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Code-Point Open support

Code-Point Open provides geographical coordinates for all of the 1.8 million postcode units in England, Scotland and Wales.

Getting started

Code-Point is a powerful insights tool. It shows up geographical hotspots so you can target local action on, for example, petty crime or disease outbreaks.

User guide (PDF)

Code-Point is recreated quarterly using updates from Ordnance Survey field surveys and addressing data.

Release note (PDF)

Getting started with GeoPackage (PDF)

This guide helps you to get started using GeoPackage - a lightweight format that can contain large amounts of complex data in a single, easy to distribute and ready to use file.

Technical information

Code-Point Open is a data product and does not include software for analysis but can be used with a variety of programs.

Technical specification (PDF)

This technical specification was updated in November 2019.

FAQs

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