Claremorris post office has been closed temporarily for this week.
In a statement, An Post said the office will remain closed due to circumstances beyond the control of An Post.
“In the interim, payments from the Department of Social Protection to customers will be paid at Ballyhaunis post office. Other services will be available at other post offices in the area.”
It is hoped that services will resume in Claremorris on Monday, January 25 next. “We regret any inconvenience to customers.”
This is the third Mayo post office which has been forced to close temporarily over the past number of weeks.
Westport post office was closed abruptly on December 30 last and re-opened on Thursday, January 7 last while Newport post office also closed its doors for a number of days on December 31 last but was able to re-open on January 4.
In the interim, services were offered to customers who were able to travel to Castlebar post office.