Please note this has some cosmetic deficiencies, and is discounted to cover materials and time spent. It is fully functional. This box is meant to sit near your front door to accept deliveries. The delivery person opens the top hatch, puts the package inside and closes the lid, which allows the package to fall into the box when the lid is closed. The package can then only be removed from the front door which is secured by a lock. (Lock not included) This particular box has some cosmetic deficiencies.