Post Office Contact Number – 0843 515 8302

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Who are the Post Office?

The Post Office offer a lot more than postage. While they seem to be nothing more than the place to post your parcel, the Post Office provide insurance, credit cards, travel money, mortgages, banking, identity verification, broadband, mobile SIM cards and they sell stamps.

The Post Office is owned by the government of the United Kingdom. A large number of Post Office shops have closed in the past decade, with a number now sold to the high street chain WHS Smiths.

The Post Office is independent of Royal Mail, though there is an ongoing agreement between the two companies that allows the Post Office to sell stamps and deal with Royal Mail parcels and letters.

What can I get help with when I call the Post Office contact number?

If you’ve had an issue with a delivery, delivered through the Post Office, calling their customer service team can help. You may also wish to call to discuss various forms and license applications you can order from the Post Office, including passport, driving license and vehicle tax.

For upcoming holiday goers, you may want to contact the Post Office to order travel insurance and exchange foreign currency. This can happen after flight back, they can exchange your leftover spends for Pound Stirling.

Businesses can contact the Post Office to find out about the various types of business insurance and the banking service that the Post Office provide. Philatelists can call the Post Office to find out about the limited edition stamps that are produced each year.

How does Prove I Called work?

When you call through the Prove I Called number, you get added protection. We can give you evidence that may prove useful in the future if you have any disputes or queries with the complaints team for the company. It can also be used for your own personal records, or any other matter you deem applicable.

We know how stressful it can be when contacting a company. Prove I Called keeps a record of the time, date and duration of your call to a company. This service is perfect for ongoing calls to a business, or when you have run into issues with a company. Prove I Called is not affiliated with any company listed in our directory.

To request your call details please email with your phone number and the date you called. With that information, we can provide you with an independent email confirming the details of the call, this email can be forwarded to the company you are contacting as evidence of your call. Calls to 084 numbers cost 5p from a BT Landline, calls from mobiles and other providers may be considerably more.

Post Office phoneline opening hours

Monday to Friday: 8.15am - 6pm
Saturday: 8.30am - 2pm
Sunday: Closed

Company address & email

Post Office Ltd
Finsbury Dials
20 Finsbury Street

Social Media accounts

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Twitter: @PostOffice
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