Where in Australia can I send my letter or parcel?

Services
Service Delivery speed Coverage
Courier Post

Delivery speed

Same business day delivery^

Coverage

Metro to metro delivery within the same state only.

Express Post parcels and Express Post letters

Delivery speed

Next business day delivery.

Coverage

Covers 80% of Australian business addresses, private addresses and Post Office boxes.


Service operates between all capital cities (except Darwin and in Perth CBD only) and some major centres. Outside metropolitan areas guaranteed service is to and from townships only.


If your item is for an address outside the Express Post network, we'll use the fastest possible transport links, but it won't be covered by our Next Day Guarantee.

Parcel Post

Delivery speed

Delivery in 2 or more business days after posting

Coverage

Covers all of Australia.


Sending to same state

Metro - up to 2 business days

Country - up to 5 business days


Sending interstate:

Metro - up to 3-6 business days, depending on lodgement and destination points

Country - Please ask at your local Post Office

Priority letters

Delivery speed

1-4 business days after posting

Coverage

Covers all of Australia.


Sending to same state

Metro - 1 business day

Country - up to 2 business days


Sending interstate

Metro - up to 3 business days

Country - up to 4 business days

Regular letters

Delivery speed

2-6 business days after posting

Coverage

Covers all of Australia.


Sending to same state

Metro - up to 3 business days

Country - up to 4 business days


Sending interstate:

Metro - up to 5 business days

Country - up to 6 business days

Sending something overseas?

View international delivery times.

When are we open? Find out about public holiday services.

  • ^ Same business day delivery is only available between metropolitan areas of the same state within the Courier Post network and when lodged at a participating Post Office or arranged through Click and Send before 2pm local time.
  • # Service guaranteed to Township only.
  • † Service guaranteed to Mail Centre Post Office Boxes only.
  • ‡ Next business day delivery to roadside addresses or offshore islands is not guaranteed.
  • * Next business day delivery to remote areas and roadside delivery addresses is not guaranteed. For complete network details, please ask Post Office staff.
  • ** Saturday delivery is only available if you post your item on a Friday to an address within the same state in our Express Post Saturday Delivery network and meet the Express Post Saturday Delivery service conditions. This service will not operate on scheduled public holidays. If the public holiday falls on a Friday or Saturday, the next day of delivery (for Express Post items posted before closing time on the business day before the public holiday) will be the next business day after the public holiday.
  • ## Saving of over $4 per satchel based on comparison with Express Post 1kg national flat rate satchels.