No fixed abode

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People living and working on a boat may be "of no fixed abode", but are not homeless

In law, no fixed abode or without fixed abode is not having a fixed geographical location as a residence. This is applicable to several groups:

Mail may be handled Poste restante.

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Ships may have a mobile letter box, that can be placed on the dockside whilst a ship is moored in port or the crew are on shore leave, allowing the delivery of mail to those living on the ship—for as long as the vessel is in that port.

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