Street names and numbers

We allocate official postal addresses within the district.

How can I add / amend a house name?

To change or add a house name you can submit an application form. Charges apply.

You should be the property owner or have their permission before you apply.

New postal address

To apply for the provision of postal addresses for new dwellings or commercial premises click here 

Address problems?

If you’ve moved into a new property and your developer / estate agent has provided you with an address that you are being told doesn’t exist, contact Royal Mail to ask them to activate it.

Guidance documents

Guidance for developers: street naming and numbering process

Guidance for developers street name plate specifications

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