Information on other geographies can be found in the downloads below, and in the Beginner's Guide section of the website.
Names and codes files are in CSV or DBF format, with accompanying metadata in HTML format.
CSV and DBF files can be read in MS Excel format and all common database applications, HTML files can be displayed in any internet browser.
The files that can be downloaded from this page, all contain the new 9 character coding as well as the old style coding.
For further information please see the Code History Database.
Please note that Northern Ireland has not adopted the 9 character coding at present, so any information will still be in the current style coding.
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Files can be downloaded free of charge by following the links below.
Only the latest versions of files are available to download, but earlier versions may be available on request - please contact us.
Travel to Work Areas (United Kingdom)
(23.4 Kb ZIP)
National Parks (Great Britain) (5.3 Kb ZIP)
Registration Districts (England and Wales) (7.2 Kb ZIP)
Local Education Authorities (England and Wales) (6.3 Kb ZIP)
Local Learning and Skills Council (England) (5.2 Kb ZIP)
Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (DCELLS) (Wales) (4.7 Kb ZIP)
Enterprise Regions (Scotland) (4.7 Kb ZIP)
Education and Library Boards (Northern Ireland) (4.1 Kb ZIP)