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The M postcode area, also known as the Manchester postcode area, is a group of lots of postal districts in Greater Manchester, England.

The code covers three places: Manchester, Salford, and Sale. It covers parts of all Greater Manchester boroughs except for Stockport. All of Manchester is covered by the code, except for a small village called Ringway, which is in the WA postcode area. The postcode also includes nearly all of Salford and most of the borough of Trafford.


The code covers these districts:

Postal district Post town Coverage Local authority
M1 MANCHESTER Manchester central Manchester
M2 MANCHESTER Manchester central Manchester
M3 (Sectors 1, 2, 3, 4 and 9) MANCHESTER Manchester central Manchester
M3 (Sectors 5, 6 and 7) SALFORD Salford Quays Salford
M4 MANCHESTER Manchester central Manchester
M5 SALFORD Seedley, Weaste Salford
M6 SALFORD Claremont, Irlams O' Th' Height Salford
M7 SALFORD Higher Broughton, Cheetwood Salford, Manchester
M8 MANCHESTER Crumpsall, Cheetham Hill Manchester
M9 MANCHESTER Harpurhey, Blackley Manchester
M10 MANCHESTER Newton Heath Manchester
M11 MANCHESTER Clayton, Openshaw Manchester
M12 MANCHESTER Ardwick, Longsight Manchester
M13 MANCHESTER Longsight Manchester
M14 MANCHESTER Fallowfield, Moss Side, Ladybarn, Rusholme Manchester
M15 MANCHESTER Hulme, Manchester Science Park Manchester
M16 MANCHESTER Firswood, Moss Side, Old Trafford, Whalley Range Trafford, Manchester
M17 MANCHESTER Trafford Park, The Trafford Centre Trafford
M18 MANCHESTER Abbey Hey, Gorton Manchester
M19 MANCHESTER Levenshulme, Burnage Manchester
M20 MANCHESTER Didsbury, Withington Manchester
M21 MANCHESTER Chorlton Cum Hardy, Firswood Manchester
M22 MANCHESTER Wythenshawe, Northenden, Sharston Industrial Area Manchester
M23 MANCHESTER Baguley, Roundthorn Industrial Estate Manchester
M24 MANCHESTER Middleton, Alkrington Rochdale
M25 MANCHESTER Prestwich Bury
M26 MANCHESTER Radcliffe, Stoneclough Bury, Bolton
M27 MANCHESTER Swinton, Clifton, Pendlebury, Wardley Salford
M28 MANCHESTER Worsley, Walkden, Mosley Common, Wardley Industrial Estate Manchester, Salford
M29 MANCHESTER Tyldesley, Astley Wigan
M30 MANCHESTER Eccles Salford
M31 MANCHESTER Carrington, Partington Trafford
M32 MANCHESTER Stretford Trafford
M33 SALE Sale, Brooklands Trafford
M34 MANCHESTER Denton, Audenshaw Tameside
M35 MANCHESTER Failsworth, Castle Industrial Estate Oldham
M38 MANCHESTER Little Hulton Salford
M40 MANCHESTER Collyhurst, Miles Platting, Moston, New Moston, Newton Heath Manchester
M41 MANCHESTER Urmston Trafford
M43 MANCHESTER Droylsden Tameside
M44 MANCHESTER Irlam, Cadishead Trafford
M45 MANCHESTER Whitefield Bury
M46 MANCHESTER Atherton Wigan
M50 SALFORD Salford Quays Salford
M60 (Sectors 1 and 7) MANCHESTER Large user and PO Box (located geographically in M1) Manchester
M60 (Sectors 2 and 8) MANCHESTER Large user and PO Box (located geographically in M2) Manchester
M60 (Sectors 3 and 9) MANCHESTER Large user and PO Box (located geographically in M3) Manchester
M60 (Sectors 4 and 0) MANCHESTER Large user and PO Box (located geographically in M4) Manchester
M60 (Sectors 5 and 6) MANCHESTER Manchester X Manchester
M60 (part of sector 9 only, i.e. M3) SALFORD Large user and PO Box Salford
M90 MANCHESTER Manchester Airport Manchester
M99 MANCHESTER Manchester X; JD Williams (located geographically in M1 and M3) Manchester
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