KW15 1ZT

a residential postcode in Orkney Islands

KW15 1ZT Location Map


Latitude: 58.9844 / 58°59'3"N

Longitude: -2.9501 / 2°57'0"W

OS Eastings: 345487

OS Northings: 1011195

OS Grid: HY454111

Mapcode National: GBR M42Z.P7Y

Mapcode Global: WH7C4.NFCV

Open Location Code: 9CCVX2MX+QW

Geographic coordinates are the approximate centre of the area covered by KW15 1ZT, and are not necessarily those of any specific postal address within it.


KW15 1ZT is a residential postcode in Orkney Islands. It was first introduced in January 2016.

The most common council tax bands are F and E.

KW15 1ZT is in the Orkney Islands travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Orkney Community Health Partnership Primary Care Trust.

KW15 1ZT has a Healthy Living Index of 5/10 (Moderate).

KW15 1ZT has a Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index of 6/10 (Moderate), and an Area Retail Diversity Index of 1/10 (Very low). Supermarkets near KW15 1ZT include Co-Operative Food, Lidl and Tesco. (Source: Open Streetmap)

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KW15 1ZT is less than five miles from the coast

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of KW15 1ZT are represented at different levels of local, regional and national government by elected representatives. Where known, these are shown here.

This data is updated approximately monthly, and may not necessarily take account of the results of any elections held recently.

Please note! Local elections were held across much of the UK on 2nd May 2019, and elections to the European parliament are scheduled to be held on 23rd May 2019. The list of elected representatives shown here will be updated as soon as possible after the election results are published, but you should not rely on them in the short term.

Unitary Authority

Orkney Islands Council


Kirkwall East


John Scott (Independent)
Gwenda Shearer (Independent)
Steven Heddle (Independent)
David Dawson (Independent)

Scottish Parliament


Highlands and Islands

Regional MSPs

Donald Cameron (Conservative)
John Finnie (Green)
Rhoda Grant (Labour)
Jamie Halcro Johnston (Conservative)
Edward Mountain (Conservative)
David Stewart (Labour)
Maree Todd (SNP)


Scottish Parliament constituency

Orkney Islands


Liam McArthur (Liberal Democrat)

United Kingdom Parliament


Orkney and Shetland


Mr Alistair Carmichael (Liberal Democrat)

European Parliament

European Region



Ian Hudghton (SNP)
David Martin (Labour)
Baroness Nosheena Mobarik CBE (Conservative)
Alyn Smith (SNP)
Catherine Stihler (Labour)
David Coburn ()

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for KW15 1ZT.

Full fibre availability
Ultrafast broadband availability
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Premises unable to receive 30Mbits/s
Premises unable to receive 10Mbits/s
Premises unable to receive 5Mbits/s
Premises unable to receive 2Mbits/s
Premises below Universal Service Obligation
  • Definitions
  • Ultrafast: 300Mbit/s or greater
  • Superfast: 30Mbit/s to less than 300Mbit/s
  • Universal Service Obligation: Download speeds at or above 10Mbit/s and upload speeds at or above 1Mbit/s


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Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for KW15 1ZT

Unitary Authority
Orkney Islands Council
Unitary Authority ward (UTW)
Kirkwall East
UK Parliament constituency
Orkney and Shetland
European region

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