Citizens, Residents and Businesses can rent a post box at all Post Offices in New Providence and a few of the Family Island Sub Offices.


Eligibility 
  • Must be a Bahamian Citizen.
  • Must be 18 years and older.
Process 
  1. Complete the relevant application form.
  2. Submit the form to The Clerk.
  3. Once approved, the customer is notified of the approval.
  4. Pay relevant fee.
  5. Customer is issued with a receipt and box number.
  6. The lock on the box will be changed and the customer is issued with the key.

Note:

  • The timeframe for payment of the renewal fee is December 1st to January 31st.
  • Late fees will be applied from February 1st. (Late fee is BS$10.00 starting February 1st.)
  • If the late fee is not paid by March 31st ,  the customer will no longer have access to the box.

This service can be accessed at the following locations:

Box Rental/Customer Service Section
The General Post Office
East Hill Street
P.O. Box N- 8302
Nassau
New Providence
The Bahamas
Email: bahamaspostoffice@bahamas.gov.bs
Tel. (242) 322-3344/322-1112/3
Fax. (242) 326-8667, 328-2220
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, except on Public Holidays

And

Sub Post Office Locations

Application Form(s) 

Application to rent a private box.

Supporting Documents 
  • Valid Driver’s Licence or Passport
Turn-around time 

The timeframe from application to approval varies and is dependent on the availability of postal boxes.
Deadline 

Refer to the timeframes identified under the process section.
Related Fee(s) 

Annual Fees
Small Box – BS$30
Medium Box – BS$50
Large Box – BS$80

For more information please contact 

Box Rental/Customer Service Section
The General Post Office
East Hill Street
P.O. Box N- 8302
Nassau
New Providence
The Bahamas
Email: bahamaspostoffice@bahamas.gov.bs
Tel. (242) 322-3344/322-1112/3
Fax. (242) 326-8667, 328-2220
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, except on Public Holidays

And

Sub Post Office Locations

 
Related Services
Agency Contact Info
 
Post Office Department
East Hill Street
P. O. Box N 8302
Nassau, N.P., The Bahamas
bahamaspostoffice@bahamas.gov.bs
Phone: (242) - 322-3344
322-1112/3
323-5543
Fax: (242) - 326-8667
328-2220
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