World Postal Codes and Other Useful links

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Updated Dec. 2003
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Argentina Postal codes - in Spanish, look under section "Medios de acceso al CPA".

Australian Post codes - Search

Austrian Postal codes - from Uniserv

Bangladeshi Post codes- Cities of Dhaka and Cittagong  by Manzoor ul Hassan

Belgian Postal codes - from Uniserv

Bermuda Post codes

Brazilian Post codes - Search(in Portuguese) under Consulta CEP

Brunei- map of postal districts

Canadian Post codes - Search - from the Canadian Post Office

Canada Post - Tracking, Postal Codes and Postal Outlets page

Canada - Postal file of Canada containing latitude and longitude, province, demographics etc. for sale.

Chinese Postsal/Telephone codes (some) - Ethan Michelson

Czech Postal codes - in English, Czech postal codes from Czech Post Office.

Czech Postal codes - in English, download files

Danish Postal codes - (in Danish) - Complete postal code listing for Danish Towns, from Danish Post Office.

Danish Postal codes - (in English) from Uniserv

Faroe Postal codes - Faroe Islands Postal codes

Finnish Postal codes - (in Englis) from Uniserv

French Post codes - Search  - (in French)

French Post codes - Search - (in English) from Uniserv

German Post codes - (in German)

German Post with graphical positioning  PLZ

German Post codes - (in English) from Uniserv

Iceland - Postal code search

India Postal codes - From

Indonesian Post codes- Under Info Kodepos

Israeli Postal Codes - In Hebrew

Israeli Postal Codes - In English

Italian Post codes - Search Index (in Italian)

Italian Posal codes - (in English) from Uniserv

Japan Postal codes- Search (in English)

Luxembourgian Postal codes - (in English) from Uniserv

Mexico- Search (in English)

The Netherlands - Search  

New Zealand - Search (in English)

Norwegian Post codes - Search (in Norwegian) in the form Postnummer.

Norwegian Postal codes - (in English) from Uniserv

Norwegian Post codes - Search (in English)

Pakistan- List of postal codes

Philippines Postal codes -

Poland Postal codes - In Polish

Portugese Postal Codes - (in English) from Uniserv

Russia - (in Cyrillic script) search (use Babel fish to translate)

Singapore Postal codes

South African Postal codes - (in English) South African Post Office search

Spain - (in Spanish) search

Spanish Postal Codes - (in English) from Uniserv

Sri Lanka- Postal codes

Sri Lanka - Postal codes list

Sri Lanka -Postal codes Directory

Sweden - (in Swedish) - search

Swedish Postal Codes - (in English) from Uniserv

Switzerland - (in English) search from Uniserv

Switzerland - Search by town name

Taiwan - Postal code search

United Kingdom - Royal mail Postal code search also address search

United Kingdom - Royal Mail Track and Trace page

United Kingdom Postal Codes - (in English) from Uniserv

United Kingdom - 20 free postal code addess lookups

United Kingdom - Search from Brainstorm UK

United States Postal Service - Track and Confirm page

United States Zip codes - Search - from the Semaphore Corporation. Also standardizes address output in USPS preferred format (i.e. Street becomes ST and so on), and can list addresses within the neighbourhood of another address.

United States Zip+4 codes - Search- from the USPS

United States Address - search - ZipAddress to lookup Zip+4 codes

United States Zip codes - Search and full address validation - University of Buffalo/Cedar site

United States Zip codes for US Vessels - Postal code lists for US Naval Ships

Uruguay - map of Montevideo postal districts and map of the rest of Uruguay districts from El Correo.

Uruguay - (in Spanish) list of postal codes per province, from El Correo.

Post Office Home Pages

Australia (in English)

Canada (in English)

Canada (in French)

Finland (in Finnish)

Finland (in English)

France (official site)

Germany (in German)

Germany (in English)

Iceland (in Icelandic)

Iceland (in English)

Ireland (in English and Irish)

Italy (in Italian)

Japan (in Japanese)

Latvia - in Latvian and English

The Netherlands - PTT (in Dutch)

Norway (in Norwegian)

Portugal (in English and Portuguese)

Singapore (in English)

Sweden (in Swedish)

Sweden (in English)

Switzerland (in English)

United Kingdom (in English)

United Nations  (in English, French and German)

United States of America (in English)

Other Addressing Issues

AddressDoctor - International address database software

Alta Vista Language Translator - Babel fish

British Forces Post Office - Allows access to international one to one service known as e-bluey and a look up for BFPO numbers the post codes used by British Forces world wide

European Postal code format - for 22 European countries


Freesearching's Zip and Postal code page - by Tom Kreaseck

Free Translation - Translates Major European languages and Web Pages

Free World Address Database  by Mitchell Friedman

The Global Gazetteer- (commercial page) - details of a file containing > 750000 place names with geographic and demographic data such as postal codes and telephone area codes.

Graham Rhind's Postal Links  And a Book by him contains details about European address formats. - links to Post Offices of the world

Uniserv - Postal code lookups for Austria Belgium Switzerland Germany Spain France Italy Luxembourg The Netherlands Portugal and the UK

United States - Official Abbreviations - States

United States - Official Abbreviations - Street Suffixes

United States - Official Abbreviations - Secondary Unit Designators

WESTMINSTER International The DM Support Specialists - U.S. & Canadian Postal Codes. Change of address and more

Zip Code Canada - Canadian Postal Code and Canadian Cities Databases

Telephone Numbers

Links to Telephone number search- a pages of links to white and yellow pages as provided by national telephone companies. Also some information about telephone number structures, area codes etc.

Canada 411

Businesses in Canada Yellow pages

Shipping- N. Am.

Dec.  2003
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