Postcode BN12 4AQ (Worthing) Terminated December 2018

Map showing BN12 4AQ and nearby postcodes

The postcode BN12 4AQ is located in Worthing, in the county of West Sussex. It was introduced in January 1980 and terminated in December 2018.BN12 4AQ is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

BN12 4AQ is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 5.7 on the scale of the index of deprivation (where 10 are the least deprived and 0 are the most deprived areas). The 2011 UK census classified the residents of BN12 4AQ as Urbanites > Ageing urban living > Delayed retirement.

The closest road name to BN12 4AQ is Douglas Avenue which is centered 141 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Wallace Avenue and is 129 m away. The closest railway station is Durrington-on-Sea Rail Station, 748 m away.

The closest primary school to BN12 4AQ (for ages 11 and under) is Elm Grove Primary School, Worthing. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on June 20, 2018.

The local pub for residents of BN12 4AQ is Georgi Fin and is 24 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on January 15, 2022. The nearest takeaway food is available from Delice Peri Peri and is 24 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on April 19, 2022.

Policing for BN12 4AQ is covered by the Sussex police force association and West Sussex is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to BN12 4AQ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to BN12 4AQ, and the approximate distance away.

Douglas Avenue 141 m
Douglas Close 141 m
Brooklyn Avenue 223 m
Robson Road 232 m
Trent Road 232 m
Elm Grove 236 m
St Raphael Road 237 m
Bruce Avenue 244 m
Bruce Way 266 m
George V Avenue 276 m
Ardale Close 281 m
Pembroke Avenue 285 m
Rose Walk 322 m
The Drive 350 m
Ripley Road 397 m


Information about the postcode BN12 4AQ

Introduction January 1980
Termination December 2018
User Type Large User - allocated to single addresses receiving at least 500 mail items per day

Local Schools

School OFSTED ratings, last inspection dates, student age ranges and approximate distance from BN12 4AQ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Elm Grove Primary School, Worthing Good
(June 20, 2018)
203 m
West Park CofE Primary (Controlled) School Good
(December 4, 2019)
883 m
Goring-By-Sea CofE (Aided) Primary School Good
(May 10, 2018)
1.31 km
Field Place Infant School Requires improvement
(September 22, 2021)
1.34 km
Orchards Junior School Good
(September 12, 2018)
1.34 km
Palatine Primary School Good
(December 5, 2017)
1.41 km
Thomas A Becket Infant School Good
(July 4, 2019)
1.54 km
English Martyrs Catholic Primary School, Worthing Requires improvement
(May 9, 2019)
1.62 km
Heene CofE Primary School Requires improvement
(July 11, 2018)
1.62 km
Oak Grove College Good
(January 10, 2019)
1.64 km
Durrington High School Good
(March 22, 2017)
1.64 km
Educate U 1.65 km
St Mary's Catholic Primary School Good
(October 17, 2019)
1.66 km
Thomas A Becket Junior School Good
(December 5, 2018)
1.67 km
Our Lady of Sion School 1.8 km
Worthing High School Good
(March 11, 2020)
1.87 km
Reflections Small School Good
(May 24, 2018)
1.93 km
Hawthorns Primary School, Durrington Requires improvement
(October 7, 2021)
2.19 km
St Oscar Romero Catholic School Good
(March 6, 2018)
2.21 km
Bohunt School Worthing Good
(September 20, 2018)
2.32 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from BN12 4AQ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Bay Leaf Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 19, 2022
24 m
Delice Peri Peri Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
April 19, 2022
24 m
Georgi Fin Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
January 15, 2022
24 m
Goring News & Wine Retailers - other 5
Very Good
May 13, 2021
24 m
Shafiques Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
February 16, 2022
24 m
The Chip Shop Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
August 3, 2021
24 m
The Elephant in the Room Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 23, 2020
24 m
The Worthing Dementia Hub Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 3, 2022
24 m
Boots UK Ltd Retailers - other Exempt
January 8, 2020
52 m
Co-Op Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
February 9, 2022
52 m
Pixies Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 9, 2022
52 m
Ceres Health Food Store Retailers - other 5
Very Good
January 15, 2022
73 m
Costa Coffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 19, 2022
73 m
Lazy Brunch Kitchen Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 11, 2019
97 m
Pizza Hut Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
February 6, 2019
97 m
Spice I Am Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 26, 2020
97 m
Sugar Hut Sweets Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 11, 2021
97 m
Tesco Express Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
February 9, 2022
97 m
Worthing Fisheries Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
March 5, 2020
107 m
China Cottage Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
November 25, 2021
125 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to BN12 4AQ - Data from Apr 2022

Wallace Avenue Bus Stop/Station 129 m
Wallace Avenue Bus Stop/Station 132 m
Toby Carvery Bus Stop/Station 143 m
Rose Walk Bus Stop/Station 176 m
Toby Carvery Bus Stop/Station 181 m
West Worthing Rail Station Taxi Rank 870 m
Worthing Rail Station Taxi Rank 1.99 km
Montague Place Taxi Rank 2.21 km
Durrington-on-Sea Rail Station Rail 748 m
Durrington-on-Sea Rail Station Rail 761 m
West Worthing Rail Station Rail 841 m
Shoreham Brighton City Airport Air 8.18 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 41.59 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 41.63 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to BN12 4AQ - Data from Dec 2021

The Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.16 km
Northbrook Pond Inland Water 2.44 km
Street's Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.12 km
Garden Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.21 km
Mill Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.22 km
Titnore Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.71 km
Highdown Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.75 km
Goring Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.76 km
Highdown Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.77 km
Munery's Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.78 km
Cote Bottom Valley 3.85 km
Salvington Hill Hill Or Mountain 4.2 km
Potlands Copse Woodland Or Forest 4.21 km
Clapham Common Woodland Or Forest 4.24 km
Northdown Copse Woodland Or Forest 4.28 km


Country England
County West Sussex
Latitude 50.81365500
Longitude -0.40258600
OS Easting 512635
OS Northing 0102783
OS Positional Quality Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean

Index of Deprivation

Most Deprived
Least Deprived

Police Force Association



Westminster Parliamentary
Worthing West
County Electorial Division Worthing West ED
Electoral Ward Marine
Local Authority District Worthing
Region / Government Office Region South East
European Electoral Region South East
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Coast to Capital
Local Learning and Skills Council Sussex

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E07000229
Travel To Work Area Worthing


NHS England Region South East
Primary Care Trust
West Sussex
Cancer Alliance Surrey and Sussex
Strategic Health Authority
South East Coast
Sustainability and Transformation
Sussex Health and Care Partnership
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS West Sussex CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Urbanites
Group: Ageing urban living
Subgroup: Delayed retirement
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Brighton and Hove BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Worthing BUASD
Workplace Zone E33045317
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Worthing 012
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Worthing 012B
Output Area / Small Area 5B1