Our sustainability commitments

We're an active supporter of leading national and international sustainability initiatives, including:

Australia Network on Disability (member since 2004)

Australian Packaging Covenant (a signatory since 2002)

Carbon Disclosure Project (since 2015)

Catalyst (member since 2015)

Diversity Council Australia (member since 2010)

Earth Hour (supporter since 2007)

Equal Employment Opportunity Network (EEON)
(member since 2016)

Global Reporting Initiative (reported in line since 2010)

London Benchmarking Group (member since 2009)

National Association of Women in Operations (NAWO) (since 2010)

Reconciliation Australia - Reconciliation Action Plan program (member since 2011)

Safety and Rehabilitation and Compensation Licensees Association (SRCLA)
(President representation & member since 2009)

Social Traders Connect (member since 2015)

Supply Nation (member since 2010)

United Nations Global Compact (signatory since 2010)

UN Sustainable Development Goals

 

Our sustainability awards

We've been recognised as a national leader in international sustainability initiatives, these include:

2019 awards and achievements
‘Business and Government Member of the Year’ finalist at the Social Traders Awards
‘Social Procurement Champion of the Year - Stephanie Roache, Corporate Responsibility Manager, Community & Consumer’ finalist at the Social Traders Awards
‘Big Spender Category’ winner for leveraging our procurement spend to create positive social impact at the Social Traders Awards
‘Top 10 Most Innovative Companies’ - in the Australian Financial Review BOSS Most Innovative Companies List for the Government, Education and Not-for-Profit industry for the introduction of our safe and sustainable, three-wheel electric delivery vehicles
'Best Integrated Report – Australia Post’s 2018 Annual Report’ at the Corporate Register Reporting Awards (CRRA)
'World Post & Parcel Awards' – Australia Post was a finalist in the Corporate Social Responsibility category
'Corporate Member of the Year – Australia Post' at Supply Nation’s Supplier Diversity Awards
'Procurement Professional of the Year – Steve Hansen, Strategic Procurement Manager, Chief Operating Office' at Supply Nation’s Supplier Diversity Awards 
'Supplier Diversity Advocate of the Year – Stephanie Roache, Corporate Responsibility Manager, Community & Consumer' at Supply Nation’s Supplier Diversity Awards
'Outstanding Impact Award 2019 – Australia Post' at Supply Nation’s Supplier Diversity Awards
'Most Innovative WHS (Work Health & Safety) Idea (Large Organisation)' at the Hunter Safety Awards for our eDV pilot in the Hunter region
'Most Popular Infrastructure, Utilities & Logistics Employer' finalist, Australia Post was recognised as a leading graduate employer by the Australian Financial Review, commended for recruiting candidates with a wide range of skill-sets and backgrounds.
2018 awards and achievements
'Best Carrier – StarTrack' at the National Online Retailer Association (NORA) Solution Provider Excellence Awards
'Best Payments Gateway – SecurePay' at the National Online Retailer Association (NORA) Solution Provider Excellence Awards
'Outstanding Achievement in Industry Leadership' winner at the Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO) Awards</