Do PO Box Addresses Need A Street?

PO Boxes do not provide a professional business image.

A physical street address is required for your registered agent for an LLC or corporation and PO boxes are not accepted.

A PO Box can only receive mail delivered through USPS and not other carriers such as FedEx or UPS.

Does the PO box go before the street?

For example, if you want to send an item to a PO box, put the PO box number first, then the street address on the next line. If you want it to go to the street address but the person has also provided a PO box number, list the street address first, then the PO box number on the next line.

Can you put a PO box and street address on an envelope?

If you have a PO Box and a street address, you can decide which one the USPS will deliver your mail to, simply by putting your preferred delivery location on the first address line. Sounds so simple. And, it really is.

Can a PO Box be traced?

With the USPS Online track and confirm tool, you can track shipments sent by your business to a P.O. box or shipments you expect to receive at your own box. Ask the sender of the package for the tracking number if your business is the recipient of the package.

Many forms will ask for a street address, and will specifically state no PO boxes. However, neither a PO Box nor a “private mail box” can be used as a “registered” address for legal notices. People generally use their law firm for purpose of their business’ registered address, or pay a “Registered Agent” service.

Does Amazon deliver to PO boxes?

If you want to be certain the package goes to your PO Box you’ll want to create a shipping address with ONLY the PO Box listed, not PO & street address. That way Amazon knows they must ship USPS. Other shippers (UPS, FedEx) cannot deliver to a PO Box, and will try to deliver to the street address if one is listed.

Is a PO Box an address?

A post office box, or commonly known as a PO Box or a Postal Box, is a lockable mailbox located in a post office station. PO Boxes are traditionally used to receive mail when you live in areas where mail is not delivered directly to your home. These days, PO Boxes can be used for other purposes other than necessity.

Does PO Box Go in Address Line 2?

Unless you live in an apartment or a condominium, you don’t need to fill out Address Line 2. It’s just for the apartment number or floor number and such. It is usually compulsory to fill in address line 1 and optional for address lines 2, 3, etc.

How do you properly address an envelope?

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Can you look up who owns a PO box?

You’re looking for someone but all you can find is a PO box. It is still possible to locate your friends and family (or debtor or deadbeat) using a Reverse PO Box Search. Basically, when you fill out an application to rent a PO Box you must fill out a 1093 form and produce evidence to prove your physical address.

Can you get a physical address from a post office box?

For example, if a Post Office is located on 500 Main Street and you have P.O. You will also be able to use the street address to receive most packages and deliveries through private carriers, such as UPS and FedEx. Both Street Addressed mail and P.O. Box addressed mail can now be delivered to your P.O.

How can I find out if someone has a post office box?

Find a P.O. Box at

  • Customers don’t have to visit or call Post Offices to find an available Post Office box anymore.
  • To check it out, go to and click on Locate a Post Office in the upper right-hand corner.
  • The Web site will produce a list of the closest Post Offices along with Post Office box information for each office.