Addressing an envelope is a dying art form, however, there are certain protocols to follow if ever you find yourself having to #post-via-snail-mail your resume or letter to a business.

Use the following, simple, visual guides to get it right:

Envelopes Address BlockAddress ‘blocks’

The standard address block holds the following features, in the following order…

Name of person (either sending or receiving) Mr. King Cole
The position this person holds in the company HR Manager
Name of the Company. Coles Egg Co-op
PO Box Number* (if applicable): PO Box 111 
OR Street number and name 256 River Street
Town, State, Postcode: Echuca, Victoria, 3654

*If you are posting a standard letter – use the Post Office Address
**If you are posting a parcel – use the Street Address

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