Australia Post backflip on charging for parcel collection

Australia Post appears to have backed down on charging $9 for parcel pick-ups after public outcry against the mail delivery carrier’s profit increasing move.

Aus_Post_Logo_oldtextAustralia Post general manager of postal services Christine Corbett says a final decision will be made shortly, but the company are definitely listening to its loyal customers.

“If they don’t want it, we don’t want it,” Ms Corbett said.

The company have also responded to criticism that delivery standards are suffering, insisting they have improved this year with almost 96 percent of parcels arriving on time.

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