No setup, monthly or hidden fees
Simply top up your account and only buy more if you need them

Lookups never expire
Unlike our competitors any purchased postcode lookups will never expire from your account balance

Further discounts
If you are making or planing more than 50,000 postcode lookups a month, contact us for bulk discounts

1 p / lookup
Public Usage
Public websites
Public applications
Customer usage
3 p / lookup
Private Usage
Internal websites
Private applications
Staff usage

Included with every account

All the features and services below are included with every Open Postcodes account. We believe we offer the best value Postcode lookup service our there. If you need any additional information, have a suggestion or a particular requirement, please don't hesitate to contact our support team.

Simple Pricing

Our pricing is simple, you pay per lookup at a highly affordable rate. No monthly charges, just pay for what you use.


We provide several testing Postcodes, returning both successful and erroneous responses, allowing you to test your implementation before purchasing lookups.

Geographical Features

Latitude, Longitude, Eastings and Northing references are supplied with every lookup. We also provide a free Location resource to find Postcodes nearby.

Usage Notifications

To prevent your API key running out of lookups, we supply custom usage notifications, which can be sent to multiple email addresses at predetermined levels.


Code examples and official plugins, for common implementations, are present in the documentation. All official plugins are Open Source and provided without restriction.


We provide multiple avenues of contact for your convenience. Our support is operational at normal UK business hours. We can even help you with your implementation.

No Expiration

We do not impose any expiration time on your lookups, unlike our competitors, once you purchase lookups they stay credited on your account until you redeem them.

Well Documented

Having good, clear and extensive documentation is integral in order to get your implementation up and running as quickly as possible.

Additional Discounts

If you are a large user of Postcode lookups, over 50,000 per month, please contact our support department to discuss further discounts.