Effective April 30, 2023, the Postal Service will be updating the Domestic Mail Manual (DMM) regarding commercial cash transactions being shipped through the mail.
The following updates will be implemented:
503.2.1.6 Mailing Cash Transactions
Items mailed containing commercial cash transactions over $500.00 must be sent as Registered Mail® (see 601.1.3.4).
601.1.3.4 Mailing Cash Transactions
The following standards apply for sending commercial cash transactions:
- Mailers must use Registered Mail service under 503.2.1.6 for commercial cash transactions over $500.00.
- Mailers must not use any USPS-provided packaging (i.e., expedited packaging supplies) when mailing commercial cash transactions, regardless of the amount.
Please refer to the attached FAQs regarding this update.