Mail Contractors

POAAL is an independent and experienced industry body for Mail & Parcel Contractors.

POAAL members can access insurances at excellent premiums, including the compulsory public liability insurance, marine cargo insurance, personal accident insurance (where applicable) and PDT insurance required under the Mail Contract.

Australia Post and Star Track Contractors need to provide their own vehicle and cover all their own operating costs, including fuel, vehicle maintenance, insurance and superannuation.

POAAL can help Australia Post and Star Track Contractors manage their insurance costs. POAAL’s Contractor members can access insurance at very competitive rates through POAAL’s group policies and through our insurance broker, Network Insurance Group.

Click “Become a member” to start the process, or phone the POAAL National Office on 03 96544533 during working hours.

For commercial vehicle insurance, contact the team at Network Insurance Group insurance brokers on 1800 639 177.


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Mail Contractor News

Australia Post announces profit for 2020/2021

August 31, 2021

Australia Post today announced its results for the 2020/2021 financial year, including a profit before tax of $100.7 million.

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Superannuation guarantee increase

July 1, 2021

The super guarantee percentage increases from 9.5% to 10% from 1 July 2021.

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POAAL Podcast: Australia Post and Star Track Contractor insurance

May 23, 2021

Joel Steendham from insurance brokers Network Insurance Group discusses insurance essentials for Australia Post and Star Track Contractor insurance.

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Australia Post appoints new CEO

April 12, 2021

Australia Post has announced that Paul Graham will be the next Group CEO and Managing Director of Australia Post.

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Australia Post announces half-year 2020-21 results

February 25, 2021

Australia Post has announced its half-year results for the 2020/21 financial year.

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Dispute resolution for small business owners and owner/drivers

December 2, 2020

Victorian Small Business Commissioner Judy O'Connell joins us to discuss VSBC dispute resolution services.

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Mail Contractor Resources

POAAL has researched and prepared some simple resources for current and prospective Mail Contractor members. These free resources are just a sample of some of the resources available to financial members of POAAL.

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