Indexation of some LPO payments

Australia Post has written to all Licensees advising that it is reviewing the indexation arrangement for LPO mail and delivery related payments. POAAL is seeking Licensees’ input on how those payments should be indexed

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Royal Mail releases more Star Wars Stamps

Royal Mail will issue a set of eight Special Stamps to mark the release of the latest Star Wars movie, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, which launches this December.

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Australia Post announces 2016/17 financial results

Australia Post today announced a full-year profit before tax of $126.1 million for 2016/17. Parcels profit before tax increased by 4.8% to $299.7 million. Addressed letter volumes fell by 11.8%. The letters business posted a $180 million loss before tax.

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New Australia Post Board appointments

The federal government has appointed Paul Scurrah and Deidre Willmott as part-time non-executive directors of Australia Post, each for a term of three years.

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Kingston (Tas) Licensee meeting report

POAAL Tasmanian Branch Chairman Chris Dancer welcomed Licensees from around southern Tasmania for a meal and discussions on current issues affecting Licensees and the postal sector.

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Launceston Licensee meeting report

Licensees from around Northern Tasmania met for Sunday lunch in Launceston on 21 May. POAAL Tasmanian Branch Chairman Chris Dancer hosted the meeting and led a discussion on a range of issues important to Licensees.

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WHS obligations for Licensees

Safety For Life’s Caroline Kingston explains some of the Workplace Health & Safety obligations on Licensees, and how Licensees can meet those obligations.

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Perth meeting report, May 2017

The future of the LPO network was the focus of Bob Chizzoniti’s presentation at POAAL’s meeting for Licensees in Perth in May 2017.

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Adelaide meeting report – May 2017

POAAL’s Bob Chizzoniti spoke at a meeting of SA Licensees on Saturday 6 May. POAAL SA/NT Branch Chairman Tim Walsh welcomed Licensees from across South Australia who had travelled to Adelaide for the meeting.

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US Postal Service issues lunar eclipse stamp that changes when you touch it

The US Postal Service will soon release a first-of-its-kind stamp that changes when you touch it. The stamp will be issued in June to commemorate the eclipse that will occur in the United States on 21 August.

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