GU postcode area
Postcode district boundaries: Google
|Guildford postcode area|
|Postcode area name||Guildford|
|Statistics as at February 2012|
The GU postcode area, also known as the Guildford postcode area, is a group of 38 postcode districts in England, which are subdivisions of 24 post towns. These postcode districts cover west Surrey, north-east Hampshire and northwestern West Sussex, plus a small part of Berkshire.
The main sorting office is in Hounslow (Jubilee Mail Centre), and the area served includes the towns of Aldershot, Alton, Bagshot, Bordon, Camberley, Cranleigh, Farnborough, Farnham, Fleet, Godalming, Guildford, Haslemere, Hindhead, Lightwater, Liphook, Liss, Midhurst, Petersfield, Petworth, Sandhurst, Virginia Water, Windlesham, Woking and Yateley.
The original GU13 district for Fleet was recoded to GU51 and GU52 in 2001.
The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:
|Postcode district||Post town||Coverage||Local authority area|
|GU1||GUILDFORD||Guildford Town Centre, Slyfield, Merrow||Guildford|
|GU2||GUILDFORD||Guildford Park, Onslow Village, Park Barn, University of Surrey||Guildford|
|GU3||GUILDFORD||Normandy, Puttenham, Worplesdon, Christmas Pie, Flexford||Guildford|
|GU4||GUILDFORD||Burpham, Chilworth, Jacobs Well, Shalford||Guildford|
|GU5||GUILDFORD||Albury, Bramley, Shere||Guildford, Waverley|
|GU6||CRANLEIGH||Cranleigh, Ewhurst, Alfold||Waverley|
|GU8||GODALMING||Chiddingfold, Dunsfold, Elstead, Hascombe, Milford, Thursley, Witley||Waverley|
|GU9||FARNHAM||Farnham, Badshot Lea, Hale, Heath End||Waverley|
|GU10||FARNHAM||Bentley, Frensham, Churt, Crondall, Tongham, Ewshot, Seale, Tilford, Wrecclesham||Waverley, East Hampshire, Guildford, Hart|
|GU12||ALDERSHOT||Aldershot, Ash, Ash Green, Ash Vale||Rushmoor, Guildford|
|GU15||CAMBERLEY||Camberley, Old Dean, RMAS||Surrey Heath, Bracknell Forest|
|GU16||CAMBERLEY||Frimley, Frimley Green, Deepcut, Mytchett||Surrey Heath|
|GU17||CAMBERLEY||Blackwater, Hawley, Minley, Darby Green, Frogmore, Blackbushe||Hart|
|GU21||WOKING||Woking, Knaphill, St. John's, Horsell, Goldsworth Park||Woking|
|GU22||WOKING||Woking, Pyrford, Hook Heath, Mayford, Old Woking||Woking|
|GU23||WOKING||Send, Ripley, Ockham, Wisley||Guildford|
|GU24||WOKING||Bisley, Pirbright, Chobham, Knaphill, Brookwood, West End||Woking, Surrey Heath, Guildford|
|GU25||VIRGINIA WATER||Virginia Water, Wentworth||Runnymede|
|GU26||HINDHEAD||Hindhead, Bramshott Chase, Grayshott||Waverley, East Hampshire|
|GU27||HASLEMERE||Haslemere, Fernhurst, Shottermill, Grayswood||Waverley, Chichester|
|GU28||PETWORTH||Petworth, Graffham, Northchapel, Byworth, Lodsworth||Chichester|
|GU29||MIDHURST||Midhurst, Cocking, Easebourne||Chichester|
|GU30||LIPHOOK||Liphook, Bramshott, Conford, Linch, Milland, Passfield||East Hampshire, Chichester|
|GU31||PETERSFIELD||Petersfield, Buriton, East Harting, South Harting, Elsted, Rogate||East Hampshire, Chichester|
|GU32||PETERSFIELD||East Meon, West Meon, Sheet, Steep||East Hampshire|
|GU33||LISS||Liss, Greatham, Selborne, Rake||East Hampshire, Chichester|
|GU34||ALTON||Alton, Beech, Bentworth, Medstead, Four Marks, Golden Pot, Lasham||East Hampshire|
|GU35||BORDON||Bordon, Headley, Headley Down, Lindford, Oakhanger, Kingsley, Arford, Whitehill||East Hampshire|
|GU47||SANDHURST||Sandhurst, College Town, Owlsmoor, Little Sandhurst||Bracknell Forest|
|GU51||FLEET||Fleet, Elvetham Heath||Hart|
|GU52||FLEET||Church Crookham, Crookham Village||Hart|
- "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)
- "Royal Mail Postcode Update 32". Beacon Dodsworth. Retrieved 24 November 2013.
- "New sectors and localities to 14 December 2012" (PDF). Royal Mail Address Management Unit. 20 December 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2 February 2015. Retrieved 20 December 2012.