The Post Office Agents Association Limited is the membership association for the owner/operators of Licensed Post Offices and for Mail & Parcel Contractors who deliver on behalf of Australia Post. POAAL has been looking after its members since 1939.

POST OFFICES

Post office news

December 5, 2017

Latrobe meeting report

Licensees from all parts of Tasmania braved wild and wet weather to meet in Latrobe for a pre-Christmas lunch.

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November 28, 2017

How Clause 15 protects Licensees

POAAL podcast

In the latest episode of the POAAL Podcast, POAAL NSW/ACT Branch Chairman Bob Chizzoniti discusses Clause 15 of the LPO Agreement.

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November 23, 2017

POAAL meets with new Australia Post CEO

POAAL Christine Holgate

Today senior POAAL representatives met with Australia Post’s new CEO/Managing Director, Christine Holgate.

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November 7, 2017

Maximise your LPO income

POAAL podcast

POAAL NSW/ACT Branch Chairman Bob Chizzoniti discusses simple ways to maximise LPO income in the latest episode of the POAAL Podcast.

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Looking to buy a Post Office?

A Licensed Post Office (LPO) is a privately owned post office which is operated under contract (licence) to Australia Post.

Learn more in our guide for prospective licensees.

Become a POAAL member

POAAL provides support and services for Licensees and Franchisees (Post Office Owners), Mail & Parcel Contractors and Couriers.

Complete your expression of interest now to become a POAAL member.

Postal News

Journal of the Post Office Agents Association Limited

Postal News is the journal of the Post Office Agents Association Limited. Postal News is full of news for Licensees.

View an archive of our covers and overview of contents.

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MAIL CONTRACTORS

Mail contractor news

November 23, 2017

POAAL meets with new Australia Post CEO

POAAL Christine Holgate

Today senior POAAL representatives met with Australia Post’s new CEO/Managing Director, Christine Holgate.

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November 6, 2017

Melbourne Cup holiday closure

The POAAL National Office will be closed for the Melbourne Cup holiday on Tuesday 7 November.

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October 8, 2017

ANAO releases report into Australia Post’s CSOs

Australia Post

The Australian National Audit Office recently released its report into how efficiently Australia Post is meeting its Community Service Obligations.

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September 28, 2017

AFL 2017 Grand Final holiday

AFL Grand Final

The POAAL National Office will be closed on Friday 29 September for the “Friday before the AFL Grand Final” public holiday in Victoria.

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Mail contractor insurance

POAAL members can access the POAAL Master Policy for Public Liability and Personal Accident insurance at competitive rates. Another way that POAAL helps you protect your business. Read more.

Resources

Popular news

Want to be a Contractor?

Interested in becoming a Mail Contractor? Mail & Parcel Contractors deliver mail (or other consignments) on behalf of Australia Post.

Learn more in our guide for prospective Contractors.

Become a POAAL member

POAAL provides support and services for Licensees and Franchisees (Post Office Owners), Mail & Parcel Contractors and Couriers.

Complete your expression of interest now to become a POAAL member.

Want to be a Contractor? Become a POAAL member

COURIERS

Courier news

November 6, 2017

Melbourne Cup holiday closure

The POAAL National Office will be closed for the Melbourne Cup holiday on Tuesday 7 November.

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October 18, 2017

UPS orders new all-electric trucks

The local zero-emission, zero-noise eCanter

UPS has announced it will use new zero-emission electric trucks from Daimler Trucks’ Fuso brand, called the eCanter.

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September 28, 2017

AFL 2017 Grand Final holiday

AFL Grand Final

The POAAL National Office will be closed on Friday 29 September for the “Friday before the AFL Grand Final” public holiday in Victoria.

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May 15, 2017

Amazon coming to Australia

Amazon

Amazon plans to be fully operational in Australia by the end of 2018. What will this mean for parcel delivery? Will Amazon turn to crowdsourced delivery options?

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Courier insurance

POAAL members can access the POAAL Master Policy for Public Liability and Personal Accident insurance at competitive rates. Another way that POAAL helps you protect your business. Read more.

Resources

Popular news

Want to be a Courier?

Interested in becoming a courier owner/driver? Do you have your own delivery vehicle?

Learn more in our guide for prospective couriers.

Become a POAAL member

POAAL provides support and services for Licensees and Franchisees (Post Office Owners), Mail & Parcel Contractors and Couriers.

Complete your expression of interest now to become a POAAL member.

Want to be a Courier? Become a POAAL member