USPS Insurance Coverage Included with Service | Overview

USPS includes limited insurance coverage for certain packages and services at no additional charges. Shipments can only be insured if tracking, such as delivery or signature confirmation, is included on the package.

See the table below for specific services and included insurance from USPS.

USPS Insured Service
Included Insurance for Commercial Pricing
Domestic International
Priority Mail up to $100 up to $200*
Priority Mail Express up to $100 up to $200
*Non-negotiable documents shipped Priority Mail International will be insured up to $100 to cover the costs of reconstructing lost or damaged documents.

Other USPS services do not include insurance in the label price:

If you would like to insure over the USPS included insurance or add insurance to a service that USPS does not cover, you can add additional insurance coverage with Shipsurance. Shipsurance insurance is available when a form of delivery confirmation is on the shipment.

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