Address validation will speed up the checkout process by making it easy for online New Zealand customers to accurately find and autofill their address information with a couple of keystrokes using Addy's address finder NZ plugin. Users will be delighted with fuzzy address searching that will fix spelling mistakes and typos to reduce friction and increase conversion rates.
Addy's address services are cloud based and updated frequently to serve the freshest data through our real-time address finder. Addy is distributed across multiple datacentres and cities to provide highly available and scalable address solutions to suite the need of enterprise corporations and government organisations.
Type in a New Zealand address below to see how fast and easy it is to validate and autocomplete an address form.
The following address data is available for . Visit the Address Details API page for more information.
|Property||Address Lookup Value||Description|
|id||Unique Addy identifier|
|dpid||Unique NZ Post identifier. This property can be null for a non-mail deliverable address|
|linzid||Unique Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) identifier|
|parcelid||Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) parcel identifier (NZ Parcels)|
|meshblock||Unique Statistics New Zealand (Stats NZ) identifier to match census data|
|number||Street number. Street number will be "80" in case of "80A Queen Street"|
|numberfull||Street number with a short unit prefix or suffix. E.g. "2/80" or "80A"|
|numberdisplay||Street number with a long unit prefix or suffix. E.g. "Flat 2, 80" or "Suite 2, 80"|
|rdnumber||Rural delivery number (postal only) for rural addresses|
|alpha||Street alpha e.g. "A" in the case of "80A Queen Street"|
|unittype||Type of unit e.g. "FLAT" in "FLAT 3, 80 Queen Street"|
|unitnumber||Unit number e.g. "3" in "FLAT 3, 80 Queen Street"|
|floor||Floor number e.g. "Floor 5" in "Floor 5, 80 Queen Street"|
|street||Street name. The name of the street / road, including prefix|
|city||Name of the town or city provided by Land Information New Zealand (LINZ)|
|mailtown||Name of the town or city provided by NZ Post|
|territory||Territorial authority of the address. See districts of NZ|
|region||Regional authority of the address. See regions of NZ|
|postcode||NZ Post code used for defining an area|
|building||Name of the building|
|full||Full display name or label for an address|
|displayline||One line address display name|
|address1||Line 1 in a 4 address field form|
|address2||Line 2 in a 4 address field form|
|address3||Line 3 in a 4 address field form|
|address4||Line 4 in a 4 address field form|
|type||Address Type (Urban, Rural, PostBox, NonPostal)|
|boxbagnumber||The PO Box number for PO Box addresses|
|boxbaglobby||NZ Post outlet or agency where the PO Box is located|
|x||Longitude coordinates in WGS84 format|
|y||Latitude coordinates in WGS84 format|
|modified||Last updated date|
|paf||True/False to indicate if the address was sourced from PAF (or LINZ = false)|
|deleted||True/False to indicate if the address was deleted from the source (PAF or LINZ)|
With validated addresses, your business can save comprehensive address information in your database for a variety of use cases such as:
Adding address validation to your website, application or mobile application is really easy and you don't have to be a software developer.
Choose from the following installation options:
Need help or have development questions? Get in contact with us, we provide full support to get you up and running.