The Post Office is a business which really matters. A business which has had a key role in UK life for centuries. One which millions of people depend on every day, every week. We are a commercial business driven by a social purpose: to be there for our customers.
The Post Office has over 11,500 branches across the UK, 97% of these are run with retail partners on an agency or franchise basis. 99.7% of the population live within 3 miles of a Post Office and 93% live within 1 mile. Along with a significant online business, we are the biggest retail network in the UK, with more branches than all the banks and building societies combined.