User Guides
Managing Drop Ship Appointments Guide

The Managing Drop Ship Appointments guide contains instructions to help the user manage their drop ship appointments in FAST. This guide provides users with step-by-step directions for managing one-time and recurring drop ship appointments.

Applications/ Forms
Drop Shipment Management System (DSMS) Application Form

This is an application form for new mailers and consolidators to participate in the Drop Shipment Management System, a program that optimizes efficiency through electronically consolidating information for mailings that involve multiple jobs and locations. 

Applications/ Forms
Drop Shipment Management System (DSMS) Application Form

This is an application form for new mailers and consolidators to participate in the Drop Shipment Management System, a program that optimizes efficiency through electronically consolidating information for mailings that involve multiple jobs and locations. 

Fact Sheets
12/14/2017
Seamless Acceptance: Mailer Fact Sheet

This document provides a general overview for mailers using Seamless Acceptance.

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. 

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. 

Applications/ Forms
03/29/2016
PS Form 8125: Plant-Verified Drop Shipment Verification and Clearance

This form provides proof to the entry facility that the mail being presented by the mailer or mailer’s agent was verified and paid for at origin.

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
06/10/2012
A Guide to Customer/Supplier Agreements

This document provides guidance on how to create a Customer/Supplier Agreement (CSA), a written notice that confirms, for a commercial mailer, the Origin-Entry preparation requirements.

Fact Sheets
06/27/2011
Drop Ship Checklist for Mailers

This document contains the Drop Ship checklist for mailers utilizing eVS®.