Articles for the Blind (AFB), is a Royal Mail operated scheme that allows blind and partially sighted people to send certain items of post free of charge.
Articles for the Blind
People with a visual impairment
Royal Mail have extended the scope of the scheme to include carriage of large print materials. Organisations working with blind and partially sighted people mailing items specifically prepared for use by blind/visually impaired individuals. This will include national and local societies for blind and partially sighted people and organisations producing Talking Newspapers/Tape Magazines etc. Applied to blind and partially sighted people, individual customers who are blind or partially sighted and have close-up vision with spectacles of N12 or less.
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