Consultation outcome

Post Office network consultation

This consultation has concluded

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Government response to the 2016 Post Office network consultation

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Detail of outcome

UK Government Investments and the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy received 31,083 responses from customers and stakeholders. A full list of the organisations that responded is included in the consultation response document.

These responses have played a significant role in the government’s recent announcement of £370 million in new funding for the Post Office network from April 2018 until March 2021.

Original consultation

Summary

We are seeking views on the accessibility of post offices, the services available, and the role of communities in the future of the network.

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Consultation description

Government provides funding to maintain a national network of post office branches that is accessible to everyone. We want you to tell us what you expect from the post office network.

Your responses will be used to help determine the funding provided to the post office after the existing agreement with Post Office Limited ends in 2018.

We are not proposing any changes to the network through this consultation.

Documents

2016 Post Office network consultation

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Published 8 November 2016
Last updated 20 December 2017 + show all updates
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