Postcodes to Post Town Names: The definitive Postcode reference
every Postcode & Post Town. The file includes, Postcode Sectors, Postcode
& Postcode Areas throughout the United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern
The Postcodes and Post Town Names are sourced
directly through the latest Ordnance Survey and Royal Mail database
files that we manage.
Postcodes and Post Town Names for Great Britain (England, Scotland and Wales) are taken
directly from the Ordnance Survey data. Northern Ireland Postcodes and Post Town Names
(Postcodes beginning with BT) are sourced from the latest Royal Mail Postcode
- Postcode - e.g. B76 1PH
- Postcode Sector - e.g. B76 1
- Postcode District - e.g. B76
- Postcode Area - e.g. B
- Post Town Name - e.g. Sutton Coldfield
- Grid Reference (e.g. X Coordinate 394235, Y
Coordinate 806529 , Latitude 57.149606,
The Postcode to Post Town file covers the
United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland)
The list is supplied as a Comma
Separated Variable (CSV) delimited text file using double quotes by default. This field
format will open very easily using
almost any software application including but not limited to Excel, Word, Notepad, Access,
SQL etc. Due to the size of the file,
older versions of Excel may not be an option as Excel limits any file size
to around 65,000 rows / records.
The Postcode Post Town list is by default emailed at the time of
order using a secure download link delivery method. If you require the
data supplied in another format then we will be more than happy to accommodate you where
reasonable to do so at no extra cost.
The file is licensed
annually for each user that has access to it according to
Terms and Conditions.
The file is updated every three months and free
updates will be made available to you so long as your licence remains current.