a large user postcode in Lancaster, Lancashire

LA1 1SF Location Map


Latitude: 54.0457 / 54°2'44"N

Longitude: -2.8033 / 2°48'11"W

OS Eastings: 347497

OS Northings: 461382

OS Grid: SD474613

Mapcode National: GBR 8PVN.WG

Mapcode Global: WH846.XK8V

Open Location Code: 9C6V25WW+7M

Geographic coordinates are the approximate centre of the area covered by LA1 1SF, and are not necessarily those of any specific postal address within it.

Regent Street, Lancaster LA1 1SF


LA1 1SF is a large user postcode in Lancaster, Lancashire. It was first introduced in January 1980.

'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:
Lancaster Girls Grammar School, Regent Street, Lancaster LA1 1SF.

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.

The average commercial rateable value is £158,000. The most common recorded business type is School.

Lancaster is a city, which had a population of 48,085 in the 2011 census.

LA1 1SF is in the Lancaster and Morecambe travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the North Lancashire Teaching Primary Care Trust.

LA1 1SF has a Healthy Living Index of 6/10 (Moderate).

LA1 1SF has a Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index of 10/10 (Very high), and an Area Retail Diversity Index of 3/10 (Low). Supermarkets near LA1 1SF include Aldi, Asda, Booths, Co-Operative Food, Farmfoods, Iceland, Lidl and Sainsbury's. (Source: Open Streetmap)

LA1 1SF is approximately 26m (85ft) above sea level.

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LA1 1SF is less than five miles from the coast

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of LA1 1SF 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.

District Council

Lancaster City Council




Nicholas Wilkinson (Green)
Dave Brookes (Green)

County Council

Lancashire County Council

Electoral Division

Lancaster East

County Councillors

Lizzi Collinge (Labour)
Lizzi Collinge (Labour)

United Kingdom Parliament


Lancaster and Fleetwood


Cat Smith (Labour)

European Parliament

European Region

North West


Theresa Griffin (Labour)
Paul Nuttall ()
Jacqueline Foster (Conservative)
Wajid Khan (Labour)
Louise Bours ()
Julie Ward (Labour)
Sajjad Karim (Conservative)
Steven Woolfe ()

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for LA1 1SF.

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Broadband statistics for commercial properties are less reliable than for domestic properties, as businesses are more likely to have other forms of Internet access that are not classified as 'Broadband'.


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Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for LA1 1SF

District council ward
District council
Lancaster City Council
County council
Lancashire County Council
UK Parliament constituency
Lancaster and Fleetwood
European region
North West

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