acknowledge receipt of

acknowledge (the) receipt of

To recognize, often formally, that something has been received, usually an item that has been delivered. Jason signed a form to acknowledge the receipt of the letter. Did you get a notification acknowledging receipt of your package?
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acknowledge (the) receipt of something

to report receiving something, such as a package, letter, or notice. The company acknowledged receipt of the merchandise I returned.
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Please acknowledge receipt of this letter and enclosures and confirm your willingness to submit a tender in accordance with these instructions.
Panfilo Lacson issued the warning on Sunday, adding that those who refused to acknowledge receipt of the subpoenas, which were served to them in their home or office, would also face arrest.
The Government is likely to acknowledge receipt of the report, and announce its decision in the Budget next month.
We will acknowledge receipt of all proposals, and after making a final selection, the committee will notify all applicants of our decision.
Airlines are required to acknowledge receipt of a consumer complaint within 30 days and provide a substantive response to the complainant within 60 days.
The corporate affairs department will acknowledge receipt of the nomination form within 48 hours of delivery.
A spokesman for Addenbrooke's said: "All staff sign a form to acknowledge receipt of the Cambridge University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust uniform policy and dress code for employees and that they agree to abide by the code.
Allen Bruton Hook Norton, Oxfordshire Due to the extensive correspondence on issues related to the Grand National we are unable to acknowledge receipt of letters that are not published
Oh, he also said the storeowner never bothered to apologize or even acknowledge receipt of the letter.
6 We'll acknowledge receipt of your submission within three or four days and e-mail you a publication decision in four to five weeks.
A complaint may be made up to 12 months after the incident in question, to the practice or via the PCT--in either case the practitioner must acknowledge receipt of the complaint within three working days.
About Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs not responding to letters, maybe we should have a definitive answer from HMRC to the question: do you still acknowledge receipt of letters or communicate in any way in response to letters received?
A McLaren statement released yesterday read: "McLaren acknowledge receipt of an invitation to appear at an FIA World Motor Sport Council meeting in Paris on April 29, received this after noon.
But it can easily take eight or nine weeks to get planning approval from local authorities, and some town halls take two or three weeks to acknowledge receipt of the application.
It should also acknowledge receipt of the European Commission's progress report concerning the Integrated Internal Control Framework (see Europolitics 3267).