Most of the residents who don’t have shelter opt for the P.O.Box. The post office box is a locker located at the post office in which we post our important files and document to send to the opposite person. In the present post, boxes are in use for another purpose.
Table of Contents
How Do I Close A P.O Box?
If you don’t want to use the P.O Box services, then you can stop them by using a few steps. They are as follows:
If you want to close the P.O. Box online if you manage your P.O. Box online, then you have to visit the website and follow the instructions given over there.
You can also visit the post office situates near to you and ask the postmaster to close your P.O Box.
Most of us may have a problem with the refund when you wish to close the P.O. Box. The steps are as follows:
How To Request A Pay Back For PO Box Fees?
Request for Refund has to be done in two ways and has to make sure that you are eligible for the refund first.
If you are maintaining your P.O Box online, then you have to visit the link. Once you sign in to your account, you will find a Manage Your Account Page. You can see the option Close/Request for Refund. Click on it and follow the steps provided there.
You can also request a refund online is you have not fulfilled the verification process within 30 days of your application. If you have any doubts regarding the online P.O Box online, you can contact the Technical Support Team by dialing the number 1-800-344-7779 or can send an email to [email protected].
If you are maintaining your P.O Box at any local Post Offices, then visit the local post office and can request a refund there.
Can A P.O Box be transferred?
Yes, the post office box can be transferred from one place to another without paying any additional fee.
To transfer the P.O Box, you have to fill a new application form and submit the form where the service is currently located or available.
- PO Box can be transferred only once for a semi-annual payment duration.
- You have to fill the PS Form 3375 and submit it at the location.
- Box holders can also contact the nearby post office to get more information about the transfer of P.O Box.
We often face problems with the P.O. Box. The most common problem is the closing of the P.O. Box.
Why was my post office box closed?
There may be many reasons to close the post office box. The main reason may be the delay in fee payment. The post officers have the authority to block the services if you haven’t paid the money on time.Once the due date exceeds the post box services will be blocked.
The candidate will receive the emails until ten days before the due, once it exceeds the emails won’t be delivered (undeliverable). These are the few reasons to close the post office box:
- The application may contain incorrect information
- Receiving a mail-in a continuous manner
- The overflow of the emails from the box due to the negligence of the applicant
- Providing harm to the post office box in a physical manner
- Violating the rules and regulations of the post box
No one in this world remains for years. One day we all have to this world and rest in peace. So, what happens if the applicant’s death takes place suddenly? What are the steps we have to choose to close the post office box at that time?
Death of the Post Office Box Holder:
If the PO Box holder dies before the end period for which the box is in the offer, a temporary action is to allocate the box to another person listed on the box, or to an administrator, or the appointed executor of the holder can fill the application form to change the address and receive emails.