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Postcodes and Phone Numbers


Postcodes and Phone Numbers—Aid the Shipment Process

Accurate postcodes and phone numbers are essential for a smooth and speedy DHL Express delivery! Get tips and search for details to complete your documents.

Tips to Guide Your Shipment

When completing your DHL waybill, other documents or when using our online shipping service, it is essential to include correct postcodes as well as contact phone numbers for both shipper and receiver.


How to search for postcodes


Step 1:

Check the Postcode Format Table to determine if the postcode is mandatory for your receiver country.

Step 2:

If postcode is required and is not included in receiver's address or you are unsure of its accuracy, search the Embassy World siteExternal Link / New Window: Embassy World which contains information on postcodes/zip codes for most countries.


How to search for phone numbers

If you don’t have your receiver’s phone number, search the Embassy World siteExternal Link / New Window: Embassy World which contains phone directories for most countries.


Disclaimer: DHL has not verified the information contained in any external websites. DHL is not responsible for the accuracy or completeness of such information and any consequences of relying upon such information.
 
 

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