BA postcode area

Postcode district boundaries:

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The BA postcode area, also known as the Bath postcode area,[2] is a group of nineteen postcode districts in South West England, within sixteen post towns. These cover east Somerset (including Bath, Yeovil, Bruton, Castle Cary, Frome, Glastonbury, Radstock, Shepton Mallet, Street, Templecombe, Wells and Wincanton) and west Wiltshire (including Bradford on Avon, Trowbridge, Warminster and Westbury), plus a very small part of north-west Dorset.

BA is located in the United Kingdom
Coordinates: 51°13′19″N 2°25′16″W / 51.222°N 2.421°W / 51.222; -2.421
CountryUnited Kingdom
Postcode area
Postcode area name
Post towns16
Postcode districts19
Postcode sectors81
Postcodes (live)15,136
Postcodes (total)19,944
Statistics as at May 2020[1]


The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area(s)
BA1 BATH Bath north of the Avon, Batheaston, Bathford Bath and North East Somerset
BA2 BATH Bath south of the Avon, Farmborough, Timsbury, Peasedown St John, Wellow, Hinton Charterhouse, Norton St Philip, Freshford, Limpley Stoke Bath and North East Somerset, Mendip, Wiltshire
BA3 RADSTOCK Radstock, Midsomer Norton, Holcombe, Coleford Bath and North East Somerset, Mendip
BA4 SHEPTON MALLET Shepton Mallet Mendip
BA5 WELLS Wells Mendip
BA6 GLASTONBURY Glastonbury Mendip
BA7 CASTLE CARY Castle Cary, Ansford, Alford, Lovington South Somerset
BA8 TEMPLECOMBE Templecombe, Henstridge, Horsington South Somerset
BA9 BRUTON non-geographic[3][4]
BA9 WINCANTON Wincanton, Penselwood, Cucklington, Holton, Yarlington South Somerset
BA10 BRUTON Bruton, Pitcombe, Redlynch, Brewham South Somerset
BA11 FROME Frome Mendip
BA12 WARMINSTER Warminster Wiltshire
BA13 WESTBURY Westbury Wiltshire
BA14 TROWBRIDGE Trowbridge Wiltshire
BA15 BRADFORD-ON-AVON Bradford-on-Avon, Winsley, Westwood, Monkton Farleigh, South Wraxall Wiltshire
BA16 STREET Street, Walton Mendip
BA20 YEOVIL Yeovil (centre and south) South Somerset
BA21 YEOVIL Yeovil (north), Mudford South Somerset, Dorset
BA22 YEOVIL Yeovil (west), East Coker, West Coker, Ilchester, Sparkford, Marston Magna, Halstock, Stoford, Clifton Maybank South Somerset, Dorset


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BA postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby BH, BS, DT, SN, SP and TA postcode areas.

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "ONS Postcode Directory Version Notes" (ZIP). National Statistics Postcode Products. Office for National Statistics. May 2020. Table 2. Retrieved 19 June 2020. Coordinates from mean of unit postcode points, "Code-Point Open". OS OpenData. Ordnance Survey. February 2012. Retrieved 21 April 2012.
  2. ^ Royal Mail, Address Management Guide, (2004)
  3. ^ "Non Geographic Codes" (PDF). Royal Mail Address Management Unit. July 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on 16 September 2012. Retrieved 25 October 2012.
  4. ^ "New sectors and localities to 19 October 2012" (PDF). Royal Mail Address Management Unit. 19 October 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on 13 May 2013. Retrieved 25 October 2012.

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