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Getting it there - RLQ Postage Addresses

Each RLQ shire/region has a distribution postage address for despatch  (PDF 175.7 KB) purposes.

Postal account

  • Australia Post should be used to send parcels smaller than three cartons
  • Please attach a label with the correct address from the list. Use the appropriate postal account number accessible from the authorised post office in your despatch library's town.
  • Orange satchels, supplied by SLQ Public Library Development, can be used for transferring requests between libraries.
  • An address label  (PDF 464.2 KB) can be inserted in the clear plastic window in each satchel.

Sending audio books

  • Australia Post provides free delivery of this material to serve the visually impaired community.
  • Labels for free postage can be printed and attached to your bulk loan.
  • Ensure that you keep these labels for audio books only and return audio books in the same boxes in which you receive them.
  • Please note that each parcel returned using Free Post can weigh no more than 7kg.

Returning exchanges

NQX should be used for consignments over three cartons, typically your exchange.

Please print out address label and attach to items being sent through NQX.

To complete a consignment note, here are a few tips (PDF 76.9 KB).

Sending Inter-library loans

Postage addresses for public libraries in Queensland outside the RLQ network (PDF 25.2 KB). Lists the nominated distribution delivery point for each Council. Each Council meets the postage costs of sending inter-library loans.

RLQ libraries should send ILL requested items to manage the loan:

State Library of Queensland
Public Library Collections
996 Wynnum Road
CANNON HILL  QLD  4170

Contact details for Independent Libraries can be found a the Directory of public libraries.

Last updated
11th December 2018