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Commission for Communications Regulation (ComReg) and An Post


The Commission for Communications Regulation (ComReg) and An Post have reached a settlement on proceedings before the High Court (Case No. 2012/45 MCA) relating to the quality of the universal postal service and those proceedings have now been struck out by consent. The terms of settlement are confidential and neither ComReg nor An Post will make further comment in relation to those terms.

One4all reports wins for Retail Sector - 85% increase in online redemption for One4All gift vouchers


The Gift Voucher Shop (GVS), the Irish company behind the One4all multi-store gift card brand, has reported a dramatic increase in online redemption at 85%. Overall redemption figures across all point of sale were up 10% on 2012, with redemption up 23% in December 2013 and 9.5% in January 2014. Category growth included: jewelers +24%; Electrical +31%; Department stores +11% and Fashion +14% redemption.

Air Business Signs As PPA Strategic Partner For Fifth Consecutive Year


Remaining loyal to the publishing industry and showing true support of the PPA and their publishing industry events for the past four years, Air Business, An Post's UK subsidiary, has cemented its strategic partnership with the Professional Publishers Association (PPA) for the fifth consecutive year.

PostAlerts helps online businesses like


The natural choice for parcel deliveries in Ireland has always been An Post. With unrivalled local knowledge, An Post collect from any address in the Republic of Ireland and deliver nationwide or anywhere worldwide.

Easy does it with EasyPost from An Post


What started out as one man, a laptop and a handful of memory cards has grown into the electronic gadgets company, Memory Man, who carry over 400 products and ship over 1,500 items monthly.

Notice to customers sending packets via Russia Post


Russia Post has requested An Post to recommend that customers sending packets to the Russian Federation do so as registered items. This is intended to expedite customs clearance of inbound packets. Also to ensure the safety of contents and to enable their tracking, tracing and delivery. 

Delays to international mail services


A two-day strike by French air traffic controllers ended last night. However, there may be some residual disruption today with services returning to normal tomorrow.

An Post goes the distance for business parcel deliveries


An Post provides an array of traditional and online business solutions, all specifically designed to support Ireland’s SME sector and to help them generate more business. One of our most interesting growth areas is parcel delivery and International export. Literally going the extra mile, An Post can help businesses export from anywhere in the Republic of Ireland to anywhere in world.

An Post shows support for THE GATHERING IRELAND 2013


An Post is pleased to be working with The Gathering Ireland 2013 to distribute a mailshot containing two specially designed postcards to 1.8 million households in Ireland this November. Families in Ireland are encouraged to post the cards to family and friends overseas to invite them to visit Ireland for the Gathering Ireland in 2013.

EasyPost Stamp Printer, posting made easy


An Post has launched the EasyPost stamp printer, the easy way to pay for post. The Easypost printer is a smart, portable stamp printer that will make managing your post easy and put you back in control of your postage costs.

Energy Savings at An Post


An Post is the world’s most improved postal operation in terms of Sustainability. Well done to all involved and let’s keep up the good work!

Have a Bon Voyage with An Post travel services


At this time of year many people are busy planning their summer holidays. The flights and accommodation are booked and there is a sense of excitement in the air. Relax and enjoy the build up, and remember An Post is here to help with all those extra arrangements to make your final holiday preparations hassle-free.

Collection and delivery for just €11 including VAT


An Post has launched a new Parcel Service. This new service allows customers in Dublin to have their parcels collected from their home or business and delivered anywhere in the Republic of Ireland next working day – all for just €11 (incl VAT).

For business An Post Do More


Gone are the days when Irish businesses used the national postal service to simply deliver invoices, the odd business letter, or occasional direct mail offer. Today, An Post provides a vast array of both traditional and online business solutions, all of which are specifically designed to help Ireland’s SME sector do more business even in today’s difficult commercial conditions.

Security Declaration for EU Destinations


Customers sending items to EU destinations are now required to complete a new Aviation Security Declaration form which is available at all our retail offices. This form must be attached to all items containing goods (excluding documents), which are being posted to any EU destination, with the exception of Northern Ireland.

Mails Quality a cert! An Post is granted ISO certification.


There can’t be anyone in An Post who isn’t aware that Quality is our number one priority. Now that we’ve been granted ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management certification by the NSAI (National Standards Authority of Ireland), our customers too are aware of our committment to meeting the highest Quality standards in order to meet their expectations.

Protecting your credit card details


A major milestone has been reached in the acceptance of An Post as fully compliant with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).