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

April 18, 2018

POAAL Podcast 16: OMPF

POAAL podcast

POAAL’s Bob Chizzoniti returns in this episode of the POAAL Podcast to discuss LPO payments, including OMPF.

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April 5, 2018

POAAL meets with Small Business Minister

Minister for Small and Family Business Craig Laundy

POAAL’s Bob Chizzoniti met with Craig Laundy, the Minister for Small and Family Business.

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March 28, 2018

Tasmanian meeting report

POAAL Tasmanian Branch Chairman Chris Dancer and POAAL's Bob Chizzoniti with some of the Tasmanian Licensees at POAAL's meeting in Ross

POAAL’s Bob Chizzoniti led an engaging session on LPO Payments at the recent POAAL Licensee meeting held in Ross, Tasmania.

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March 23, 2018

Australia Post wins exclusive contract for passports

passport

Australia Post has signed a new contract with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), meaning post offices will continue to provide passport services across the country.

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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.

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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.

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MAIL CONTRACTORS

Mail contractor news

April 5, 2018

POAAL meets with Small Business Minister

Minister for Small and Family Business Craig Laundy

POAAL’s Bob Chizzoniti met with Craig Laundy, the Minister for Small and Family Business.

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March 10, 2018

New appointment to Australia Post Board

Australia Post Board member Tony Nutt

The Federal Government has appointed Mr Tony Nutt to the Australia Post Board for a three-year term.

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February 27, 2018

Australia Post announces $217m first-half profit

Australia Post

Australia Post has announced a $217m profit for the first half of 2017/18.

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February 21, 2018

POAAL meets with Christine Holgate

Australia Post Christine Holgate

Today senior POAAL representatives met with Australia Post CEO/Managing Director Christine Holgate.

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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