Fees

Have a look at postal fees

The law requires that postal and courier and express operators charge at least twice the rate of the Bahrain Post basic letter tariff (letter weighing 50 grams) to protect universal delivery throughout Bahrain. There are no other restrictions on pricing for courier and express operators. Operators found to be charging less than twice the basic letter tariff are liable to prosecution and to having their license suspended.

Bahrain Post tariffs shall be subject to agreement with the Postal Regulator.

Quality of Service Standards

All operators shall be responsible for establishing their own standards of service and presenting them to customers and the Postal Regulator.

License Renewal

Three months prior to the conclusion of their license the Licensee should register intent to renew their license to ensure no break in service.

Other Information

All postal and courier and express operators will be required to provide the following information to customers:

  • A copy of their license certificate
  • List of tariffs
  • List of Service standards
  • Compensation rules and procedures
  • Complaint handling procedures
  • Process for handling undelivered items

All postal and courier and express operators will be required to provide information to the regulator on a monthly and annual basis as specified in their license.

License Categories, Fees and Terms

  • 8,087Total Aircraft Movement, Jun 2019
  • 811,884Total Passengers, Jun 2019
  • 22,465Total Cargo and Mail, Jun 2019
  • 983,096Monthly ridership, Nov 2019
  • 51,255,130Total Passengers (Feb 2015-Nov 2019)
  • 53,354General Cargo, August 2019
  • 37,394Container Throughput, August 2019
  • 80Total Vessels, August 2019
  • 99Percent Mobile network coverage
  • 57Percent of households passed by fiber-optic broadband network
  • 90Percent of businesses passed by fiber-optic broadband network

 

 

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