Latest PAF Data News
Q.1/20 is now available!
PAF Data Q.1/20 (Quarter 1, 20) release shipped 7th January 2020.
If you have purchased an update (and have been sent installation details), it can be downloaded from our website at http://www.afd.co.uk/update/ (you will be asked for your serial number and Q.1/20 password emailed to you).
If you are interested in purchasing a product update, then you can do so by using one of the following options:
- Order your update via our on-line ordering service.
- Order your update by requesting a callback from AFD!
Changes in the Q.1/20 data
For reference purposes, new postcodes added in the Q.1/20 release of the AFD Postcode products is shown below. Test them in your product to see if it is in your data set.
- BA2 8FE
- DA1 5XG
- IP7 5FN
- TW1 1FD
For reference purposes, a sample postcode that has changed in the Q.1/20 release is shown below.
- GL13 9FE -> GL13 9FF
ROYAL MAIL PAF Statistics for the month of January 2020
|Number of Postcode Areas||e.g. 'AB', 'G'||124|
|Number of Postcode Districts||e.g. 'AB10'||2,982|
|Number of Postcode Sectors||e.g. 'AB10 1'||11,207|
|Number of Small User Postcodes||e.g. 'AB10 1AL'||1,675,230|
|Number of Large User Postcodes||e.g. 'AB10 1AD'||90,960|
|Total Number of Postcodes||1,766,190|
|Number of Actual Delivery Points (does not include a count of multi occupancies)||e.g. 'AB10 1AD 1A'||30.6 million|
|Double Dependent Localities||4,286|
NEW SECTORS AND LOCALITIES
The table below shows the sectors and localities that have been applied to the main PAF system from January 2020
|NEW LOCALITY IN AREA||NEW SECTOR||POSTCODE||DOUBLE DEPENDANT LOCALITY||DEPENDANT LOCALITY||POST TOWN|
|YES||SA14 6||CROSS HANDS EAST INDUSTRIAL PARK||CROSS HANDS||LLANELLI|
|YES||TN23 3||CHILMINGTON GREEN||ASHFORD|
|YES||YO8 9||GATEFORTH PARK||SELBY|