The current postmaster is retiring this year.
Efforts are underway to retain the post office in a Laois village.
An Post is seeking a retail partner to take over operations in Borris-in-Ossory, with the current postmaster retiring later this year.
They're looking for a retailer or independent contractor who can provide their own premises to come forward before February 26th.
Local Fine Gael councillor Conor Bergin says this year in particular has shown us just how important local services are: