Definition : Registered mail (certified)

Mail accompanied by a delivery and receipt notice that is returned to the sender. The notice shall include the following:

  • Signature of the person who signed at the time of delivery
  • Date of signature
  • Proof of deposit

 WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ! The terms registered mail and certified mail have been synonymous with Canada Post since amendments to the Special Services and Fees Regulations came into force on January 1, 1999.