Street naming and numbering

6. Postcodes

Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council is not responsible for issuing new postcodes, this is the responsibility of Royal Mail. However they will not issue a postcode for a new street unless requested to do so by the council.

Queries about postcodes can be dealt with by contacting Royal Mail on their postcode enquiry line 08456 04 50 60 or visiting the Royal Mail website.

If you have delivery problems you can contact Royal Mail's Customer Service Centre on 0845 7740 740.