Items for the blind
Consignments from and for blind people

Items for the blind – so-called "cécogrammes" – are postal items addressed to or posted by blind people, visually impaired people or institutes for the blind. Swiss Post transports consignments labelled accordingly weighing up to 7 kg postage-free.

Service and features

Items for the blind weighing up to 7 kg are transported free of charge within Switzerland and abroad – even with value-added services such as registered mail, return receipt or electronic cash on delivery.

Important information

Items for the blind are addressed to or posted by blind people, visually impaired people or institutes for the blind. Such consignments can contain the following items:

  • Documents in braille printing
  • Sound recordings by or for the blind
  • Goods, equipment, resources and other products that have been created or adapted to support blind people or to make their lives easier

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