Internal restructuring
Location of affected unit(s)
Transportation / Storage
Warehousing And Support Activities For Transportation, Postal And Courier Activities
Postal And Courier Activities
53 - Postal and courier activities

4,000 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
27 December 2013
Employment effect (start)
1 January 2014
Foreseen end date
31 December 2014


National postal operator Poczta Polska announced a voluntary redundancy plan for 2014, affecting over 4,000 jobs. According to the sources, Poczta Polska has been implementing a restructuring programme in the previous years involving about 2,200 job reductions in 2012 and over 4,000 ones in 2013. The move is also associated with the company’s plans to get listed on the stock exchange in the future (until 2018).

Currently, Poczta Polska employs 86,000 people in 8,000 units across the country.

For previously reported restructuring events see: PP-PL2011aPP-PL2011bPP-PL2010PP-PL2009aPP-PL2009bPP-PL-2007PP-PL2006PP-PL2005 and PP-PL2004.


  • 27 December 2013: Wirtualna Polska
  • 27 December 2013: Gazeta Prawna


Eurofound (2013), Poczta Polska, Internal restructuring in Poland, factsheet number 76397, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/76397.