What is safe drop Australia Post?
What is MyPost Safe Drop? With MyPost Safe Drop, the parcel receiver can ask for the item to be left in a safe place at their nominated delivery address, without a signature on delivery. This service especially suits our customers who do not find it convenient to collect their parcels from a Post Office.
It allows you to drop off your parcel at a parcel locker at any time of the day, rather than having to wait for the opening time of a drop-off store. Drop Off - This service requires you to take your parcel to a local drop-off point.
What is Auspost parcel locker?
A Parcel Locker is a secure storage space where you have 48 hours to collect your parcel. You can send from them too. You can find Parcel Lockers at over 300 locations across Australia, including Post Offices, petrol stations and supermarkets.
An option to return your item without printing a label (No label drop off) will also be displayed. When you select this option, a prepaid Australia Post return code will be generated for your return.
Where can I leave parcels?
What kind of places work?
What does “Delivered as a safe drop” mean? We attempt to deliver your parcels directly to you. If you're not available to receive them, we may leave the package in a safe area at your location (a “safe drop”) so that you don't need to travel to a post office to pick it up.
What does it mean if my package was delivered to a parcel locker?
The parcel locker is used for items that are too large to fit in an individual box (compartment) within the Cluster Box. A key will be left in the mailbox to be used as a parcel locker key. This key has a tag that indicates the parcel locker that contains the item.
Typically, parcel lockers can hold packages up to one week or 10 days.05-Jun-2022
How do you use a parcel locker?
Lots of retailers offer parcel Locker collection – just select it as a delivery option when you check out. When your parcel arrives, you can collect it at any time over the next 3 days. We'll send you a code to enter at the Locker, which will unlock the door to your parcel – it's that simple!
Some of the items that can't be delivered to parcel lockers are those prohibited by the courier (explosive and other dangerous materials, illegal products, etc.) and those that, because of their measurements, don't fit in the parcel locker.24-Mar-2022
Are parcel lockers faster?
Parcel lockers are highly beneficial for Couriers, allowing them to provide fast, flexible and safe delivery.05-Aug-2021
If couriers receive items to be delivered to a parcel locker, and do not wish to pay to deliver to parcel lockers, they will follow current standard procedures for couriers which is to contact the customer or merchant to organise an alternative delivery address or pick up from their depot.29-Nov-2012
What is a drop off point?
A drop-off service is a method of delivery that involves the sender taking their parcel to a nearby drop-off point from where the driver then collects it later. It offers flexibility for those who need to get their parcels dispatched quickly with minimum hassle of waiting for the driver to come by all day.
Customers can print their return labels at selected Post Offices with ease. They simply show staff a return reference number or present an electronic version of the label on a mobile device and it's done. This service is free for your customers and available at over 3,500 Post Offices.
Can you put a prepaid parcel in a post box?
Postboxes. You can post your pre-paid** mail in a postbox if it fits and you don't need proof of postage.
Simple to use:
How does a parcel box work?
What is Do not safe drop?
Do Not Safe Drop: Allows shoppers to elect for a delivery attempt at the door, and, if no one is available to receive the parcel and the parcel does not fit in the mail box, then the parcel will be made available for pickup at the designated post office.
If a shipment requires, either an indirect, direct or adult signature, and a delivery attempt is made, but no one is there to sign for the package, the driver will leave a door tag at the recipient's door.
Does Aus Post deliver in rain?
Australia Post on Twitter: "Rain, hail or shine our #Posties are working hard, delivering in your community.25-Sept-2020
What is safe drop Australia Post?