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UK Postal Address Finder


This database is used to obtain a full list of postal addresses for selected UK postcodes

Data is obtained from the following sources:
a) Postcode data supplied by the Office for National Statistics (ONS)
b) Postal address data is obtained as JSON files from an online provider (Ideal-Postcodes)
c) Online maps (Google)

There are approximately 1.7 million postcodes & 28 million postal addresses in the UK. Typically, each postcode has between 20-40 addresses

Select a postcode & the full list of postal addresses plus a static Google map for that postcode are imported and processed in less than a second
In addition the unique delivery point reference number (UDPRN) is obtained for each address and the precise location is marked on the map

Up to 20 free searches are available each day.
If additional searches are required, credits must be purchased from the Ideal-Postcodes website.
Prices start at 3p per search including VAT (but reducing in price for large scale use)

The applicaton is available in 3 versions: Standard, Professional and Tablet
Select the number of concurrent users required (1,3,5,10 or site licence)

The main features include:
a) full list of addresses from postcode
b) postcode search history
c) postcode map
d) detailed postcode information (NOT Tablet edition)
e) full addresses from partial addresses
f)  address searches using the UDPRN (NOT Standard edition)
g) daily itinerary and route planner e.g. for deliveries (NOT Standard edition)
h) Signature capture (NOT Standard edition)

The tablet edition is designed for use whilst travelling. It is available at no extra cost if you purchase a site lience for the Professional version

Full program code can be purchased separately. This requires a Professional site licence