Press release re re-opening of Mayfield Post Office

11 April 2019

• Re-opening at Rushdens Homes, High Street, Mayfield, TN20 6AB
• Convenient, quick service, modern retail environment
• Customers of main UK banks can access accounts at new branch
• Services include bill payment, cash withdrawals and foreign currency, postage, home shopping collections and returns
The Post Office is to re-open Mayfield Post Office at Rushdens Homes, High Street, Mayfield, East Sussex, TN20 6AB on Tuesday 14 May at 1pm.

Post Office services would be provided from a Post Office counter alongside the retail counter of the homeware retail store.

The new opening hours will be Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday: 9.30am – 4.30pm.

The previous branch at 8 High Street, Mayfield, TN20 6AA, closed last May due to the resignation of the Postmaster and the withdrawal of the premises for Post Office use.

We are keen to restore services to this community as soon as possible, so we have decided to go ahead with our plans. The Post Office is now inviting customers and interested parties to give their comments on the re-opening in a customer engagement.

Feedback will close on 9 May 2019. Customers can share their views online at with the branch code 112558.

Submissions can also be made via email to, by post to Freepost YOUR COMMENTS, or by telephone 03452 66 01 15 or Textphone 03457 22 33 55.


Issued by:

Post Office Press Office
20 Finsbury Street
Tel: 07436 038445 or 020 7012 3456 (24 hours),
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Address Rushdens Homes
High Street
TN20 6AB
Post Office
opening hours
Mon 09:30 – 16:30
Tue 09:30 – 16:30
Wed Closed
Thu 09:30 – 16:30
Fri 09:30 – 16:30
Sat 09:30 – 16:30
Sun Closed

Located within 120 metres from the previous branch, along varied terrain.

Accessibility and facilities: The new premises has a wide door and a step at the entrance. Internally, there would be a hearing loop.

Parking: Time restricted roadside parking is available nearby.

Date of change Tuesday 14 May 2019 at 13:00

Mayfield Post Office® services available New branch
First & Second Class mail
Stamps, stamp books (1st class 6 & 12 only, 2nd class 12 only)
Special stamps (Christmas issue only) & postage labels
Signed For
Special Delivery
Home shopping returns
Inland small, medium & large parcels
Express & contract parcels Express 24 & 48
British Forces Mail (BFPO)
International letters & postcards (inc. signed for & Airsure)
International parcels up to 2kg & printed papers up to 5kg
Parcelforce Worldwide International parcels
Articles for the blind (inland & international)
Royal Mail redirection service
Local Collect
Drop & Go
Withdrawals, deposits and payments
Post Office Card Account
Personal & Business Banking cash withdrawals, deposits & balance enquiries using a card. Also enveloped cheque deposits and barcoded deposit slips.
Postal orders
Change giving
Bill payments
Automated bill payments (card or barcoded)
Key recharging
Car tax
Rod fishing licences
Pre-order travel money
On demand travel money Euros/Dollars
Travel insurance referral

Mobile Top-ups & E vouchers
Payment by cheque