Burundi Postal Administration was created under the decree no. 100/021 of March 7th 1991 and is operating since January 1st 1992. Erected as a personalised administration and as a legal entity with autonomous management. Burundi Postal Administration is under the authority of the Minister of Transport, Posts and Telecommunications. A Board of Directors, appointed upon proposal of the Minister, established the policy of the Postal Administration and decides on any issue submitted by the Management.