Online Tracking Number

Canada Post Tracking

Canada Post Tracking
Canada Posts online tracking tool gives access to tracking information and provides delivery confirmation for packages. Canada Post's online tracking tool allows to use the tracking number from mailing label or receipt to access tracking information and confirm the delivery of shipments.

  • Any item with a bar code can be tracked
  • To confirm delivery of packages, customer can use Tracking number, Delivery Notice Card number, or Reference number

Customer can track their packages

By Tracking Number

  • In the Tracking Numbers box, enter one or more tracking numbers.
  • Select the Track button to view results.

Tips

  • Tracking number is located on receipt or directly on item
  • Tracking numbers are comprised of either:
    • 16 numeric digits (0000 0000 0000 0000), or:
    • 13 numeric and alphabetic characters (AA 000 000 000 AA)

By Delivery Notice Card

  • In the Delivery Notice Card Number(s) box, enter one or more delivery notice card numbers.
  • Select the Track button to view results.
  • Delivery Notice Card number is located on the notification card received in the mail
  • Delivery Notice Card numbers are comprised of 15 digits

By Reference Number

  • In the Reference Number(s) box, enter one or more reference numbers.
  • In the Start Date box, enter planned deposit date.
  • In the End Date box, enter planned delivery date.
  • Select the Track button to view the results.
  • Reference numbers are defined by shippers
  • Because reference numbers are chosen by the shipper, duplicates may exist
  • To avoid duplicates, enter a date range when searching for reference number; only reference numbers active during the specified time period will be displayed

 

Tracking Number Format
Online Generated Shipping Label
Format          
0000 0000 0000 0000
Residential

  • 16 digits
  • Located on receipt or directly on the item

Commercial

  • 16 digits
  • Located on receipt or directly on the item

Prepaid Envelope Customer Receipt
Format          
AA 000 000 000 AA
00 000 000 000
Priority

  • 11 or 13 digits
  • Located on prepaid customer receipt

Xpresspost™

  • 11 or 13 digits
  • Located on prepaid customer receipt

Residential Shipping Label
Format          
AA 000 000 000 AA
Priority

  • 13 digits
  • Located on receipt or directly on the item

Xpresspost™

  • 13 digits
  • Located on receipt or directly on the item

Expedited Parcel™

  • 13 digits
  • Located on receipt or directly on the item

Reference: http://www.canadapost.ca/cpo/mc/personal/help/usingtrack_en.jsf#formats
http://www.canadapost.ca/cpo/mc/personal/help/usingtrack_en.jsf#works