General Terms & Conditions

These Australia Post Terms and Conditions are made pursuant to section 32(1)(b) of the Australian Postal Corporation Act 1989 and shall apply as from 1 July 2001 to the postal and related services to which they refer.

Provided, however, that where the General Postal Services Terms and Conditions (GPST&Cs) had applied prior to 1 July 2001 to a postal and related service, the GPST&Cs shall continue to apply and the amount of compensation payable in respect of articles lodged on or before 30 June 2001 for carriage under the General Postal Services Terms and Conditions shall be calculated in accordance with the provisions of Part X of those terms and conditions in force on that date.