For residents of Yekaterinburg became available a new service of the Russian Post — automated postal stations. In pochtomate you can own, without human intervention, getting origin forwarded by distance selling companies via Russian Post.
"Now, when you order products through an online store, you can specify the method of sending" Russian Post — through pochtomat "and your package will arrive to the specified automated postal station. Once the order would be in a cell — you will receive an SMS notification with the pincode, which will need to enter upon receipt. You can pick it up in three days, and if a citizen does not have time to do it — it will go to the Department of Post of Russia, where will stay another 27 days and then come back to the sender ", — told the AFPS.
The maximum weight of parcels that can be accessed through pochtomaty — 10 kg. Moreover, restrictions on the size.
"By the same parcel or parcel shall have the following additional services: the sending of cash on delivery, with a list of contents, return receipt requested," — said the press service.
At the moment there are 14 in Yekaterinburg pochtomatov: a large shopping center and railway station.