Do You Need An Address If You Have A PO Box?

What’s my address if I have a PO box?

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Street Addressing Service for your PO Box For example, if a Post Office is located on 500 Main Street and you have PO Box 59, your mail would be addressed 500 Main Street #59.

You will also be able to use the street address to receive most packages and deliveries through private carriers, such as UPS and FedEx..

What information do I need for a PO box?

To get a PO Box number and pick up your keys, you’ll need to show two valid IDs: one photo ID and non-photo ID. Your ID must be current, contain sufficient information to confirm that you are who you claim to be, and be traceable to you.

Can I use the post office as my address?

Head down to your local post office and rent a post office box. This will give you an address where you can receive mail, without having to use your home address. Prices vary, but in general a P.O. box will cost you about $100 per year.

How can I get a PO box without an address?

Without a physical address, you cannot get a Post Office Box. However, you can use “General Delivery” as an address, and mail in your name will be held at the office in your city which handles GD mail.

How do I enter a PO box address online?

Provide the PO Box number. Post office box addresses always begin with the words “PO Box” followed by the individual box number, usually a 2-5 digit number. The US Postal Service requests that senders leave out all punctuation when filling in PO Box addresses. For instance, write “PO Box,” not “P.O. Box.”

How much a month is a PO box?

Renting a small P.O. box for six months costs as little as $19 in some locations, while in other locations the cost is $75. A full breakdown of the costs in each region is available on the U.S. Postal Service website.

What happens if you don’t put a return address on a package?

The return address is not required on postal mail. However, lack of a return address prevents the postal service from being able to return the item if it proves undeliverable; such as from damage, postage due, or invalid destination. Such mail may otherwise become dead letter mail.

Do you need an address for a PO box?

A physical street address is required for your registered agent for an LLC or corporation and PO Boxes are not accepted. A PO Box can only receive mail delivered through USPS and not other carriers such as FedEx or UPS.

How does a PO Box address work?

A post office box, or PO box, is a mailbox at a post office with its own unique box number that postal customers can rent if they wish to receive mail away from their domicile or place of business. Key access is required to obtain individual PO box contents.

How does a homeless person get a PO box?

A homeless person may submit an application for PO Box™ service to a local Post Office™. The Postmaster may approve the application under any one of the following conditions: The applicant is known to the window clerk or Postmaster. An unknown applicant submits proper ID.

What address can I use if homeless?

If you have an ID card, you can tell people your address is “General Delivery” and that will send the mail to the main post office in your area and hold it for you to come pick up. If you have a post box you can use the physical address of the Post Office and #xxxx.

Will USPS deliver a package without a mailbox?

Regular rural carriers do not deliver anything to houses without mailboxes except for express mail. They also do not deliver to the door if it’s more than 1/2 mile (one way) from the line of travel.