Street naming and numbering
and emergency services, and the general public, need an efficient
means of referencing and locating properties, so the address of a property is an important issue.
We are the street naming and numbering authority for the Dacorum area. The address management
service provides the principal point of contact for all address
issues. These include:
- Addresses for new developments and
- Change of house name
- Adding a house name to a numbered
- Renaming streets and renumbering
- Address problems and queries
- Cleansing the Local Land and Property
If you are a developer of a
new property, you should contact the Address Management section as
soon as you start work on site.
A single property or small
development will usually be named and numbered into the existing
street. A larger development will require a new development and/or
Once the address issued, the
information is sent to all public utilities, emergency services, H
M Land Registry, Hertfordshire County Council and all our relevant departments. You will also be sent a copy
of the registered address from which we would ask you to inform
your prospective purchasers of their new property address.
Apply for a new street name or house number
If you have any queries or you'd like more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
or phone 01442 228146.
Please see our Address Management policy, below.
Address Management Policy (PDF 98 KB)
Have you moved house?
If you have recently moved house and would like to update your details, please go to our moving house page.