Mail boxes have become popular due to their security and low cost. They also increase privacy by protecting your personal address and safeguarding post from thefts. They may not be suitable for all legal structures: some will require a physical genuine address. In some cases, directors may use a service address as an alternative to their home or office address.

Before choosing a PO box provider, it is advisable to research prices, services and restrictions.

Advantages

  • Increased privacy
  • Low cost options exist
  • Can collect or have your post delivered to your home
  • Post will be monitored

Disadvantages

  • Can be costly if your receive a large amount of post
  • Large items may not fit
  • May be seen as unprofessional
  • May overfill if not monitored