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Post Office In Gateshead For Sale

Gateshead, New South Wales, Australia
Asking Price:
$330,000 (AUD) Furniture / Fixtures included
Sales Revenue:
$100K - $250K (AUD)
Cash Flow:
$250K - $500K (AUD)

Quality one man Licensed Post Office for sale Located at Gateshead Newcastle NSW
With Handy off main road location. This is a fantastic Business opportunity.
Adjusted Net Profit for one owner operator $110,000 in 2021/2022 financial year but can net significantly more. Trading only 5 days.
Lease until June 2023 then further 3 years with a 3 years option. . Rent $3248 per month plus outgoings. PO Boxes installed 407 PO boxes leased as of June 2022 195. This office can be run by one owner Licensee, this office is a very good business opportunity for the right LPO Licensee with growth driven by location and convenience with significant upside under the LPB Agreement moving forward.

Key points.

1. Potential income growth under the new AP payment scheme with increasing profitability available under the Licensed Business Partnership program..

2. Sound Financials.

3. Very large well appointed shop with very good shop fit

4. Estate Matter

5. Trading only 5 days per week.

6. Services a diverse residential and significant untapped business area.

7. Secure lease with 6 years of options.

8. Close to transport and parking.

9. Significant opportunity for the right owner manager.

10. Large storage area

11. Net for owner operator 2021/2022 $110,000

12. Purchase Price $330,000 plus Stock at Valuation about $40,000.

13. Trading hours 8.30am to 5pm Monday to Friday . Mail arrives 7 am

14. Over 195 PO Boxes currently leased with over two hundred spare boxes available to lease

Financial details.

Australia Post Commissions 2021/2022 $123,329.09 net GST.

Stock Sales Net GST 2021/2022 $187,001.

Adjusted Net for one in 2021/2022 financial year is approx $110,00.00

Please note: Complete financials are available conditional on the prospective purchaser;

1. Establishing capacity to purchase and finance availability.
2. Establishing genuine interest.
3. Meeting the vendors and inspecting the business.
4. Demonstrating their ability to meet Australia Posts assignment approval requirements.

Guidance and assistance is available in order to meet these conditions.

Property Information

Real Estate:


Lease Terms:

Current lease until june 2023 then a further 3x3

Leasehold Rent:

38,978 p.a per annum


Very convenient off Main Road Location with easy access off and back onto the Highway.

Premises Details:

Large premises with separate PO Box room and very large store room with options for other uses. Shop premises are approx 180sm

Size in square feet:

Business Operation

Expansion Potential:

The sale is an estate matter and the office has very significant opportunity for growth especially under the LBP agreement

Competition / Market:

Stand alone Licensed Post Office being the most convenient outlet in the general region for drop off and pick up.

Reasons for selling:

Being sold due to an estate matter for family reasons

Trading hours:

8.30am to 5 pm Monday to Friday only. Mail at 7am

Years established:
Over 65 years

Franchise Information

Franchise opportunity:

Franchise Resale

Franchise terms:

Subject to Australia Posts approval terms and the subject to the successful completion of the 7 weeks training course. The LPO Agreement is for an indefinite term and ongoing governed by clauses 20 and 22 of the LPO Agreement.
Licensee has a right to on sell their business subject to AP approval and the completion of training.

Other Information

Support & training:

The sale of a Licensed Post office is subject to Australia Post approval. Training is 7 weeks with ongoing support from AP's Network support team. Training and assignment cost is $4,400 to train up to three.

Financing available:

All banks will lend for the purchase of a Licensed Post Office subject to proof of income, debt serviceability and security. Westpac and the ANZ Banks will lend on the cash flow and have industry experience in the lending for the purchase of an LPO. St George is currently considering offering cash flow lending. Cash flow lending generally limited to 50% of purchase including stock.

Furniture / Fixtures value:
$20,000 (AUD) - included in the asking price
Inventory / Stock value:
$40,000 (AUD)
This business can be relocated.


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