Who owns the post office?
Secretary Of State For Business, Innovation And SkillsPost Office Ltd/Parent organizations.
Is the USPS a private company?
The USPS often is mischaracterized as a quasi governmental or private entity. It is neither. The USPS is a government agency that was created by Congress to achieve various public purposes. Federal law defines what products and services the Postal Service may offer.
When was the post office Privatised?
As part of the Postal Services Act 2011, Post Office Ltd became independent of Royal Mail Group on 1 April 2012. A ten-year inter-business agreement was signed between the two companies to allow post offices to continue issuing stamps and handling letters and parcels for Royal Mail.
Is the UK Post Office privately owned?
The Post Office is a limited company owned entirely by the government.