Search by Postal Code Proximity

This table lists the postal code formats for various countries/sites that support item proximity searches. Sellers can pass in the PostalCode value in listing calls to specify where the item is located. And buyers can filter by PostalCode value when searching for items. If 'N/A' appears in the table below, that country does not support item proximity searches.

Postal Codes

eBay Site (SiteID value) Postal Code Format
Austria (16) 4-digit numeric string
Australia (15) 4-digit numeric string
Belgium (French language) (23) 4-digit numeric string
Belgium (Dutch language) (123) 4-digit numeric string
Canada (English language) (2) 6-digit alphanumeric string
Canada (French language) (210) 6-digit alphanumeric string
Switzerland (193) 4-digit numeric string
Germany (77) 5-digit numeric string
Spain (186) 5-digit numeric string
France (71) 5-digit numeric string
Hong Kong (201) N/A
Ireland (205) N/A
Italy (101) 5-digit numeric string
Malaysia (207) 5-digit numeric string
Netherlands (146) 4-digit number and 2 letters (with or without a space between the number and letters)
Philippines (211) 4-digit numeric string
Poland (212) 5-digit numeric string
Singapore (216) 6-digit numeric string
United Kingdom (3) 5- to 8-digit alphanumeric string, w/space
United States (0) 5-digit numeric string