On the off chance that you usually perform lost of tasks online, then you must have come across zip codes when filling a form. Wherever you are in Ghana, regardless of whether Ho, Kumasi, Accra, Sunyani or Tamale, you might be required to enter a postal district at most online shop outlets for conveyance to be affirmed.
First of all, for the benefit of those who do not know what zip code is, Zip Code is a postal code used by the United States Postal Service (USPS) in a system it introduced in 1963. The term ZIP is an acronym for Zone Improvement Plan; it was chosen to suggest that the mail travels more efficiently and quickly (zipping along) when senders use the code in the postal address.
The basic format consists of five digits. An extended ZIP+4 code was introduced in 1983 which includes the five digits of the ZIP Code, followed by a hyphen and four additional digits that reference a more specific location. The term ZIP Code was originally registered as a servicemark by the U.S. Postal Service, but its registration has since expired.
The most widely recognised zip codes in Ghana are 00233, 23321, or 233+ but what is the actual Ghana zip code? Ghana zip codes and postal codes represents a lot of code that is utilised in sending letters, presents and conveyances on different areas.
In Ghana, we have GhanaPost Gps app, which should provide you with your current location Ghana Zip Code or Ghana Postal Code. The app is a simple addressing system for every Ghanaian who downloads and install the app on their smartphone.
In any case, when you are filling a form, and you are asked to provide your zip or postal code, you should be quite certain. The Ghana Postal Code alone won’t convey the package to you. You have to incorporate your zone name just as important landmarks on the off chance that you don’t believe your home address.
Note 233 is not Ghana zip code or Postal code, it is Ghana International Calling Code which is only used in Ghana. I know that some of you will be asking what to use when filling a form online or when shopping online, the best option is to download the GhanaPostGPS app.
If you always get confused when you are asked to fill in your zip code or your postal code either on a shopping website(E-commerce) or while filling an online form, I’m sure you won’t get confused again after reading this post.