[Talk-GB] Data Model for Address

Colin Smale colin.smale at xs4all.nl
Fri May 29 14:26:35 UTC 2015


 

If anyone is interested in the data model used by Royal Mail in UK
addresses, this will tell you loads: 

http://www.poweredbypaf.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Latest-Programmers_guide_Edition-7-Version-6.pdf
[1] 

Warning: you may find yourself uttering things in "rather
unparliamentary language" when you read this. 

Contrast this with the Dutch address model: Street, Housenumber
(numeric), Housenumber Extension (alphanumeric), Postcode (9999XX) and
Town. Probably much the same in Belgium and Germany too. 

//colin 

Links:
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http://www.poweredbypaf.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Latest-Programmers_guide_Edition-7-Version-6.pdf
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