Pickup Availability Coding Details

In addition to the basic service elements required for most transactions (AuthenticationDetail and ClientDetail), the following elements are available for a PickupAvailability request:

Element Description
PackageReadyTime Optional. Identifies the date and time the package will be ready for pickup by FedEx. Express pickup can be scheduled for the current or next business day. Format HHMM where valid time format HH is a value between 00 and 24 and MM is not a value between 00 and 59.
CompanyCloseTime Optional. Specify your company close time. The ReadyTimeStamp and the CompanyCloseTime must allow a long enough time period for a FedEx courier to arrive at your pickup location. Format HHMM where valid time format HH is a value between 00 and 24 and MM is not a value between 00 and 59.
DispatchDate Optional. Specify the date for package pickup.
StreetLines Optional. Specify if a street address line(s) is required.
City Optional. Specify the pickup city.
StateOrProvinceCode Required only if recipient country is U.S. or Canada, or if SED applies and country is Mexico (MX).
PostalCode Required for FedEx Ground shipments if recipient country is a postal aware country.

See Postal-Aware Countries and Formats for a list of postal aware countries.

CountryCode Required.

For a list of valid codes, see Country Code Tables.

UrbanizationCode Optional. Relevant only to addresses in Puerto Rico, where multiple addresses within the same postal code can have the same house number and street name. When this is the case, the urbanization code is needed to distinguish them.
PickupRequestType Required. Request type valid values are:
  • SAME_DAY
  • FUTURE_DAY
Carriers Required. FedEx service (FedEx Express, FedEx Ground) performing the pickup. Valid values are:
  • FDXG
  • FDXE
PickupShipmentAttributes/ dimensions Optional. Descriptive information about the package dimensions.
PickupShipmentAttributes/ weight Optional. Descriptive information about the package weight.