In addition to post office cancellations, Åland Post also uses the following motif cancellations:
Eckerö post- och tullhus/Post and Customs House (in use all year)
Kastelholms slott/Kastelholm Castle (in use all year)
Hammarland Märket/Lighthouse (in use all year)
Mariehamns Camping (in use 2 May-31 August)
Christmas (in use from around 23 November- 31 December)
Order post office and motif cancellations
19 post office date cancels and 5 motif cancels are in use in the Åland Islands. You can order all these cancellations by choosing one of the following three alternatives:
1. Send us 23 pre-franked covers, minimum postage Priority. We cancel them.
2. Send us 23 covers. We affix stamps and cancel them.
3. Buy your covers from us at €0.80/cover. We affix stamps and cancel them.
Alternative 1 costs €25.00 (handling charge). The handling charge remains the same and is not affected by the number of sets you order.
For the price for alternatives 2 and 3, please get in touch with staff at Åland Post Stamps.
Åland: €1.50, Finland €1.70, Nordic countries, Europe €1.80 and rest of the world: €2.00.
If you wish to order post office and motif cancellations, please contact us.