Installation and Activation of Shopify Australia Post App

This guide explains how to download, install, and activate the Shopify Australia Post App to get real-time shipping rates, print labels, and enable tracking on your Shopify store. To know more about the advantages and other features of this app, kindly visit the Shopify Australia Post App page.


  • Australia Post Account

Before you start setting up the Shopify Australia Post App, you need to have an account with Australia Post. If you don’t have an Australia Post account yet, you’d have to register with Australia Post and get the credentials. Check out ‘How to get Australia Post account and API credentials?‘ if you find difficulty in getting the Australia Post credentials for the first time. 

Once your Australia Post account is ready, you will require the following information/credentials while setting up the App. 

  1. Account Number
  2. API Key
  3. API Password

How to Add, Install, and Activate the Shopify Australia Post App?

The first and foremost step is to find the App and install it on your Shopify store. Follow the steps below for that:

Adding the App to Your Shopify Store

  • Go to the Shopify Settings and then Apps and Sales Channels section and click on Shopify App Store as shown:

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  • When you’re in the Shopify App Store, you need to search for Australia Post Rates and Labels

select australia post app

  • Click on the Australia Post Rates & Labels and then on the Add app button to add it to your Shopify Store

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Installing the Shopify Australia Post App

  • Once you’ve added the App to your Shopify store, the setup wizard with guide you to the Installation page where you need to click on Install app.

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Activating Shopify Australia Post App

After adding and installing the App, the next step is to activate the App to use it. Follow the following steps required to activate the Australia Post App on your store.

  • You will be redirected to the Approve Subscription page after a successful installation. Click on Approve.

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  • Following the Approve charge page, you will be taken to the App Installation page. Fill it up with your Email, Phone Number and check the “I agree with the Terms and conditions and Privacy policy“. Once all the details are filled in, click on Get Started:

agree the terms and get started

  • In the next step, select your carrier between Australia Post & MyPost Business based on your preference:

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Based on the selected Australia Post carrier, enter your account details and click on Finish to complete the activation process.


To add your Australia Post account and Australia Post MyPost Business Account, refer to the article Choose Your Australia Post Carrier

There you have it! The Shopify Australia Post App by PluginHive is activated on your Shopify store. You can manage orders, display real-time rates, print labels in bulk, and send tracking details to your customers.

Need more help?

We hope this guide has helped you add, install, and activate the Shopify Australia Post App. In case you’re facing any issues or have any questions regarding the installation and activation, Contact PluginHive Customer Support. Our team will help you resolve any issues.