In order to manage all tasks related to the postal sector, the Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Regions and Tourism has established the Supreme Postal Authority in its Directorate General IV. As of 1 January 2008, the regulatory affairs were transferred to the Rundfunk und Telekom Regulierungsbehörde-GesmbH.
The Directorate IV/1 General Affairs Telecommunications/Postal Services is in charge of the tasks of the Supreme Postal Authority.
Development of the planning basis for postal policy
Coordination of Austria's participation in international