Australia Post - General Settings

You can reach the plugin settings by choosing the WooCommerce → Settings → Shipping → Australia Post Live Rates from the sidebar.

Australia Post Live Rates General Settings

API Settings

In order to offer your customers the available Australia Post services based on the order details and display them in the cart and checkout, you need to enter an API Key for the PAC and Postcode Search in the plugin settings.

If you do not have an API key for the Postage Assessment Calculator yet, check how to get the API access key →.

Australia Post Live Rates API Settings

Advanced Options

Debug Mode

– enabling the Debug Mode will let you identify and analyze the problems with Australia Post services price calculation. The additional tech information, incl. the data sent to Australia Post API, all the requests, responses and the error messages coming back from the Australia Post API will be displayed in the cart and on the checkout page:

Australia Post Live Rates Debug Mode

All the notices and data coming from enabled Debug Mode will be visible only for the Site Administrators and Shop Managers. Your customers, no matter if they are guests or logged in, won't see any unnecessary info on the shop's front.

API Connection Status

– once your login credentials were entered and Save changes button hit, the API Connection Status should change to OK and turn green.

Australia Post Live Rates API Connection Status OK

If for some reason the plugin is not able to establish the connection with the Australia Post API, you will see the error message coming from the API with the detailed information on the cause of the problem.