Address and postcode finder

Worldwide coverage for address searches of postcodes, towns, cities, address lines, tourist locations, train stations, airports, etc.

Because raw data isn’t enough, our autocomplete algorithm finds the most relevant results with just a few letters and displays the most likely results first.


It also identifies common abbreviations, apostrophes, etc.



postcode

Enter a postcode, a town, a city, etc..

Type in

Filter by

Country
Point of interest

Language

Results
No locality found
curl "https://api.woosmap.com/localities/autocomplete/?\
key=woos-5ec4eecd-d907-3da0-90f0-f2f3b7e4e672&\
input=Milan&\
language=gb&\
types=&\
components=" \
  -H 'referer: http://localhost/'

Get the right address first time, every time!

Reduce the number of clicks and shorten the customer journey by suggesting the address and filling in multiple fields in a single click.



Automatically insert the right sections of the address in the right fields, even before it enters your IT systems.



Address autocomplete

The best data in the UK and in France

Address and postcode finder in the UK

  • Search 30 million addresses from the Royal Mail PAF dataset: it’s so comprehensive, you can even search for names and numbers of buildings and premises
  • Retrieve addresses, at flat level accuracy, associated with the UK's 1.8 million postcodes
  • Retrieve geographic coordinates with rooftop accuracy.

Kingfisher house

Test autocomplete on a UK address

Type in a UK address

Type in an address
Results
curl "https://api.woosmap.com/localities/autocomplete/?\
key=woos-5ec4eecd-d907-3da0-90f0-f2f3b7e4e672&\
input=&\
language=en&\
types=address&\
components=country:gb|country:je|country:gg|country:im" \
  -H 'referer: http://localhost/'

Data from the postal reference system in France

  • 25 million addresses from the national French database
  • 250,000 locations, covering every municipality in France


Av de la tour

Test autocomplete on an address in France

Saisir une adresse française

Saisir une adresse
Results
curl "https://api.woosmap.com/localities/autocomplete/?\
key=woos-5ec4eecd-d907-3da0-90f0-f2f3b7e4e672&\
input=&\
language=fr&\
types=address&\
components=country:fr" \
  -H 'referer: http://localhost/'

“57% of online retailers in the UK use autocompletion”


To find out more about best practices, read the Woosmap study on the Top 100 UK online retailers

A search-as-you-type solution with relevant results, every time

Account creation

By suggesting the address, avoid manual input and accelerate the customer journey at a critical time during the checkout process.

Improve return-to-sender rates

Avoid invalid, incomplete or inaccurate addresses and retrieve lat/long coordinates to add to your CRM.


Eligibility for a service

Suggest a list of services in a given geographical area (optical fibre, home help, nearby providers).

Product Locator

Suggest a list of the nearest points of sale which stock the desired product.

Travel

List points of interest around your destination

Ride sharing

Search a pick-up or drop-off location with autocompletion in a mobile app.

FAQ

How can I integrate this into my website?


You can choose from a REST API, a JS Lib and a widget to help you with your implementation.


View our Woosmap dev doc for more information

Can the API handle traffic peaks ?


We have lots of experience in handling traffic peaks. In just 5 minutes on the first day of lockdown in 2020, we experienced a traffic peak which was 20 times higher than the usual average peak, without any downtime.


We work with retail customers and we regularly deal with the annual Black Friday peak without any problems.


What are your normal availability and response time SLAs ?


As mentioned in our Terms of Service, Woosmap commits to being available 99.9% of the time in any calendar month.


In addition, the Woosmap platform is monitored 24/7. Our team develops the platform and provides transparent communication about service levels.


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