Singapore Postal Code Guide: How to read & Formatting

Singapore Postal Code Guide: How to read & Formatting

What is the Singapore Postal Code?

A postal code/post code, is a series of digits included in postal addresses to facilitate the sorting of mail.

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The 6-digital postal code system was introduced on 1 Sep 1995 by Singpost, assigning a unique postal code to every building in Singapore for the convenience of mailing purposes.

How to read & Interpret Postal Codes in Singapore?

Postal codes in Singapore are made up of the section code & the delivery point.
The first 2 numbers of the postal code stands represent the section code, the remaining 4 numbers represent a specific delivery point within the sector.

I.e For Singapore Postal code: 060333

“06” being the section code & “0333” being the delivery point.

Singpost has a postal code finder, here.

Which allows you to search by landmark, PO box, street names & building names.

Singapore postal code map

Postal code map, also known as district code map.

Postal DistrictPostal Sector
(1st 2 digits of postal codes)
General Location
101, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06Raffles Place, Cecil, Marina, People’s Park
207, 08Anson, Tanjong Pagar
314, 15, 16Queenstown, Tiong Bahru
409, 10Telok Blangah, Harbourfront
511, 12, 13Pasir Panjang, Hong Leong Garden, Clementi New Town
617High Street, Beach Road (part)
718, 19Middle Road, Golden Mile
820, 21Little India
922, 23Orchard, Cairnhill, River Valley
1024, 25, 26, 27Ardmore, Bukit Timah, Holland Road, Tanglin
1128, 29, 30Watten Estate, Novena, Thomson
1231, 32, 33Balestier, Toa Payoh, Serangoon
1334, 35, 36, 37Macpherson, Braddell
1438, 39, 40, 41Geylang, Eunos
1542, 43, 44, 45Katong, Joo Chiat, Amber Road
1646, 47, 48Bedok, Upper East Coast, Eastwood, Kew Drive
1749, 50, 81Loyang, Changi
1851, 52Tampines, Pasir Ris
1953, 54, 55, 82Serangoon Garden, Hougang, Punggol
2056, 57Bishan, Ang Mo Kio
2158, 59Upper Bukit Timah, Clementi Park, Ulu Pandan
2260, 61, 62, 63, 64Jurong
2365, 66, 67, 68Hillview, Dairy Farm, Bukit Panjang, Choa Chu Kang
2469, 70, 71Lim Chu Kang, Tengah
2572, 73Kranji, Woodgrove
2677, 78Upper Thomson, Springleaf
2775, 76Yishun, Sembawang
2879, 80Seletar
* Source – Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) of Singapore

For more about Singapore District Map, click here.

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