Want to receive your gas mask quicker and at a time of your choosing? Believe it or not, it’s possible through the Israel Postal Company.
Home delivery service is available for 25 NIS for 1 or 2 masks or 40 NIS for 3 or more masks.
- Have your ID card (תעודת זהות) with the information of your spouse and children, your credit card, and your calendar with you when you call.
- Call *2237 or 171 or 03-713-3830, Sunday through Thursday 07:00 – 22:00 or Friday 07:00 – 14:00
For English, press 2, then 3UPDATE 22 November 2011: Wait for the appropriate voice prompts and select the appropriate options (3, 3, 1).
- The representative will schedule a time for delivery within a couple of weeks
UPDATE 28 August 2013: When I ordered a new mask, it was delivered within 3 days.
UPDATE 28 August 2013: You can ask for a call back by filling in a web form. If you use this form, please share your results in the comments.
I did this a few months back, and it worked out really well. The masks were delivered at the appointed time, and the delivery person even gave a demonstration of how to put on the mask.
Be prepared, and hope that we never have to use them!