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Searching the interactive map

You can use the interactive map to search for places and locations in Surrey.

The controls for searching are in the search for section on the left of the map. You can search for addresses, postcodes, streets, locations and the content of layers.

Interactive map search 

How to search for an address

  • Click the address option. A new window will appear.
  • Enter some or all of the address. For best results, use one of the following combinations:
            Building name/number and postcode
            Building name/number with street name and village/town

        You can enter part of a name for organisations, streets or towns but you have to enter at least the first three characters of any name.
        You can enter full or partial postcodes (make sure to include the space in the postcode eg AA9 9AA. Partial postcodes must include the first part and the first number of the second part eg AA9 9).

  • Click the search button.
  • A list of results will be displayed. You can click the zoom to link next to any of the results to see it on the map.

How to search for a postcode

  • Click the postcode option. A new window will appear.
  • Enter some or all of the postcode. You can enter full or partial postcodes. Make sure to include the space in the postcode eg AA9 9AA. Partial postcodes must include the first part and the first number of the second part eg AA9 9. Note that searching for a partial postcode may produce a very long list of results.
  • Click the search button.
  • A list of results will be displayed. You can click the zoom to link next to any of the results to see it on the map.

How to search for a street

  • Click the street option. A new window will appear.
  • Enter a street name. You can enter a partial street name but you must include at least the first three letters.
  • Click the search button.
  • A list of results will be displayed. You can sort the list by clicking on the column headings for street name or village/town. You can click the zoom to link next to any of the results to see it on the map.

How to search for a location

  • Click the location option. A new window will appear.
  • Click on the letter that your location starts with. Locations beginning with that letter will be listed in the window.
  • Click the location you want. The map will update to display that location.

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