User Guides
Publications
Publication for Streamlined Mail Acceptance for Letters and Flats (Pub 685)

Streamlined Mail Acceptance for Letters and Flats (Pub 685) contains the policies and processes for the verification of eligible business mailings using tools provided by Intelligent Mail® Full-Service, eInduction, and Seamless Acceptance.

Tech Guides
eInduction SV Facilities List

This document contains SV-enabled induction facilities in CSV format.

Tech Guides
eInduction SV Facilities List

This document contains SV-enabled induction facilities in CSV format.

Tech Guides
10/27/2017
Guide to Postage Assessment

For postage assessment information please see the attached guide to Streamlined Mail Acceptance for Letters and Flats.

Announcements
01/11/2017
Industry Alert: Proposed Electronic Induction (eInduction® ) Language Changes to Domestic Mail Manual (January 10, 2017)

The Postal Service proposes to revise Mailing Standards of the United States Postal Service, Domestic Mail Manual (DMM®) to add language regarding streamlining the processing of drop shipments and expedited plant load mailings.

User Guides
01/11/2017
Drop Shipment Management System (DSMS) Program Standards

The Drop Shipment Management System (DSMS) program enables authorized users to build consolidated loads of palletized plant-verified drop shipment (PVDS) mail from multiple jobs and mailing locations and consolidate forms. 

Announcements
06/28/2016
Proposed Domestic Mail Manual (DMM®) Language: eInduction

Effective TBD, the Postal Service™ will revise the Mailing Standards of the United States Postal Service, Domestic Mail Manual (DMM® ), to add section 705.20.0, eInduction. 

Announcements
06/28/2016
Proposed Domestic Mail Manual (DMM®) Language: eInduction

Effective TBD, the Postal Service™ will revise the Mailing Standards of the United States Postal Service, Domestic Mail Manual (DMM® ), to add section 705.20.0, eInduction. 

User Guides
03/17/2016
Mail Quality Reporting User Guide

This document contains the Mail Quality User Guide for External Users Version 2.7 (January 25, 2015).

User Guides
03/17/2016
Mail Quality Reporting User Guide

This document contains the Mail Quality User Guide for External Users Version 2.7 (January 25, 2015).

Data Files
03/17/2016
eInduction Surface Visibility Sites

This document contains a list of surface visibility-enabled eInduction facilities in CSV format.

Applications/ Forms
03/17/2016
Electronic Induction (eInduction) Software Vendor Certification Enrollment Tool

This document contains the software vendor certification enrollment tool for eInduction.

Data Files
03/17/2016
eInduction Surface Visibility Sites

This document contains a list of surface visibility-enabled eInduction facilities in CSV format.

Contact Lists
11/06/2015
FAST® Escalation Procedures

Important contact information for FAST®, including the Help Desk and who to contact in the event of local facility Drop Shipment issues. 

User Guides
07/01/2015
Mail Entry Roadmap

The Mail Entry Roadmap describes the Postal Service’s key initiatives to streamline the acceptance, induction, and verification of commercial mailings:  Full-Service Intelligent Mail, eInduction, and Seamless Acceptance.  

User Guides
06/18/2015
Guide to the Mailer Scorecard

The Postal Service provides mailers with access to a mail quality tool, the Mailer Scorecard, which displays a dashboard view of the results of the letter and flat mailing activity within each of these initiatives over a calendar month.

Tech Guides
06/18/2015
Guide to MicroStrategy

This document provides an overview of MicroStrategy.

User Guides
06/18/2015
Guide to the Mailer Scorecard

The Postal Service provides mailers with access to a mail quality tool, the Mailer Scorecard, which displays a dashboard view of the results of the letter and flat mailing activity within each of these initiatives over a calendar month.

Publications
10/01/2013
Publication 804: Drop Shipment Procedures for Destination Entry

This publication provides information on Drop Shipment Procedures for Destination Entry.

Publications
10/01/2013
Publication 804: Drop Shipment Procedures for Destination Entry

This publication provides information on Drop Shipment Procedures for Destination Entry.

Tech Guides
10/09/2012
Electronic Mailing Information and Reports Guide

The purpose of the Electronic Mailing Information and Reports Guide is to provide information on how to access and use electronic mailing reports and to keep the user apprised of the continuous improvements to the reports as the Intelligent Mail Program matures.