Reminder of the BFPO closures during drawdown: 

BFPO 113 (Mansergh Barracks, Gütersloh) closed on 28th June 2019 

BFPO 22 (Barker Barracks, Paderborn) closed on 19th July 2019 

BFPO 39 (Catterick Barracks, Bielefeld) will close on 6th September 2019 

BFPO 140 (HQ BFG, Bielefeld) will close on 30th November 2019 

BFPO 16 (Normandy Barracks, Sennelager) will endure

 

Once your local BFPO has closed, you will need to follow this example to receive BFPO services: 

Number/Rank/Name 

00223756 Sgt J Smith 

Sub Unit 

SSA 

Unit 

Bielefeld Station 

Barracks 

Catterick Barracks 

New BFPO number 

BFPO 16 

 

If staff need to use the barracks’ civillian postal address, please follow this example: 

Recipient 

Mrs A Smith 

Unit 

HQ BFG 

Street Address 

54 Bielefelder Strasse 

Barracks 

Normandy Kaserne 

Town 

Sennelager 

Postcode 

33104

 

Please note, post will only be redirected from closed BFPOs for 30 days. If you are still using your old BFPO number after 30 days your post will be returned to sender, you are advised to change to BFPO 16 as soon as possible. 

All Unit Mail Collections will be provided by department Unit Post Orderlies from Normandy Barracks, Sennelager, BFPO 16. 

Please note that the same counter facilities that have been provided at previous BFPOs are available at BFPO 16. 

Any questions, please speak to a member of BFPO 16 on 05254 982 2572.