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

November 3, 2020

Sorting out mail payments at your LPO

POAAL’s Bob Chizzoniti discusses mail payments for metro and rural LPOs in this episode of the POAAL Podcast.

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November 2, 2020

Melbourne Cup public holiday 2020

The POAAL National Office will be closed on Tuesday 3 November for the Melbourne Cup public holiday.

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October 21, 2020

AFL 2020 Grand Final Holiday

The POAAL National Office will be closed on Friday 23 October for the “Friday before the AFL Grand Final” public holiday in Victoria.

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October 7, 2020

POAAL Podcast: tips for engaging staff

Sean Wilson, CEO of Better HR, shares some tips for engaging new staff members.

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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 2, 2020

Melbourne Cup public holiday 2020

The POAAL National Office will be closed on Tuesday 3 November for the Melbourne Cup public holiday.

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October 21, 2020

AFL 2020 Grand Final Holiday

The POAAL National Office will be closed on Friday 23 October for the “Friday before the AFL Grand Final” public holiday in Victoria.

Read more...

October 7, 2020

POAAL Podcast: tips for engaging staff

Sean Wilson, CEO of Better HR, shares some tips for engaging new staff members.

Read more...

October 2, 2020

Workforce Guardian is now BetterHR

Workforce Guardian has rebranded as BetterHR – and POAAL members can still access employment relations services and advice at exclusive member-only prices.

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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 2, 2020

Melbourne Cup public holiday 2020

The POAAL National Office will be closed on Tuesday 3 November for the Melbourne Cup public holiday.

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May 28, 2018

POAAL 2018/19 Courier membership and insurance

POAAL membership renewal notices for 2018/19 have been posted to Couriers. Pay online with your credit card and you can immediately access your invoice and insurance certificate(s).

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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 18, 2017

UPS orders new all-electric trucks

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

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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