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BFPO 11

 

British Forces Brunei post office is located in the Chit Chat Community Centre. The BFPO system can be used to send and receive post from the UK. All of your mails will go through your work address with the exception of bills from local companies.

Brunei Address Format

Address Format for RIB Service Personnel

Service number , Rank, Name 

1 or 2 RGR 

Company

Platoon/Department

Tuker Lines

BFPO 11 


Address format for Garrison Support Service Personnel
Service number , Rank, Name 

HQ Brunei Garrison

Sub Unit/Department

Tuker Lines or Medicina Lines

BFPO 11

Address format for RIB Family 

Name of Dependant

C/O Service number , Rank, Name 

1 or 2 RGR 

Company

Platoon/Department

Tuker Lines

BFPO 11 

Adress format for Garrison Support Family

Name of Dependant

C/O Service number , Rank, Name 

HQ Brunei Garrison

Sub Unit/Department

Tuker Lines or Medicina Lines

BFPO 11

Alternatively, you can use BF1 3AG if the BFPO 11 postcode is not recognized. 

Opening Hours
 

Until further notice

opening hours are:

0900-1130 & 1230-1400 weekdays

 

Cash Withdrawal 

Ration card are used for all serving and civilian personal entitled to withdraw money from the Force Post Office. One Ration Card per person or per family for married personnel will be issued. It will be required to withdraw cash from the FPO. Serving personnel or dependants are all required to bring their ID Card along with the issued Ration Card for cash withdrawal direct to the FPO. 

Monthly Withdrawal Limit    - £1000 GBP

Daily Withdrawal Limit        -  maximum amount of £250 GBP per day 

Exchange Rate 

The GAR (General Accounting Rate) is an exchange rate used by MoD and is reviewed and adjusted on a monthly basis. All money withdrawn from the FPO is always done at the GAR rate. As this changes on a monthly basis, the value of the £1000 GBP entitlement will change in Brunei dollars each month.

Current exchange rate £1 = 1.7470$BN    (July 2020)

Prohibited Items

The Following items are not to be sent via the BFPO mail system, for further advice, please contact the Post Office located in the Chit Chat Community Centre.

  • Compressed gases - butane, oxygen, propane, camping gas cylinders, gas lighter refills, aqua lungs, aerosol (including medicinal and toilet articles including aerosols such as hairsprays, perfumes, shaving foams, medicines, drugs and nail varnish.

  • Corrosive - acids, alkalines, wet-cell batteries, vinegar, photographic chemicals, mercury or any items containing mercury.

  • Infectious substances - bacteria, viruses, medical and pathological specimens, except under the IPBS rules

  • Oxidising materials - bleaching agent, peroxides and chlorate

 

  • Poison -Arcenic, Cyanides, insecticides and weed killers.

  • Explosives - fireworks, sparklers, flares, toy caps and ammunition

  • Weapons - knives, Khukuris

The list is not exhaustive, CLICK HERE to see a comprehensive list of items you can’t send, or that there are restrictions on sending.

Size Guide and Tariff - BFPO to UK

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Contact

British Forces Post Office BFPO 11

Chit Chat Community Centre 

Tuker Lines

Tel : (+673) 3224101 ext 3218

Tracking your BFPO mail? 

Contact BFPO Help Desk 

Email : desbfpo-enquiries@mod.gov.uk  
Tel: +44 (0)345 769 7978 (calls are charged at local rate in the UK) 
Alternative: +44 (0)20 8589 3450 (Civil) or 94676 3450 (Military) 

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