The future of Australia Post’s service delivery

On 16 June 2020, the Senate referred to the Environment and Communications Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 11 August 2020:

The future of Australia Post's service delivery, with particular reference to:

  1. the Australian Postal Corporation (Performance Standards) Amendment Regulations 2020 and their impact on services, the Australia Post workforce and affected businesses; 
  2. the impact of COVID-19 on the financial position of Australia Post and its future;
  3. a sustainable plan for Australia Post to provide:
    1. services that meet community needs and expectations,
    2. job security for its workforce, and
    3. support for regional and metropolitan licensed post offices:
  4. international and domestic trends with parcels, letters and pricing; and
  5. any related matters.

On 29 July 2020, the reporting date was extended to 25 August 2020.

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Environment and Communications
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3526
Fax: +61 2 6277 5818
ec.sen@aph.gov.au

About this inquiry

This inquiry will consider temporary changes to the regulation of Australia Post’s service delivery standards and postal service timeframes in the context of COVID-19.

The regulations are in force, with motions of disallowance to be dealt with by the Senate by 6 October 2020.



Past Public Hearings

08 Jul 2020: Canberra

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Inquiry Status

Submissions closed

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