What Does FedEx Signature On File Mean?

Can someone else sign for my package?

Unless the shipper requires a direct signature (anyone who is a legal resident or employee at the location) or and Adult signature (someone over 18) anyone can sign.

You, your kids, your neighbor or the courier can take a signed note or simply leave the package without a signature..

What happens if you are not home to sign for FedEx?

FedEx will attempt to obtain a signature at the delivery address. If no one is available to sign, FedEx will deliver the package in a safe place without obtaining signature. … If no one is available to sign, FedEx will attempt redelivery of the package on another date. Adult Signature Required.

What packages require a signature?

All commercial, international and regulated (drugs, liquor, guns, etc.) packages require a signature. Residential packages do not, unless the shipper has requested a signature from the consignee.

What does obtain proof of delivery mean FedEx?

A proof of delivery containing a scanned signature (if the signature is available) can be easily retrieved on FedEx.com. … You can obtain a signature proof of delivery letter with summary information without providing the 9-digit FedEx shipper or payer account number.

How do I get a FedEx signature?

Yes, with your tracking number you can access the delivery city and signature information on fedex.com/ae by clicking on the ‘Track’ button. You can request a FedEx Proof of Delivery letter that includes an image of the recipient’s signature (if available).

Can I leave a note for FedEx signature?

If you have received a sorry we missed you card, this can be used to leave the authorisation. Otherwise a signed note for the courier that they can take as evidence is also perfectly fine. Please Note that a shipment is only left without a signature in FedEx’ sole discretion.

How can I tell if my FedEx shipments requires signature?

To see if your package requires a signature, go toFedEx® Tracking to track the status of your package. If a signature is required, a reference can be seen in the Shipment Facts section located at the bottom of the tracking screen.

Can FedEx leave package without signature?

No signature required FedEx will attempt to obtain a signature at the delivery address. If no one is available to sign, FedEx may deliver the package in a safe place without obtaining a signature.

Will FedEx call me for signature?

“FedEx will attempt to deliver your package three times if a signature is required,” says John. “After the third attempt, they call you to come pick it up. If they don’t have a number on file, they will contact the shipper or send it back to them.”

How do I get a FedEx door tag authorizing release?

How do I leave a FedEx door tag authorizing? Go to fedex.com and enter your door tag number to confirm availability, or find your location using local.fedex.com. You can also visit fedex.com/delivery and Hold at Location. Explains if another attempt will be made to deliver your package or if this is the final attempt.

How do I know if a UPS package requires signature?

All UPS packages require signatures….“Signature Required” is at the bottom of the label.The service level code in the tracking number is different.When the driver scans the package with his DIAD it tells him.It’s noted on the tracking information page at ups dot com.

What does it mean when FedEx says signature on file?

“Signature Release on File means that the customer has a prior arrangement with FedEx for packages to be left at their property without signature (due to the prior authorization). This overrides our requirement for a signature on delivery and indemnifies FedEx as the risk passes to the recipient.”