A Sligo councillor says a new post office is to be established the village of Coolaney.
A limited service is currently available there at present.
But Independent Councillor Marie Casserly says An Post is now advertising for a new post master or post mistress to run a full-service post office.
The news comes as numerous post offices in the north west are either facing closure or shutting down completely.
Cllr Casserly says the latest news regarding Coolaney will be a major boost for the area: