Street naming and numbering (SNN) is a statutory function of local authorities. We have a legal responsibility to name and number streets and to approve and register official property addresses.
Street naming and property numbering guidance
Before submitting an application for a new development or address amendment, please read the street naming and property numbering guidance. This includes information about:
- naming new streets and numbering properties on those streets
- naming and numbering new properties or sub-divisions of existing properties
- naming, renaming or renumbering existing properties
- renaming or renumbering existing streets
- amending addresses due to internal or external development work resulting in a change of access
- legal information
- information about third party databases
For further information please email email@example.com (link sends e-mail).