According to article (11) of the Postal Services Law No. (34) for the year 2007, the postal services are:
a. Receiving and delivering letters, postal cards, and printed material including printed materials for the blind and postal packets.
b. Receiving and delivering postal parcels.
c. Issuance of internal and external postal transfers and postal permits.
d. The services of private postal boxes.
e. Any other services adopted by the UPU (Universal Postal Union).
There are two types of postal operators:
1) The public postal operator (Jordan Post Company) which has the sole right to:
a. Transport items with the weight that does not exceed 500g inside and outside the Kingdom.
b. Print approved postal stamps or to assign a party to have them printed with the consent and decided conditions of the counsel of ministers.
c. Install postal deposit boxes in public places
d. Provide the services of private postal boxes.
2) Private postal operator:
Any person that transports a private postal article against a fee. However the commission grants two types of licenses to the Private postal operators:
a. International class license, which authorizes the licensee to transport privet postal items within the kingdom and outside it.
b. Domestic class license, which authorizes the licensee to transport privet postal items within the kingdom.