Latest PAF Data News
Q.2/19 is now available!
PAF Data Q.2/19 (Quarter 2, 19) release shipped 3rd April 2019.
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.2/19 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.2/19 data
For reference purposes, a new postcode added in Q.2/19 release of AFD Postcode products is shown below. Test it in your product to see if it is in your data set.
- DT5 1BG
- HD1 3FX
- OX10 6FF
- TW3 1AY
For reference purposes, a sample postcode that has changed in the Q.2/19 release is shown below.
- SR5 9QF -> SR43 2AB
ROYAL MAIL PAF Statistics for the month of June 2019
|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'||11,199|
|Number of Small User Postcodes||e.g. 'AB10 1AL'||1,668,531|
|Number of Large User Postcodes||e.g. 'AB10 1AD'||91,220|
|Total Number of Postcodes||1,759,751|
|Number of Actual Delivery Points (does not include a count of multi occupancies)||e.g. 'AB10 1AD 1A'||30.6 million|
|Double Dependent Localities||4,278|
NEW SECTORS AND LOCALITIES
The table below shows the sectors and localities that have been applied to the main PAF system from June 2019
|NEW LOCALITY IN AREA||NEW SECTOR||POSTCODE||DOUBLE DEPENDANT LOCALITY||DEPENDANT LOCALITY||POST TOWN|
|YES||S32 4||GREAT LONGSTONE||HOPE VALLEY|