AUSTRALIA POST OFFICE FOR SALE - PORT MACQUARIE - NSW


$549000 PLUS SAV


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PORT MACQUARIE, NSW, 2444, AUSTRALIA

A FANTASTIC COASTAL AUSTRALIA POST OFFICE ON THE MARKET

GREAT LOCATION FOR OVER 24 YEARS

    BUSINESS PROFILE:

    • Located in Port Macquarie NSW, situated on the east coast in a rapidly growing community, lies the Lighthouse Beach Licenced Post Office
    • This local post office is in a fantastic location offering ocean views, abundance off street parking, with various sort after business types within the complex. Eg: café’s, BWS bottle shop, butcher, hairdresser, dentist, restaurants, takeaways, doctor surgery, convenience store etc.
    • This business has been successful for over 24 years in this location and has a very loyal local support network/customer base
    • At Lighthouse Beach LPO we provide most Australia post service, except passport applications and some ID checks
    • Included is all postal services and assessments, b-pay, banking, western union, foreign currency and many more
    • As well as AP services we provide the community with a range of unique giftware, a great range of stationery, school items (no newsagent in area), outstanding cheap card selection and gift wraps, toys and novelties, homewares – cane baskets, clay pots, candle range, phone accessories, batteries and printer cartridges, some electrical goods, printers, shredders and books
    • On display is a glass cabinet with special items such as coins, belts and glassware
    • We support three local business and on sell their products such as native flowers and hand painted gift cards, just to name a few!! 
    • We constantly still get outstanding feedback on all our range of products

    LEASE AND SHOP DETAILS:

    • As of July 2021 our lease term is 4 years remaining plus an optional 5 years
    • $2,342.75 rental payment per month includes GST, approx. $535 per week with an annual CPI increase
    • This financial year 2020/2021 our total turnover including sales and Australia Post commissions is $425,000.00 with a nett return after all expenses being approx. $210,000.00
    • Average net profit after expenses is around 47% of turnover
    • The outgoings are approx. $692 for rates and $105 for water per quarter
    • Should you wish for more financial information/profit and loss statements you will need to sign a confidentiality agreement before we issue this data
    • Shop space area is approx. 118 sqm with front and back door entry and exits
    • Two designated parking spaces for Australia Post in the rear car park
    • Also have your own lockable toilet and hand washing facilities at rear of shop building
    • Internal shop is fitted out to Australia Post standards and recent upgrades include a new hard laminated countertop, internal painting, replacement of front post office boxes, purchase new scales x 2, new back-office flooring, covid compliant full bench top length Perspex screens and extra camera surveillance
    • Supplied by Australia Post is new metal parcel shelving, bag rack stand, shop signage and upgraded computer equipment

    POST OFFICE BOXES:

    • At the Lighthouse Beach Licenced Post Office, we are fortunate to have 500 private and business post office boxes, with an approximate occupancy rate of 70%
    • This gives us annual income of over $50 000 .00 per annum roughly.
    • The mailbox area is located in the front entry area of the shop, having its own customer entry access area 24 hours a day with security camera and lighting
    • The rear box access area is from the inside of the shop that is lockable and has a storage and sorting area which is separate from the rest of the shop

    STAFF/HOURS OF TRADE:

    • MONDAY TO FRIDAY only – 8.30am to 5.00pm
    • Husband and wife arrive at 7.10 am – sort parcels and mail sort for PO boxes, prepare to open at 8.30 am weekdays – finish approx. 5.15 pm
    • 2 x junior casual staff help out after school from 3pm weekdays – currently doing 2-3 afternoons @ 2 hour shifts – most days this is our busy period 3 pm to 5pm
    • Extra hours for juniors over school holidays and Christmas period as needed
    • All purchasing, accounting, bill paying, bass statements are done on site during our quite times – no work is done after hours or weekends
    • All WEEKENDS AND PUBLIC HOLIDAYS FREE!!

    CONCLUSION:

    • After taking over this business in mid-2019- the current owners have made a lot of changes and put a lot of systems in place to make this a very profitable and easily run business.
    • This Is a lifestyle business that allows you to work hard in the week, but enjoy and have time off over the weekends, Christmas and other public holidays to enjoy family and the great Port Macquarie region.
    • The current owners had very little experience with running a Post office before purchasing it
    • You will get full training with Australia Post if you are accepted to buy into a post office – 4 weeks training programme with Aust Post
    • Please be aware it is quite a long process in buying a licenced post Office and you have to have a lot of criminal checks, references checks and you need a clean record to become a licensee of any post office within Australia
    • We also will give you two weeks full training prior to take over and will always be on hand to advise and help
    • Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions or concerns regarding this business

    Contact – Rob or Tania Taylor

    Email- taniarob66@bigpond.com

    Price – $ 549.000.00 ono plus stock (40- $45 000.00 approx stock on hand) 

    Includes all plant and equipment, goodwill and owners training

    Contact Details

    ONO [0466] 066195

    Country Australia
    State/Province New South Wales
    distance: 391 Kilometers
    Address PORT MACQUARIE, NSW, 2444, AUSTRALIA