Names and codes for Administrative Geography
Information on administrative geographies can be found in the downloads below, and in the Beginner's Guide section of the website.
Names and codes files are in CSV format, with accompanying metadata in HTML format. CSV files can be read in MS Excel format and all common database applications, HTML files can be displayed in any internet browser.
Availability and Cost
Files can be downloaded free of charge from the Downloads section. Only the latest versions of files are available to download, but earlier versions may be available on request - please contact us.
Government Office Regions 4.9 Kb ZIP
Counties 4.6 Kb ZIP
Wards 70.7 Kb ZIP
Parishes 87.2 Kb ZIP
Unitary Authorities 9.2 Kb ZIP
Wards 15.7 Kb ZIP
Communities (Welsh equivalent of parishes) 43.2 Kb ZIP
Council Areas 5 Kb ZIP
Wards 21.2 Kb ZIP
District Council Areas 4.6 Kb ZIP
Wards 9.1 Kb ZIP