Post Office Industrial Action could affect 6 branches.
Potential Industrial Action to Affect Six Post Offices next week
The Consumer Council has advised Post Office customers to be aware of a planned 24-hour strike on Monday 31 October, and to consider if they can visit on a different day or use an unaffected Post Office branch.
The Consumer Council has advised Post Office customers to be aware of a planned 24-hour strike on Thursday 15 September, and to consider if they can visit on a different day or use an unaffected Post Office branch.
The Consumer Council is pleased to respond to the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) consultation on the Post Office network.
The Consumer Council's response to the consultation on the Post Office Ltd’s Network Change Programm
The General Consumer Council (The Consumer Council) welcomes the opportunity to respond to the consultation on the Post Office Ltd’s Network Change Programme – Area Plan Proposal Northern Ireland.
Consumer Council consultation response on the proposed closure of Shaftesbury Square Crown Post Office.
We note that the purpose of the consultation is to help the government better understand what consumers need from the Post Office network which will help with the application for state aid. It is in this context that the Consumer Council provides its response to set out what consumers here need from the network moving forward.
Consumers have seen significant changes to the way they use the post in recent years, with the rise in digital communication and increase in parcel deliveries from online shopping. The opportunities and consequences from these changes are still unfolding, however, some of these changes are likely to benefit certain consumers more than others.