Australia Post has been a vital service provider helping drive business across both metropolitan and regional Australia, and has an overwhelmingly positive impact on businesses, according to new research by Deloitte Access Economics.
The research found that Australia Post also helped businesses survive COVID-19, with 63 per cent of surveyed businesses saying the Post Office was vital for their business surviving COVID-19, and 54 per cent saying it saved jobs.
The value of Post Offices in Australia, by Deloitte Access Economics measured a range of economic and social impacts of Australia’s largest retail and distribution network, particularly for businesses, vulnerable Australians and regional and rural communities.
More than 60 per cent of businesses surveyed said the Post Office was the most important service provider for businesses in Australia, enabling delivery or increasing customer reach. With important services such as Bank