How we’ll deliver for the environment

We’re focused on helping build a sustainable society by reducing our environmental impacts, facilitating a circular economy and ensuring a transparent and traceable supply chain.  

Our approach to environmental management is multi-faceted and aligned with the UN Sustainable Development Goals. We’re focusing on: 

  • reducing our carbon emissions 
  • investing in renewable electricity 
  • increasing our electric delivery fleet 
  • exploring more sustainable packaging options
  • reducing, reusing and recycling materials 
  • facilitating a circular economy 
  • increasing transparency in our supply chain

Our 2025 environmental targets

We’ve set targets to decarbonise and put us on a path to Net Zero emissions by 2050. 

Note, external factors may impact our ability to meet our environmental targets set out in our 2025 Sustainability Roadmap.

Read our plan to deliver a better tomorrow and our pathway to Net Zero in the 2025 Sustainability Roadmap.

Reducing our environmental impact

We’ve implemented several large-scale projects to help cut our emissions footprint, reduce environmental risks and deliver sustainable solutions for our people, customers and communities. 

We're driving towards a more sustainable future

As part of our broader corporate responsibility strategy, we’re constantly implementing sustainable initiatives within our transport network. Some of these initiatives include: 

Our environmental sustainability approach is just one way we’re showing our commitment to Corporate Responsibility

For over 200 years, Australia Post has provided access to essential services that connect people, businesses and communities across Australia and to the world. As our country and communities have grown, we’ve been there. 

1 Carbon offset for international parcel deliveries is to the international hub only.