DY postcode area
Postcode district boundaries:
|Dudley postcode area|
|Postcode area name||Dudley|
|Statistics as at February 2012|
The DY postcode area, also known as the Dudley postcode area, is a group of fourteen postcode districts in England, which are subdivisions of eight post towns. These districts cover the south-western portion of the West Midlands (including Dudley, Tipton, Brierley Hill, Stourbridge and Kingswinford) and north Worcestershire (including Kidderminster, Bewdley and Stourport-on-Severn), plus very small parts of Shropshire and Staffordshire.
The mail is sorted at the North West Midlands Mail centre in Wolverhampton.
The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:
|Postcode district||Post town||Coverage||Local authority area|
|DY1||DUDLEY||Dudley town centre, Woodsetton (part of)||Dudley|
|DY2||DUDLEY||Dudley town centre, Netherton, Woodside||Dudley|
|DY3||DUDLEY||Gornal, Himley, Sedgley, Swindon, Gospel End, Woodsetton (part of)||Dudley, South Staffordshire|
|DY4||TIPTON||Tipton, Coseley (part of), Tividale (part of)||Dudley, Sandwell|
|DY5||BRIERLEY HILL||Brierley Hill, Pensnett, Quarry Bank||Dudley|
|DY6||KINGSWINFORD||Kingswinford, Ashwood, Wall Heath||Dudley, South Staffordshire|
|DY7||STOURBRIDGE||Enville, Kinver, Stourton||South Staffordshire|
|DY8||STOURBRIDGE||Stourbridge town centre, Amblecote, Hagley (part of), Wollaston, Wordsley||Bromsgrove, Dudley, South Staffordshire|
|DY9||STOURBRIDGE||Hagley (part of), Lye, Pedmore||Bromsgrove, Dudley|
|DY10||KIDDERMINSTER||Kidderminster (east), Chaddesley Corbett, Blakedown, Cookley||Wyre Forest|
|DY11||KIDDERMINSTER||Kidderminster (west), Hartlebury||Wychavon, Wyre Forest|
|DY12||BEWDLEY||Bewdley, Arley, Hartlebury, Wolverley||Wyre Forest|
- "ONS Postcode Directory Version Notes" (ZIP). National Statistics Postcode Products. Office for National Statistics. February 2012. Table 2. Retrieved 21 April 2012. Coordinates from mean of unit postcode points, "Code-Point Open". OS OpenData. Ordnance Survey. February 2012. Retrieved 21 April 2012.
- Royal Mail, Address Management Guide, (2004)