IG postcode area
|Ilford postcode area|
|Postcode area name||Ilford|
|Statistics as at February 2012|
The IG postcode area, also known as the Ilford postcode area, is a group of 11 postcode districts in
The area served includes much of the
The 'IG' is used instead of 'IL', as the latter could be confused with 'L11-L19' or 'LL1-9'. G was chosen in preference to J (or F as within the word Ilford) to reflect Chigwell and Barking in its area.
Mail is assigned to local Delivery Offices at Romford along with the E and RM postcode area mail.
The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:
|Postcode district||Coverage||Local authority area|
|IG8||WOODFORD GREEN||Redbridge, |
|IG9||BUCKHURST HILL||Epping Forest|