What To Do When You Get A UPS Package That Isn’T Yours?

Can you return a package to sender for free?

You can not return a package or any mail through the U.

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Postal Service that has been opened without purchasing postage.

The post office will not accept it.

It will be returned to you postage due..

What if UPS delivers a package to the wrong address?

If you still cannot locate the package, contact the sender of the package to initiate a trace process with UPS. The sender will then follow up with you on the progress of your shipment.

What do I do with a UPS package that isn’t mine?

Call 1-800-PICK-UPS. Press 0 a few times and you’ll get transferred to customer service. Just tell them you got someone else’s package and they will schedule a driver to pick it up the next day.

What if my package says delivered but I never got it?

Make sure you contact your LOCAL post office, and not the USPS hotline. Your local post office will be able to provide quicker, and better service. Ask who delivered the package, and ask for the details of that day’s delivery. … If the package still does not show up, please call USPS to file a claim.

Is it illegal to open someone else’s mail with my address?

Any act that falls under mail tampering or mail fraud (which includes opening someone else’s mail) is considered a felony. … Even if the mail was delivered to the correct address, it is illegal to open or throw any piece of mail that isn’t addressed specifically to you.

Who pays refused package?

The original sender does pay for returns if they used ground service. Priority Mail and First Class Mail is returned at no cost. The customer who refuses it does not pay, unless they opened it. Then it becomes new mail.

Can UPS reroute a package for you?

When you select UPS Delivery Intercept, you can request that UPS perform one of the following actions: … Deliver to Another Address: Reroute the package to a new address. Reschedule Delivery: Hold the package for delivery on a future date. Will Call: Hold the package for pickup by the consignee.

Can you keep a misdelivered package?

As long as the merchandise is addressed to you, you may keep it. If it is addressed to someone else, then you are obligated to make reasonable efforts to either return it or deliver it to the intended recipient.

What to do if you get a package for someone else?

If you are unable to find the rightful recipient on your own, what you should do is get in touch with the ones that delivered the package – you will find information about the courier company on the tag of the parcel. Just calling their assistant service and informing them about the mistake should be enough.

What happens if I reject a UPS package?

Depends on the company. UPS can’t do anything., you just refuse delivery. It’ll go back., the Seller, can (depending on contractual specifications) pass the charges over to you (return priority shipping., outstanding fees, etc etc).

Can you keep packages wrongly delivered to your house?

When a company sends you an item that didn’t order, it’s called an “unsolicited good.” In these cases, you’re well within your rights to keep them. If you have goods delivered to you that you didn’t ask for, you have no obligation to send them back or to pay for them.