(apologies if this is man-receives-neighbour's-goat-on-other-man's-behalf)
Personally I think this is a good idea. We get on well with our neighbours - would save time rather than having to traipse down to the sorting office.
there's an opt-out policy if you don't want to do this.
i'm sure it will lead to SOAWJO-style awkwardness between you lot and your hot neighbours!