Find a ready made solution
Royal Mail licences the use of our database to a number of organisations who create ready-made PAF solutions.Find out more
Accessing the highly accurate address and Postcode information in Royal Mail’s Postcode Address File (PAF) helps organisations:
The Postcode Address File – and its complementary products – offer a host of benefits to organisations of every size and in every sector. It does so in a multitude of ways; but here are five of the most common uses.
Please note: The PAF database is delivered via a Windows based application (SetupRM.exe). If you are using a Mac or Linux/Unix based system you will need to use a machine running Windows or a Windows emulator.
Reduce abandoned baskets and expensive returns by enabling fast and accurate automatic address completion.Find out more
Verify addresses in seconds, for a better customer experience and reduce the likelihood of losses due to fraud.Find out more
Remove errors, duplicates and gaps in customer address information to ensure your records are up to date and standardised.Find out more
Optimise route planning and select specific postcode areas to improve operational efficiency and customer targeting.Find out more
We’ll update this information week commencing 19th July 2021, following the PAF product run. If you would like to receive the monthly PAF stats by email, please let us know … read more
We’ll update this information week commencing 21st June 2021, following the PAF product run. If you would like to receive the monthly PAF stats by email, please let us know … read more