February 10, 2024
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Extension Letter for Late Delivery – Sample Request Letter for Time Extension Due to Delayed Delivery

___________ (Name of the receiver),
___________ (Company name),
___________ (Address)

Date: __/__/____ (date)

Subject: Request for Extension in the Delivery Period

Dear Sir/Madam,

My name is ________ (Your Name), and I am writing on behalf of ________ (Your Company Name).

This correspondence pertains to the order placed by you on __/__/____ (Date), with the order number _________ (Order Number). We regret to inform you that the initially estimated delivery date of __/__/____ (mention date) cannot be met due to unforeseen circumstances such as (mention reason – unfavorable weather, shortage of workers, containment measures, or other issues).

We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused and seek your understanding in this matter. Considering the challenges we are currently facing, we kindly request an extension of _____ (number of days) for the delivery date.

Rest assured, we are taking all necessary steps to expedite the delivery process.

We anticipate your prompt and favorable response. Thank you for your understanding.

Best regards,
___________ (Signature),
___________ (Name),
___________ (Contact details)

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