List of South African Postal Codes by Province. The South African postal codes become important during most online transactions.
Places such as Johannesburg, Capetown, Pretoria, Aberdeen, Alberton, and many other cities demand postal code to complete some online transactions.
South African Postal codes are used in all the provinces, you may want to ask, What is the Postal code for South Africa?
Many South African internet users ask if the South African Postal Code is +27? It is not rather, it is the official international dialing code for all phone numbers used in South Africa.
South African Zip Codes
The South African Zip code contains four digits from 0001 – 9999. Zip codes for popular South African cities include; Pretoria/Tshwane 0001/0002, Johannesburg 2000/2001, Port Elizabeth is 6000/6001 and Cape Town is 8000/8001.
South African Postal Codes
Postal codes are used to map out and specify the different regions within a country. There are different codes for all areas in South Africa. These postal codes vary from city and locality within the provinces of South Africa.
South African Postal Code By Province
The table below contains a list of South Africa Postal Code for all South African Provinces.
|Postal Code Range||Area|
(Gauteng, Mpumalanga, most of North West, Limpopo)
|0300–0499||North West—northern part|
|0500–0698||Limpopo—south and west|
|0699–0999||Limpopo—north and east|
|1400–1699||Gauteng—East Rand / Ekurhuleni Metro|
|1700–1799||Gauteng—West Rand, Mogale City/Krugersdorp, Roodepoort (now part of Johannesburg)|
|1800–1999||Gauteng—Soweto and Vereeniging/Vanderbijlpark Region (Motsweding)|
|2000–2199||Gauteng—Johannesburg (original Johannesburg, Randburg, Sandton)|
|2500–2899||Northwest Province—southern and central|
(KwaZulu-Natal, the eastern part of Eastern Cape)
|3200–3299||KwaZulu-Natal—Pietermaritzburg and surrounds|
|3600–3799||KwaZulu-Natal—Region between Durban and Pietermaritzburg, including satellite towns, such as Westville.|
|3800–3999||KwaZulu-Natal—Zululand Region (including Richards Bay)|
|4000–4099||KwaZulu-Natal—Durban / Ethekwini (original area)|
|4500–4730||KwaZulu-Natal—Griqualand East and Umzimkulu|
(Eastern Cape, eastern parts of Western Cape)
|4731–5199||Eastern Cape—Former Transkei|
|5200–5299||Eastern Cape—East London|
|5300–5499||Eastern Cape—historical “Border” region|
|5500–5999||Eastern Cape—Northern part|
|6000–6099||Eastern Cape—Port Elizabeth|
|6100–6499||Eastern Cape—Western part|
Western Region Postal Code (Western Cape and western part of Northern Cape)
|6500–6699||Western Cape—Garden Route and Oudtshoorn area|
|6700–6899||Western Cape—Klein Karoo|
|6900–7099||Western Cape—Great Karoo|
|7100–7299||Western Cape—Area south-east of Cape Town|
|7300–7399||Western Cape—West Coast|
|7400–7599||Western Cape—Northern parts of Cape Metropole|
|7600–7699||Western Cape—Areas East of Cape Town, such as Stellenbosch|
|7700–8099||Western Cape—Cape Town and Cape Peninsula|
|8100–8299||Northern Cape—Namaqualand Region|
Central Region Postal Code (Northern Cape and Free State)
|8300–8799||Northern Cape—Eastern Part|
|8800–8999||Northern Cape—Gordonia Region|
|9000–9299||formerly assigned to South West Africa|
|9300–9399||Free State—Bloemfontein and surrounds|
|9400–9699||Free State—Northern Free State|
|9700–9899||Free State—Eastern Free State|
|9900–9999||Free State—Southern Free State|
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