The Postage Assessment Calculation API is used to calculate the cost of sending parcels within Australia and enables you to calculate the delivery costs for your products or services.
Parcel Post service is cost-effective and reliable, delivering parcels in 2 or more business days.
Economical domestic delivery
Extra Cover, Signature on Delivery
The postage services available at Checkout will be based on the plugin configuration parameters you provide:
1. Choose the Services - Parcel, Courier, Express, Satchel
2. Include the options - Standard, Signature on Delivery, Extra Cover Insurance
Note: Origin and Destination postcodes in rural areas will exclude Express Post delivery options as rural postcodes are not covered by the Express post network.
The standard PAC API requires these parameters:
Cubic Weight calculation ('Use Cubic Weight method') alternate method:
Product Weight & Dimensions:
Please ensure your Site settings have Kilogram(SystemKeyword=kg) and Centimetre(SystemKeyword=centimetre) conversions:
For the most accurate shipping rate calculations your products require Dimension and Weight settings.
Aust.Post and this plugin implements Tls12 encryption, your web site must have a SSL certificate installed on the server and be using https.