Template:Attached KML/BA postcode area
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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 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 very small parts of north-west Dorset and south Gloucestershire.


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, Swainswick Bath and North East Somerset, South Gloucestershire
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, Somerset, Wiltshire
BA3 RADSTOCK Radstock, Midsomer Norton, Holcombe, Coleford Bath and North East Somerset, Somerset
BA4 SHEPTON MALLET Shepton Mallet, Evercreech Somerset
BA5 WELLS Wells, Wookey, Westbury-sub-Mendip Somerset
BA6 GLASTONBURY Glastonbury, Baltonsborough, Meare, Westhay Somerset
BA7 CASTLE CARY Castle Cary, Ansford, Alford, Lovington Somerset
BA8 TEMPLECOMBE Templecombe, Henstridge, Horsington Somerset
BA9 BRUTON non-geographic[3][4]
BA9 WINCANTON Wincanton, Penselwood, Cucklington, Holton, Yarlington Somerset
BA10 BRUTON Bruton, Pitcombe, Redlynch, Brewham Somerset
BA11 FROME Frome, Beckington Somerset
BA12 WARMINSTER Warminster, Mere, Corsley, Zeals, Kilmington Wiltshire
BA13 WESTBURY Westbury, Chapmanslade Wiltshire
BA14 TROWBRIDGE Trowbridge Wiltshire
BA15 BRADFORD-ON-AVON Bradford-on-Avon, Winsley, Westwood, Monkton Farleigh, South Wraxall Wiltshire
BA16 STREET Street, Walton Somerset
BA20 YEOVIL Yeovil (centre and south) Somerset
BA21 YEOVIL Yeovil (north), Mudford Somerset, Dorset
BA22 YEOVIL Yeovil (west), East Coker, West Coker, Ilchester, Sparkford, Marston Magna, Halstock, Stoford, Clifton Maybank Somerset, Dorset


Template:Attached KML/BA postcode area
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BA postcode area map, showing postcode districts, post towns and neighbouring postcode areas.BH postcode areaBS postcode areaDT postcode areaSN postcode areaSP postcode areaTA postcode area
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 also


  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.