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Write to Santa by Dec. 11

Santa letters
Santa letters

NORTH POLE – Children are reminded to write to Santa before Dec. 11 if they would like to receive a personalized response by Christmas.

Writing to Santa is easy:

– Always include a return address

– Mail your letter by December 11

– Send your letter to:




Other interesting facts:

– In Canada, letters to Santa do not require postage.

– Santa replied to more than 1.6 million letters in 2016.

– The program has averaged a million letters a year for more than 15 years, more than 1.5 million for the past three years!

– Santa receives (and answers) letters in 39 languages (including Braille).

– Thousands of Postal Elves help Santa with this monumental task! They volunteer more than 260,000 hours to help Santa.

– Canada Post has been helping Santa with his mail, as a national program, for 36 years… local programs began even earlier.

– Since the national program began, Santa’s North Pole Post Office has answered more than 27.8 million letters.

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