A telegram arriving from abroad will be delivered to the addressee by a postman or it will be delivered at a post office.
At the time of delivery, the addressee must sign for it. The addressee should also indicate the time of receiving the telegram.

If you are not at your address at the time of delivery of your telegram, a telegram arrival notice will be left for you. The notice will indicate the post office where you can collect your item and the time limit. You should have an identity document with you (valid identity card or passport) when collecting your telegram at a post office.
If you fail to collect your telegram within 48 hours, Croatian Post will notify the sender of failed delivery.
Telegrams may also be delivered:
  • to the addressee’s legal representative or authorized person;
  • an adult household member;
  • a person permanently employed at the household or business premises; or
  • an intermediary.