The following changes will be made to package surcharges and accessorials, effective December 28, 2015. See the applicable 2016 UPS Rate and Service Guide for further details.
Additional Handling Surcharge
The Additional Handling charge will increase $1.50.
The Address Correction surcharge will increase $0.50. The maximum Address Correction charge applied to domestic UPS Hundredweight Service® shipments will increase $3.50.
Missing / Invalid Account Number or Refusal Fee, and Chargeback for Consignee Billing Shipments, will increase $0.50.
For packages delivered to certain Zip Codes™ within the 48 contiguous states
For packages delivered to certain Zip Codes within Alaska and Hawaii
For a complete listing of eligible U.S. postal codes, and to determine which charge may be applied, click here.
The Disbursement fee minimum will increase $2.00.
Other Government Agency Clearance and Complex Entry fees will increase $0.75.
Entry Preparation charges will increase $2.25 for values of $200.01 to $1,250.00, $2.50 for values of $1,250.01 to $2,500.00, and $0.10 for each additional $1,000 of value over $2,500.00.
The charges for Delivery Confirmation Signature Required and Delivery Confirmation Adult Signature Required will increase $0.25.*
UPS Delivery Intercept®
The charge for UPS Delivery Intercept request will increase $0.40 for requests made electronically and $0.70 for requests made by telephone.
UPS Next Day Air® Early Surcharge
For customers receiving Standard List rates prior to December 28, 2015, the UPS Next Day Air Early premium will increase $2.00.
Hazardous Materials and International Dangerous Goods
The Hazardous Materials charges for U.S. Ground Services will increase $1.50, and will increase $2.50 for U.S. UPS Air Services.
The International Dangerous Goods charges for UPS® Standard to/from Canada will increase $2.00 per shipment or $0.25 per package.
The International Dangerous Goods charges for UPS International Air Services will increase $3.75 per shipment or $0.45 per package.
The International Dangerous Goods charges for UPS Worldwide Express Freight® shipments will increase $3.75 per shipment or $0.02 per pound.
Large Package Surcharge
The Large Package Surcharge will increase $10.00.
UPS On-Call Pickup® - Area Surcharges
The Area Surcharge for a UPS On-Call Pickup request from certain Zip Codes within the 48 contiguous states will increase $0.15 for residential addresses, and $0.20 for extended residential addresses.
The Alaska Remote Area Surcharge for a UPS On-Call Pickup request will increase $2.50, and the Hawaii Remote Area Surcharge for a UPS On-Call Pickup request will increase $0.25.
The weekly Printer Lease fee will increase $1.00.
The Residential Surcharge for UPS Ground Services, UPS Air Services and On-Call Pickups will increase $0.15. The Residential Surcharge for a UPS Hundredweight Service shipments will increase $1.30, and the Residential Surcharge for UPS Worldwide Express Freight® shipments will increase $5.00.
The weekly charge assessed for Daily, Daily On-Route, and Day-Specific 4 Day Pickup service will increase $1.20 for customers with billing totals of $75.00 or more per week and $2.40 for customers with billing totals less than $75.00 per week.
The weekly charge assessed for Day-Specific 3 Day, Day-Specific 2 Day, and Day-Specific Pickup services will increase $1.20. The weekly charge assessed for UPS Smart Pickup® will increase $1.20.
UPS offers several flexible pickup options that offer customers the convenience of an automatically scheduled pickup when they need it, including UPS Smart Pickup for only $11.50 per week.
Customers can determine which pickup service best meets their needs and make their selection at ups.com/pickupoptions.
Beginning January 4, 2016, UPS will institute a Third-Party Billing Service of 2.5% applicable to the total charges on all packages that are billed to third parties.
* Applies to Daily and Standard List Rates only.