Use Royal Mail’s Postcode and Address Finder to search for any UK address or postal code. Simply type part of the address for a list of suggestions. Royal Mail is a Universal Postal Service Provider, supporting customers, businesses, and communities around UK. They are the only company that provides ‘one-price-goes-anywhere’, in UK for its customers. It has expanded its business strategies for more than 29 million addresses across the UK. Royal Mail successfully floated on the London Stock Exchange in 2013 and is now became a member of the FTSE 100. More than 700,000 members of the public bought shares in Royal Mail services. Royal Mail has a significant impact on both the economic and social life of the UK thus made Royal Mail the best service provider. Also, Learn More About- Royal Mail International
Royal Mail Postcode Finder
Royal Mail provides many online services for personal customers in the United Kingdom, including, postcode and address finder service, postal prices finder service, branch finder service, redirection, tracking our product online and much more related information. If the customer has a UK address but does not know its postcode then, we can use Postcode Finder service this problem. To search for a postcode, the customer must enter information of the address, such as the building number, building names, street name or the town name, and the system will help us in finding the nearest right match postcode for our address.
Similarly, we can use Address Finder tool to search for a UK address. But, the list of search is extended only to 15 times per day by using this service. Check: – Royal Mail Prices
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Finding Postcode for a UK addresses we require,
- A computer with internet access.
- A UK addresses with unknown postcode.
1.Go to the Royal Mail Postcode Finder Service at the official royalmail.com.
2.Now we need to give the UK address on the website, that we have with as much information as possible into the required field, such as building number, building names, street name or the town name, and then click on the red button marked “Find Postcode” in order to search and find the postcode that we are looking for.
3.If in case, the customer does not have a Royal Mail account, then we need to register and login to our account first and then use the service provided by them. And we finally, get the postcode.
Postcode Address File
The Postcode Address or PAF is used to put the latest or most accurate UK address data at the customer’s disposal. The Postcode Address File provide the customer to access 1.8 million UK postcodes and over 29 million residential and business addresses.This service is very much helpful in saving the customer’s time and money and enhance the brand experience. This service can be incorporated into many systems which cut costs and improve customer service. This is thus, a powerful business tool, that can be integrated into a range of systems and improves the business in a number of ways.
By using the system the customer can:
- Reduce keying time.
- Standardize address formatting.
- Reduce errors.
- Find company addresses accurately.
Royal Mail Address Finder
If we are not aware of the address or if we need a postcode search of a Royal Main in any location then we can use this Royal Mail Postcode & Address Finder. This finder is powered by Hopewiser’s cloud-based address capture solution. Simply type the address that which we need to find, e.g. the house name, street name or postcode and on the click search button. Clicking on an address will be highlighted. We can even search for addresses in Australia, Ireland, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. The customers can also enter any partial address information in its natural order separated by commas and the partial information includes, premise, street, district/locality, town, postcode.
Our search can include the wildcard characters like ‘?’, which matches any single character, and ‘*’, which matches any sequence of characters. We can enter a maximum of 15 enquirers to this lookup service per day. There are over 1.7 million postcodes currently in use, over 28 million addresses and 1.6 million organizations as well.
Mail Redirection can be made to any UK or overseas address for 3, 6, or 12 months. In order to apply online, the customer payment cards must be registered to the old address of the customer. We can also send our application through visiting a Post Office branch. Firstly, in order to set up Royal Mail Redirection service provider online, we need to have an existing Royal Mail account. To arrange our redirection it takes approximately 5 business days. Also Check : Postcode and- Royal Mail Redelivery
Postcode Allocation Procedure
If there is a new street, that has been named recently then we need a postcode for that new location. The Council informs the Royal Mail Address Management Center will allocate the new postcode to that address. The Local Authority need to pass a request upon the issue of a new postcode.
- The Royal Mail do not have the ability to alter or change the customer’s official address unless it is approved to be changed by the Local Authority.
- We can contact the Royal Mail postcode inquiry line on 08457 111 222 if we have any further enquired regarding postcodes.
- If we have any problems regarding missing collections or delivery of the product then, we can call on 08457 740 740 which is Royal Mail customer helpline number. The new postcode for business purposes should contact the post office direct to discuss their requirements and access a new code.
Types of Address Finder API’s
If thPostcode andAddress Finder do not fit into the customer’s requirements then we need to use one of the Address Finder API’s to request the up to date Royal Mail Address data from the data server.
- SOAP Web Service
- HTTP/XML Web Service
- JSON Web Service
- COM Object
- .NET Assembly
Royal Mail PAF data file (requires “Large Business Package License)