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:
Change of Address (with new address) check
Moved Away (without new address) check
Mailing Preference Service (MPS) check
Customers need a set of credentials to access the service.
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
|Address validation status||
A numeric status code of the record. Following value ranges are
|AddressCorrectionMessage||A humanly readable message about the address correction outcome.|
|IsNCOATracked||A boolean flag indicating if the person has moved to a new address.|
|IsNCOAFlagged||A boolean flag indicating if the person has moved away (with no known new address).|
|IsDeceased||A boolean flag indicating if the person is deceased.|
|IsDoNotMail||A boolean flag indicating if the person does not want to receive unsolicited mail.|
The component produces an outputstream that can be fed into another component.