Template:Attached KML/DD postcode area
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DD is located in the United Kingdom
Coordinates: 56°32′35″N 2°51′18″W / 56.543°N 2.855°W / 56.543; -2.855
CountryUnited Kingdom
Postcode area
Postcode area name
Post towns9
Postcode districts11
Postcode sectors52
Postcodes (live)8,967
Postcodes (total)11,305
Statistics as at May 2020[1]

The DD postcode area, also known as the Dundee postcode area,[2] is a group of eleven postcode districts in eastern Scotland, within nine post towns. These cover Dundee and Angus (including Forfar, Arbroath, Brechin, Carnoustie, Kirriemuir and Montrose), plus part of north-east Fife (including Newport-on-Tay and Tayport) and small parts of Perth and Kinross and Aberdeenshire.


The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area(s)
DD1 DUNDEE Most of the city centre, the University and the Riverside Dundee
DD2 DUNDEE The West of the city including Lochee, Blackness, Ninewells, Menzieshill, Charleston, Balgay, Ardler and Logie Dundee, Perth and Kinross
DD3 DUNDEE The northwest of the city including St Marys, Downfield and Kirkton, and the inner city areas of Strathmartine, Coldside and the Hilltown Dundee, Angus
DD4 DUNDEE The inner city area of Stobswell and Craigie, and the northeast of the city including Pitkerro, Douglas, Fintry and Whitfield Dundee, Angus
DD5 DUNDEE The east of the city including Broughty Ferry, Barnhill and Monifieth Dundee, Angus
DD6 NEWPORT-ON-TAY Newport-on-Tay, Wormit, Balmerino, Gauldry Fife
DD7 CARNOUSTIE Carnoustie Angus
DD8 FORFAR Forfar, Glamis, Letham Angus
DD9 BRECHIN Brechin, Edzell Angus
DD10 MONTROSE Montrose, St Cyrus, Inverbervie, Hillside, Gourdon Angus, Aberdeenshire
DD11 ARBROATH Arbroath, Friockheim Angus


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DD postcode area map, showing postcode districts, post towns and neighbouring postcode areas.AB postcode areaKY postcode areaPH postcode area
DD postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby AB, KY and PH 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)