The council is the street naming and numbering authority for the area. We carry out these functions under the provisions of the Public Health Act 1925 sections 17–19.
This information is stored on the Local Land and Property Gazetteer and the National Land and Property Gazetteer.
To request street names and numbering you need to provide us with the following:
We need to consult with Royal Mail and so the street naming/numbering process can take up to 10 working days.
With effect from 1 April 2017 there is now a charge for this service. Please refer to Street naming and numbering charges 2017-2018.
Post codes are managed by Royal Mail and not us. You can find the postcode for an address from the Royal Mail's website.