Decertification of standard franking machines

22nd July 2022

Information from Royal Mail

All Royal Mail products are migrating to utilise barcode technology. From 1st January 2023 Royal Mail will no longer accept mail from customers who use a standard franking machine.

For more information please refer to the Royal Mail website.

Long-lasting Franking Machines

At Ashcroft Mailing, we are able to provide Mailmark Franking Machines and long-term franking solutions that mean you won’t have to worry about this change.

If you think you may be affected by the decertification of a standard franking machine, pleaseĀ contact us.


For any Franking machine issues, check out our helpful post on how to fix common Franking mistakes.