Barcodes

5.0 Standards for Package and Extra Service Barcodes

6.0 Standards for Barcoded Tray Labels, Sack Labels, and Container Placards

7.0 Optional Endorsement Lines (OELs)

8.0 Carrier Route Information Lines

9.0 Facing Identification Mark (FIM)

10.0 Postal Zones

709 Negotiated Service Agreements

1.0 General Requirements for Negotiated Service Agreements (NSAs)