Save 50% when you sign up to a new PO Box!*

Hurry, this offers ends 30 September 2021.

Here are 7 ways a PO Box will make your life easier

  • Safely store important letters and parcels until you’re ready to collect them1

  • Protect your privacy by not revealing your home address

  • Get access 24/72 for your convenience

  • Don’t miss another parcel delivery

  • Keep the same address, even when you move

  • Upgrade to PO Box Plus for an annual fee to enjoy up to 50 eligible deliveries per billing year from other carriers,3 not just Australia Post and StarTrack4

  • Link your MyPost account to your PO Box and enjoy discounts and offers from top Australian brands with Post Office Box Rewards.  

Choose the right option for you

PO Box

A Post Office Box (PO Box) is the most popular solution for general use. Choose from a range of PO Box sizes and lease durations to suit your needs. And it’s not just for letters – it works for parcels delivered by Australia Post and StarTrack too.

Even better, you can upgrade to PO Box Plus to enjoy deliveries from other carriers,3 not just Australia Post and StarTrack.4

Private Bag

A Private Bag is the best way to manage your mail if you live in a rural or remote area of Australia. Apply in-store only.

Run a business?

You can save 50% on a new PO Box too!

Download the form (PDF 4.13MB), then visit your local Post Office to complete the sign up. Hurry, offer ends 30 September 2021.

Apply for a PO Box

Apply online, or download and complete an application form, then take it to a participating Post Office. Don’t forget to bring the required ID.

Get more with PO Box Plus.
More parcels. More often.

Upgrade your PO Box to PO Box Plus5 for $24 annually6 to enjoy up to 50 eligible deliveries per billing year from other carriers,3 not just Australia Post and StarTrack.4

Introducing Post Office Box Rewards

Enjoy offers and discounts from our favourite businesses. Simply link your existing PO Box or lease a new PO Box through MyPost. Terms and conditions apply.

Pricing and set-up

You can lease a box or bag for up to 1 year and then renew it annually. Please check at your individual PO Box location as PO Box sizes and availability may vary. You’ll also get a discount on your annual lease when you pay your renewal on time (31 March each year).

Our pro rata pricing runs from 1 April until 31 March the following year.

For new leases, you'll pay an establishment fee, and what's left of the annual pro rata price, depending on what month you take out your lease. The pro rata charge for each month is one twelfth of the annual fee.

Any lease that starts in February or March will include charges for a full year in addition to pro rata fees.

Upgrade to PO Box Plus for an annual fee of $247 to enjoy up to 50 eligible deliveries per billing year from other carriers3, not just Australia Post and StarTrack4.

Bonus free 6-month mail redirection

First time leasing a PO Box? Simply lodge a mail redirection application in-store when you collect your PO Box Keys and receive 6 months mail redirection on us.9

Things to know

1 Timeframes for collections may vary. Standard timeframe for collection is 30 days.

2 Please check at your individual PO Box location, as access times can vary.

3 Fees and charges may apply to carriers other than Australia Post and StarTrack to deliver parcels to PO Box services. Carriers may pass this cost on to customers.

4 Cannot be used for third party items requiring photo ID and/ or personal signature of addressee, or for articles delivered outside of Post Office opening hours. Size and weight limits apply. Limit of 50 third party articles per PO Box billing year. An additional fee of $3 will apply for each additional third party article received within the PO Box billing year once the included allowance of 50 has been reached.

5 PO Box Plus is only available at participating Post Offices. PO Box Plus service is for non-business use only.

6 The annual fee for PO Box Plus is $24 which is pro-rated and billed at $2 per month depending on which month you sign up.

7 Specified pricing for CBD locations, or PO Box locations in high demand. Applies to PO Box services in Canberra, Hobart and Darwin GPOs and certain Post Offices as determined by Australia Post.

8 Excludes persons residing on houseboats, water / sea vessels or on a private road such as a caravan park, gated community, retirement village or defence force barracks. Only available for customers where Australia Post doesn't deliver to their residential or business address, and each non-delivery address is eligible for one reduced rate PO Box or locked bag at the nearest Post Office. (Note: assessment may take up to seven days. Customers may be changed to full rate if delivery circumstances change).

9 Free 6-month mail redirection for new leases from your street address to your new PO Box (not from one PO Box to another PO Box). Lodge your mail redirection application in store when you collect your new PO Box keys.

10 Parcel delivery via red doors is subject to size and availability restrictions.

* 50% off the cost of a PO Box and establishment fee available at participating locations up until 30 September 2021. Full pricing details available in-store or online. PO Boxes subject to availability at participating outlets. Offer available between 17 September and 30 September 2021 and for new PO Boxes only. 50% off PO Box offer for Business and reduced rate customers only available instore. Full price applies from 1st April 2022. #Small reduced rate PO Box. 1 Please check at your individual PO Box location as access times can vary. 2 PO Box Plus only available at participating outlets. PO Box Plus not available to business customers.