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Royal Mail ‘should make postcode address data available for free’
Open Data User Group argues that removing charge for location details of 29m UK residences would benefit business
If it costs GBP 24 million a year to maintain and administer this, then RM needs to be compensated. That’s simply fair to the rate payers. But that sounds like an awful lot. The USPS does it for a bit over USD10 million a year, or less than 1/3rd the price. Perhaps RM should outsource the job.