Stratford News Cost of stamps going up SHARE ON: Ethan Rabidoux, staff Monday, Mar. 31st, 2014 It’s going to cost you a lot more to send a letter. Canada Post is jacking up the price of its stamps by 35 per cent today. An individual stamp will cost you one dollar – up from 63 cents. If you buy them in bulk, the stamps will cost you 85 cents each. The higher cost coincides with the crown corporation’s move to cut door-to-door mail delivery across the country and replace it with community mail boxes.