Street names and numbers
We are responsible for
- installing and maintaining street nameplates within the area
- naming of new streets and numbering of properties within the Council boundary
- renaming and renumbering of existing properties when required.
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with question about postcodes.
The statutory addressing charter contains the processes, procedures and standards for street naming and numbering.
Apply for a new street name or number
Submit applications for new addresses as soon as possible once a building warrant has been granted.
Apply for a confirmation of address
To confirm the statutory address of an existing property.
If you require a Statutory Notice a fee is chargeable. If confirmation in a letter is sufficient there is no fee.
Use this form to apply for street nameplates for a new development. You can submit this before completion of works.
To report problems with a street nameplate in an existing street please complete this form.
Street naming and numbering is a chargeable service. The proceeds are used to cover administration costs.