Australia Post Extra Cover Insurance
If you’d like extra peace of mind when sending an item, you can add Extra Cover.1 It provides loss or damage cover up to the specified value of your item (up to $5,000) while it’s being carried by Australia Post.
- The first $100 of cover is included in your postage cost
- Extra cover costs $2.50 for each subsequent $100 of cover (above $100 included cover) up to $5000
- An additional $2.95 for Signature on Delivery will be added if your order is valued above $500
Making a claim
Find out how to lodge a claim for lost or damaged items carried by Australia Post.