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UK Postal Address Finder


The UK Postal Address Finder app is used to obtain a full list of postal addresses for selected UK postcodes

Data is obtained from the following sources:
a) Postcode data from based on data released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS)
b) Postal address data for selected postcodes is obtained in the form of JSON files from an online provider (Ideal-Postcodes)
c) Online maps (Google)

There are approximately 1.7 active 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

Additional features include:
a) address searches using the UDPRN
b) obtaining full addresses from partial addresses
c) creation of a daily itinerary together with route maps and directions
d) digital signature capture for use with customer delivery systems

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 license includes 90 days email/telephone support.

The tablet edition is supplied free with a professional site licence
Full program code is NOT supplied but can be purchased at an additional cost