UK movers, deceased and mailing preferences check

This component provides Address Correction and Mail Suppression services for the United Kingdom / Great Britain. Use it to check that the name and address data you have about people is up to date and correct. The following Mail Suppression checks currently exist:

  1. Change of Address (with new address) check

  2. Moved Away (without new address) check

  3. Deceased check

  4. Mailing Preference Service (MPS) check


Customers need a set of credentials to access the service.

Address and Mail Suppression data sources

The service combines data of several sources, including Royal Mail, MPS and the Bereavement registry.

The service allows you to get a Price Quotation including summary statistics about the expected results before accepting it:


This component outputs name and address fields, in addition to the following indicators:

Table 5.3. DE movers and deceased check output

Output columnDescription
Address validation status A numeric status code of the record. Following value ranges are possible:
  1. 0 - 10 : The address is valid.

  2. 11 - 100 : The address was corrected.

  3. 101 - 500 : The address is invalid.

  4. 700 : The address was not processed / skipped.

AddressCorrectionMessageA humanly readable message about the address correction outcome.
IsNCOATrackedA boolean flag indicating if the person has moved to a new address.
IsNCOAFlaggedA boolean flag indicating if the person has moved away (with no known new address).
IsDeceasedA boolean flag indicating if the person is deceased.
IsDoNotMailA boolean flag indicating if the person does not want to receive unsolicited mail.

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The component produces an outputstream that can be fed into another component.