Located in the English Channel, the Isle of Wight is one of the United Kingdom's most highly populated islands. Known for its coastal towns, picturesque scenery and mild climate, it is located just 4 miles (6 km) off the coast of Hampshire, making it very much a part of the United Kingdom.
As the Isle of Wight makes up one part of the UK, delivery laws are the same as standard laws for parcels being delivered across the mainland, and with Parcel Broker, you can rest assured that your parcel is getting there safely, in good time, at an affordable price and is adhering to UK parcel regulations.
With ParcelBroker, you will receive the highest levels of customer support possible throughout the delivery service and can track the progress of your delivery in real time online, so you can remain consistently up to date on your parcel's status. We also offer same day collection on parcels being delivered to the Isle of Wight, so when it comes to last minute deliveries, we are a reliable choice too.
Do I need to deal with customs when sending from the UK to the Isle of Wight?
Despite it being an Island off the shores of Hampshire, the Isle of Wight is still very much a part of the United Kingdom, and it is for this reason that goods being posted from the mainland to the Isle of Wight will be classed as the same as all other deliveries being sent across the United Kingdom. Deliveries to the Isle of Wight will therefore not require customs documentation to be completed by the sender.
How much does it cost to send a parcel from the UK to the Isle of Wight?
Sending a parcel from the mainland to the Isle of Wight depends on which service or provider you use, as well as the size and weight of the parcel you wish to send. Deliveries to the Isle of Wight from the United Kingdon start from around £6.99 +VAT.
How should I address my parcel for delivery to the Isle of Wight?
The Isle of Wight is part of the United Kingdom, therefore we follow the same rules when it comes to addressing parcels being sent to destinations across the mainland. Simply state clearly the name of the recipient or business you are mailing out to, in addition to the address itself, making sure to include the postcode. If you would prefer to be extra cautious, you can also include the destination name in capitals on the label - in this case being the Isle of Wight. However, this isn't mandatory.
|Parcel Weight||Post and mail||ParcelBroker||Savings|
|5kg||£8.32 +VAT||£6.99 +VAT||£1.33 Save 16%|
|10kg||£11.17 +VAT||£8.99 +VAT||£2.18 Save 20%|
|20kg||£21.26 +VAT||£11.50 +VAT||£9.76 |
What items can I send to the Isle of Wight?
As the Isle of Wight is part of the United Kingdom, the rules for what is both allowed and prohibited from being sent to the Isle of Wight are the same as they would be anywhere else. The prohibited items list can be viewed on our website if you require further understanding.