AB12 5LF

a large user postcode in Blairs, Aberdeenshire

AB12 5LF Location Map


Latitude: 57.0989 / 57°5'55"N

Longitude: -2.1951 / 2°11'42"W

OS Eastings: 388276

OS Northings: 800894

OS Grid: NJ882008

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR XL.1VL8

Mapcode Global: WH9QW.7TYT

Plus Code: 9C9V3RX3+GW

Maidenhead Locator System: IO87vc63

What Three Birds: petrel.hobby.waxwing

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Marker point and cooordinate accuracy: Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean.

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Ridley Avenue, Aberdeen AB12 5LF


AB12 5LF is a large user postcode in Blairs, Aberdeenshire. It was first introduced in June 1996.

'Large User' postcodes are allocated to organisations which receive large amounts of post. Unlike standard geographic postcodes, which cover up to 80 addresses, a large user postcode is unique to a single address.

To the best of our knowledge, the current address of this postcode is:
Blairs College, Blairs, Aberdeen AB12 5LF.

The geographic coordinates assigned to a large user postcode may not necessarily be the actual coordinates of the location to which mail is delivered. If the address is a PO Box, then the coordinates will usually be the Royal Mail sorting office which handles mail for that postcode. In other cases, the coordinates of the postcode may be the headquarters, or registered office, of an organisation rather than the building which receives mail.

AB12 5LF is in the Aberdeen travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Aberdeenshire Community Health Partnership Primary Care Trust.

AB12 5LF is approximately 53m (174ft) above sea level.

Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing AB12 5LF

1a2: Rural Residents - Farming Communities - Established Farming Communities

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for AB12 5LF

Scotland 6: a small town or large village, within 30 minutes drive of a settlement of 10,000 or more

Healthy Living Index

7/10 (High)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

1/10 (Very low)

Area Retail Diversity Index

4/10 (Low)

Supermarkets near AB12 5LF include Co-Operative Food. (Source: OpenStreetMap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of AB12 5LF 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 or by-elections held recently.

Unitary Authority

Aberdeenshire Council


North Kincardine


David Aitchison (SNP)
Mel Sullivan (Liberal Democrat)
Shirley Burnett (Conservative)
Catherine Victor (SNP)

Scottish Parliament


North East Scotland

Regional MSPs

Bill Bowman (Conservative)
Peter Chapman (Conservative)
Liam Kerr (Conservative)
Lewis Macdonald (Labour)
Jenny Marra (Labour)
Tom Mason (Conservative)
Mike Rumbles (Liberal Democrat)


Scottish Parliament constituency

Aberdeen South and North Kincardine


Maureen Watt (SNP)

United Kingdom Parliament


West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine


Andrew Bowie (Conservative)

Broadband Internet

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Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for AB12 5LF

Data Zone
Dunecht, Durris and Drumoak - 01
Intermediate Zone
Dunecht, Durris and Drumoak
Intermediate Zone
Dunecht, Durris and Drumoak
Health Board area
Local Authority
Local Authority Ward
North Kincardine
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
European Electoral Region
Travel to Work Area
Police Force Area
Local Authority
Local Authority Ward
Lower Deeside

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