POSTCODE

The code assigned by Royal Mail to identify postal delivery areas across the United Kingdom.

Description

The code assigned by Royal Mail to identify postal delivery areas across the United Kingdom.

Attributes

Key Attribute Name
Key POSTCODE

Relationships

Each POSTCODE

Key Relationship Class
must be the location for one and only one ADDRESS
may be related to one or more GEOGRAPHIC AREA

Where Used

Type Link How used
NHS Business Definition Lower Layer Super Output Area references in description POSTCODE
NHS Business Definition Middle Layer Super Output Area references in description POSTCODE
NHS Business Definition Output Area references in description POSTCODE
Data Element POSTCODE references in description POSTCODE
Data Element POSTCODE OF DISCHARGE DESTINATION (HOSPITAL PROVIDER SPELL) references in description POSTCODE
Data Element POSTCODE OF USUAL ADDRESS references in description POSTCODE

Also Known As

This class is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural POSTCODES