Latest PAF Data News
Q.4/19 is now available!
PAF Data Q.4/19 (Quarter 4, 19) release shipped 15th October 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.4/19 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.4/19 data
For reference purposes, new postcodes added in the Q.4/19 release of the AFD Postcode products is shown below. Test them in your product to see if it is in your data set.
- BT2 8FR
- FK1 9GH
- SA1 1LD
- WC2B 5AN
For reference purposes, a sample postcode that has changed in the Q.4/19 release is shown below.
- EX1 9WW -> EX3 9BT
ROYAL MAIL PAF Statistics for the month of November 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'||11,200|
|Number of Small User Postcodes||e.g. 'AB10 1AL'||1,673,362|
|Number of Large User Postcodes||e.g. 'AB10 1AD'||90,716|
|Total Number of Postcodes||1,764,078|
|Number of Actual Delivery Points (does not include a count of multi occupancies)||e.g. 'AB10 1AD 1A'||30.6 million|
|Double Dependent Localities||4,285|
NEW SECTORS AND LOCALITIES
The table below shows the sectors and localities that have been applied to the main PAF system from November 2019
|NEW LOCALITY IN AREA||NEW SECTOR||POSTCODE||DOUBLE DEPENDANT LOCALITY||DEPENDANT LOCALITY||POST TOWN|
|YES||CW6 9||EATON HILL||TARPORLEY|
|YES||CF62 4||BRO TATHAN SOUTH||ST. ATHAN||BARRY|
|YES||CF62 4||BRO TATHAN NORTH||ST. ATHAN||BARRY|
|YES||CF62 4||BRO TATHAN EAST||ST. ATHAN||BARRY|
|YES||CF62 4||BRO TATHAN WEST||ST. ATHAN||BARRY|
|YES||CA10 1||HIGH BANK HILL||KIRKOSWALD||PENRITH|
|YES||EX6 7||SPLATFORD BARTON||KENNFORD||EXETER|