Common Freight Tracking Acronyms

Posted On 20th September 2018

Confused by some freight tracking acronyms? Here are some common tracking acronyms and their meanings:

DEL or On Board – This means the goods are out for delivery or delivered.

LOD –  Left on dock, generally because the consignment has arrived into the depot too late for delivery on that day’s delivery run.

LID – Left in depot, same as LOD

CA – Check address, the driver is querying the delivery address

CL – Card left, the driver has attempted delivery and left a card because there wasn’t anyone at the delivery address to sign for the goods.

RTS – the goods have been returned to Sender

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