Ethiopost is the only National Designated Operator (DO) that is mandated to provide postal services within the territory.
Ethiopost is a State-Owned Enterprise (SOE) established by Regulation No. 165/2009 under the public enterprises holding and administration agency (PEHAA under the ministry of MOF). Its mandates are defined by proclamation number 240 of 1966.
The postal sector is regulated by Ethiopian Communications Authority established by communication services proclamation number 1148/2019.