FedEx SmartPost APO/FPO/DPO

FedEx SmartPost allows customers to ship orders to APO (Army/Air Force Post Office), FPO (Fleet Post Office) or DPO (Diplomatic/Defense Postal Office) addresses. Include the following element values to ship to these addresses:

Element Value
City Valid values are:
  • APO
  • FPO
  • DPO
StateOrProvinceCode Valid values are:
  • AA - Armed Forces Americas
  • AE - Armed Forces Europe
  • AP - Armed Forces Pacific

Since packages shipped to APO/FPO/DPO are potentially dutiable, the USPS requires that all customers use Form 2976A when shipping APO/FPO/DPO packages, regardless of weight and value. For more information on customs and USPS requirements and to complete and print the forms online, refer to the USPS Website at http://ribbs.usps.gov/index.cfm?page=siteindexa_z.

The following is an example of a FedEx SmartPost APO address:

StreetLines: PSC 2 box 7629

City: APO

StateOrProvinceCode: AE

PostalCode: 09012

CountryCode: US

The following reply elements would be returned for the FedEx SmartPost APO Address Validation:

<v2:ProposedAddressDetails>
<v2:Score>100</v2:Score>
<v2:Changes>MODIFIED_TO_ACHIEVE_MATCH</v2:Changes>
<v2:Changes>APO_OR_FPO_MATCH</v2:Changes>
<v2:DeliveryPointValidation>CONFIRMED
</v2:DeliveryPointValidation>
<v2:Address>
<v2:StreetLines>Psc 2 Box 7629</v2:StreetLines>
<v2:City>APO</v2:City>
<v2:StateOrProvinceCode>Ae</v2:StateOrProvinceCode>
<v2:PostalCode>09012-0026</v2:PostalCode>
<v2:CountryCode>US</v2:CountryCode>
</v2:Address>