The Royal Mail Postcode Address File (PAF) is the definitive source for personal and business postal addresses in the UK. It contains every delivery point in the UK and is being constantly updated. In July of 2022, there was an increase of 21,032 in the total number of Delivery Points on PAF as well as receiving almost 5,000 daily updates.
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Our advanced address capture and cleansing tools are easily integrated, through pre-built integrations or APIs. Highly extendable, allowing the user to match against multiple Master Address Files including PAF. Our software includes a Developer’s Kit and can be web based or work on Windows, Linux, Unix, AS400 and Mainframe.
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