OverviewBack to top
Canada Post is a corporation that functions as the countries primary postal operator. It is a shipping method that ships the products within Canada and around the world.
This module allows the admin to enable Canada Post Shipping method for the store products to ship them in Canada and internationally. This extension gets the shipping rates from the Canada Post’s API with the help of the admin's origin address, product weight, and the buyer's address.
The admin can select multiple methods and locations offered by Canada Post Shipping for shipping the product and enables the customers to choose their preferable Canada Post Shipping method on the checkout page. Apart from providing shipping within Canada, the extension also allows shipping from Canada to other countries as well. To make use of this extension, the store address of the admin should always be in Canada. This extension allows shipping the products from Canada to Canada, and Canada to other countries.
This module is an excellent solution for users who wish to grow their business globally. The admin can select multiple countries to ship the products. So, the admin can ship the products around the world.
The admin can select multiple methods offered by Canada Post Shipping for shipping the product. It enables the customers to choose their preferable Canada Post shipping method on the checkout page for getting their product shipped using the module. Also, this module provides the quickest and easiest way to get the shipping rates from the Canada Post’s API.
Account & Pricing:
Except for the shipping cost, Canada Post Shipping is a free service. It allows free signup and does not charge any fees to create an account. To make use of this module, you must have a separate account at Canada Post, and this account does not get created while installing the extension itself. To use this module you will need to -
- Create a new account by tapping Register.
- Already have an account, then Login.
- Join the developer program to get the API keys.
- Find Rates and Shipping details from here.
- You can also use the Find a rating tool by Canada Post Shipping to calculate the rate for shipping and mailing.
- The admin can enable or disable the Canada Post Shipping method.
- The admin can set the Canada Post shipping method name that will be shown from the front side.
- The admin can set packages request type.
- The origin of Canada Shipping Method must be always Canada.
- Ability to download Invoice and Shipping Slip easily.
- Provide accurate Canada Post shipping rates to customers for shipping.
- Multiple selections of Canada Post shipping methods displayed on the checkout page.
- This module can be used to ship the products from Canada to Canada, and Canada to other countries.
How Does It Work?
After the successful installation of the module, the admin initially needs to set up the Canada Post Shipping origin address within the admin panel. After this, select the Canadian Dollar as the allowed currency and then import the currency rates for the selected currency. Next, the admin configures the module for setting up the mode as - sandbox or production, entering the title for the shipping method visible to the customers at checkout, entering the API user Id & password, selecting the agreement type as the contract or non-contract.
If the agreement is a contract, enter the agreement and client number (for the Canada Post Account). After this, the admin sets up the delivery time offset, selects Yes/No to display the estimated delivery time, chooses the allowed methods of Canada Post Shipping, sets the handling charges, and handling charges as fixed or percentage. Now, the customers see the Canada Post shipping method available at the checkout page. The customer can select their preferable Canada Post shipping method for getting their product shipped using the Canada Post shipping. The admin can quickly check the details of these orders from the admin panel and can manage them as well.
Store Admin -
The admin can provide his customers with the Canada Post shipping method to ship the products within Canada and around the world.
The admin can expand his customer base by reaching out to a larger geographical area.
Customer End -
The buyers can enjoy a seamless, safe, and fast shipping service to get their products delivered to their location in Canada, or outside Canada.
Technical SpecificationsBack to top
Magento platform compatibility
Open Source (CE): 2.3 (current), 2.2 (obsolete)
24 October, 2019
Extensions, Shipping & Fulfillment, Order Management (OMS)
Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Edge, IE
Quality ReportBack to top
All tests were conducted on the latest versions of Magento that existed for the compatible release lines at the moment of the extension submission. Latest versions of all other software were used, as applicable.
Release NotesBack to top
- Compatible with Open Source (CE) : 2.3
- Stability: Stable Build
--------------------------- Version 3.0.0 --------------------------------------
+ Module's version updated, compatible with Magento 2.3.x.
+ Fixed bugs, removed group_id.
- Compatible with Open Source (CE) : 2.2
- Stability: Stable Build
-------------------------------- Version 2.0.1 --------------------------------------
+ Composer File updated according to Magento 2.2
+ Admin can enable or disable Canada Post Shipping method.
+ Admin can set the Canada Post shipping method name that will be shown on the front side.
+ Admin can set packages request type.
+ Origin for Canada Shipping Method must be Canada.
+ Ability to download Invoice and Shipping Slip easily.
SupportBack to top
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