• How Do I Sign Up For PhysicalAddress.com?

    First, you’ll need to sign up for a PhysicalAddress.com account. Then you’ll need to complete USPS Form 1583. This allows us to handle your mail. The form will have to be signed either in store or with a notary. After you sign up, we email you a pre-populated 1583 to help you with this process.

  • How Does PhysicalAddress.com Work?

    PhysicalAddress.com is an online service that virtualizes your physical mail. We offer users a choice of standard and premium addresses, which may be used as a personal or business address. PhysicalAddress.com will scan all envelopes and packages sent to your new address and upload them to your secure online mailbox. In the online mailbox, you may request content scans, forward packages and content, create folders and even filter out unwanted mail.

  • What Mail Does PhysicalAddress.com Accept? Does PhysicalAddress.com Accept Packages?

    We accept all mail that follows USPS regulations. In a nutshell, we do not accept animals, explosives, radioactive materials or ammunition, but we will accept all of your documents, postcards and fan mail. As for packages, no box may weigh more than 80 pounds or measure more than 108 inches in length and width combined. You may find the USPS regulations in their entirety at: http://pe.usps.gov/text/dmm300/601.htm#1064698.

  • How Secure Is Your Site?

    We take security very seriously here at PhysicalAddress.com. When you sign up, all billing is handled automatically and no credit card or banking account information is stored on our servers.


    Both PhysicalAddress.com and our credit card processor are PCI DSS compliant. This means we adhere to strict requirements for data security, software design, network architecture and other protective measures.


    The data transmissions on our website are protected using an extended validation SSL certificate. Transactions on the site are protected with up to 256-bit Secure Sockets Layer encryption, a security standard used to protect sensitive data. Client passwords are encrypted ensuring that no one, not even PhysicalAddress.com employees, will have access to them.


    All PhysicalAddress.com locations and facilities are set up with CCTV surveillance cameras, keycard locked doors, and alarm systems, which provide 24/7 protection.


    PhysicalAddress.com has strict procedures for handling mail. All PhysicalAddress.com locations are “operated by PhysicalAddress.com associates,” and all mail handlers go through strict background checks.

  • What Are My Options For Forwarding Mail and Packages?

    Most clients will have their mail and packages forwarded to an address of their choosing. We offer competitive commercial prices through USPS, DHL and FedEx. Forwarding fees will be similar to what you would find going directly to USPS, DHL or FedEx – sometimes they'll even be cheaper depending on the delivery method selected. Our goal is to keep shipping costs at or below what you would get at those carriers.


    Local clients may schedule pick-ups at one of our locations. Currently, our Las Vegas location is the only location where you can schedule to pick up mail or packages.

  • How Do I Address My Mail?

    After you sign up with PhysicalAddress.com, you will be given your own address with which to use at your leisure. For example: If you want all of your pen pal letters sent to PhysicalAddress.com, all you need to do is notify your pen pal of your new address and PhysicalAddress.com will upload all incoming letters to your secure inbox.

  • What Are The Advantages To Having My Own Physical Address?

    If you run a business out of your home and are hesitant about putting your home address on your business cards, PhysicalAddress.com gives you a premium address when you sign up, so you are able to network without concern.


    Those who travel for work will be able to stay up to date with their bills, letters, and subscriptions via their PhysicalAddress.com inbox, and will have the option of forwarding their critical mail at the touch of a button.


    PhysicalAddress.com will allow you to lead a more efficient lifestyle. Say goodbye to stuffed drawers of old letters and bank statements. Not only will all your mail be digitized, it may also be carefully organized in assigned folders making it effortless to find a critical document.

  • What Is The Difference Between Personal And Mutli-User Plans?

    A Personal Plan is dedicated to a single user, while a Multi-User Plan is tailored to support multiple users. Those who choose a Multi-User Plan will be able to create multiple profiles with varying degrees of access to a PhysicalAddress.com account. For example, you could give a Sales team access to a folder containing mail for the sales department, but restrict them from accessing the billing area and other folders.

  • What If I Need A Hard Copy Of My Mail?

    If you need a hard copy, you can request a content scan of the mail and then print it or you can forward the original mail item to an address of your choosing. Shipping fees will apply.

  • Will PhysicalAddress.com Open And Scan My Mail Automatically?

    No, we will not open your mail unless you ask us to do so. PhysicalAddress.com will only scan the envelope or cover of any mail you may receive. We will only open the package or envelope and scan the contents if you specifically ask us to. Simply click the ‘Scan’ button on the envelope viewing page and PhysicalAddress.com will deliver a digital copy (e.g., .pdf; .png; .jpg) of any and all documents enclosed.

  • Will PhysicalAddress.com Open My Packages?

    No, we will not open packages unless you ask us to do so. We will only scan the top of any package you send to PhysicalAddress.com.

  • Will I Be Notified If Mail or Packages Are Added To My Inbox?

    Yes, you will receive an email with a link to the scanned envelope or package when a new item has been added to your inbox.

  • How Much Online Storage Does PhysicalAddress.com Provide?

    We provide unlimited storage for your scanned, digital mail. You may keep your virtualized envelopes and content in our system forever-for free! We only charge a small storage fee when you decide to keep the physical copies of your mail with us in long term storage. For more information, please see FAQ number 15.

  • What is Long Term Storage?

    Long Term Storage applies to physical mail that has been in our care for 90 days or more. We offer free physical storage for the first 90 days, but once you have reached the end of the free period, you will have to choose whether you want your physical mail shredded or stored for a longer period. We charge a ‘pay-as-you-use’ fee of 10 cents a month for each envelope and it’s contents or package you have us store on site.


    The virtualized scans in your PhysicalAddress.com inbox will never be charged. You will have an unlimited amount of storage space in your Virtualized mailbox for free for as long as you stay with us.

  • What Countries Do You Forward Mail To?

    We support sign-ups and international forwarding to the following countries: Antarctica, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Bulgaria, Canada, Cayman Islands, Chile, China, Croatia, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Fiji, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Greenland, Guam, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Lithuania, Malaysia, Mexico, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Philippines, Poland, Samoa, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom, and Vietnam.

  • Can I Choose My Own Address?

    Yes, you will be able to choose an address from a list we provide during the sign-up process. Currently, you will be able to choose from a list of available suite numbers using 1968 S. Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651 or 304 S. Jones Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89107. As PhysicalAddress.com grows, we will provide more addresses to choose from.

  • Can I Change Plans?

    Yes! You may change your plan at any time. Whether you’re switching from a Personal 30 plan to a Multi-User 300 or a Multi-User 600 to a Personal 50, we’ll help you through all of the necessary processes.

  • What Happens To My Mail If I Cancel My Plan?

    USPS regulations require us to accept your mail for 6 months after you cancel your account. We’d hate to see you leave, but rest assured that PhysicalAddress.com will help you through the transition by ensuring that each piece of mail will be scanned and uploaded to your account–all for free. But keep in mind that forwarding requests will be additional fees.

  • How Can I Contact PhysicalAddress.com?

    You may contact PhysicalAddress.com at 844-888-6364 or email us at support@physicaladdress.com.