Postcode SE12 0AQ (Lewisham)

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The postcode SE12 0AQ is located in Lewisham, in the county of Inner London. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SE12 0AQ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SE12 0AQ is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 2.4 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 SE12 0AQ as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Commuters with young families.

The closest road name to SE12 0AQ is Ratcliffe Close which is centered 25 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Kingshurst Road and is 84 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 2.98 km away at Lewisham DLR Station The closest railway station is Lee Rail Station, 567 m away.

The closest primary school to SE12 0AQ (for ages 11 and under) is Baring Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on February 12, 2019.

The local pub for residents of SE12 0AQ is The Crown and is 172 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on January 21, 2020. The nearest takeaway food is available from Golden Chicken and is 228 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on July 23, 2019.

Residents reported an average download speed of 74.4 Mbps and an average upload speed of 13.1 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 97.2% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 1.6 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.3 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for SE12 0AQ is covered by the Metropolitan Police police force association and Lewisham is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to SE12 0AQ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SE12 0AQ, and the approximate distance away.

Ratcliffe Close 25 m
Kingshurst Road 115 m
Horncastle Close 148 m
Burnt Ash Hill 208 m
Corona Road 225 m
Horncastle Road 231 m
Linchmere Road 232 m
Elwyn Gardens 257 m
Waite Davies Road 266 m
Danescombe 297 m
Summerfield Street 298 m
Harland Road 308 m
Wildwood Close 320 m
Ronver Road 335 m
Woodyates Road 419 m


Information about the postcode SE12 0AQ

Introduction January 1980
Termination n/a - Active Postcode
User Type Small User - may contain upto 100 addresses but 15 is more typical

Local Schools

School OFSTED ratings, last inspection dates, student age ranges and approximate distance from SE12 0AQ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Baring Primary School Good
(February 12, 2019)
273 m
St Winifred's RC Primary School Good
(October 11, 2018)
564 m
Colfe's School 660 m
Horn Park Primary School Good
(February 5, 2020)
718 m
Cooper's Lane Primary School Good
(February 21, 2017)
920 m
Brindishe Lee School Outstanding
(October 4, 2011)
946 m
Sandhurst Primary School Good
(March 29, 2019)
1.19 km
Riverston School 1.21 km
Trinity Church of England School, Lewisham Good
(October 20, 2021)
1.29 km
Brindishe Manor School Outstanding
(September 19, 2013)
1.32 km
Drumbeat School and ASD Service Good
(March 20, 2019)
1.4 km
Forster Park Primary School Good
(June 25, 2019)
1.49 km
The Young Women's Hub Requires improvement
(June 27, 2019)
1.5 km
Middle Park Primary School Good
(April 30, 2019)
1.5 km
King's Oak School Good
(May 2, 2019)
1.5 km
Haberdashers' Aske's Knights Temple Grove 1.51 km
Brindishe Green School Outstanding
(October 4, 2011)
1.64 km
Torridon Primary School Outstanding
(July 9, 2015)
1.66 km
Greenvale School Outstanding
(May 22, 2018)
1.68 km
Eltham College 1.73 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SE12 0AQ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
The Crown Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
January 21, 2020
172 m
Baring News Retailers - other 4
February 10, 2020
228 m
Cafe Lokum Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 13, 2020
228 m
Candid Lace Retailers - other 4
August 1, 2018
228 m
Golden Chicken Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
July 23, 2019
228 m
MRC Caribbean and European Cuisine Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
March 22, 2021
228 m
MSD Food and Wine Retailers - other 4
March 8, 2021
228 m
Polish Tavern Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
December 11, 2018
228 m
Barings Fish & Chips Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
February 6, 2019
263 m
Gokul Chemist Retailers - other Exempt
September 11, 2017
263 m
Lee Raj Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
December 11, 2018
263 m
Rose Chinese Takeaway Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
October 19, 2020
263 m
Chartwells at Baring Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
June 27, 2019
273 m
RMUK Wellbeing CIC Distributors/Transporters Awaiting Inspection
292 m
CO-OP Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
February 28, 2019
329 m
Favourable Chicken Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
June 17, 2019
329 m
WHISK AND THINGS LTD Other catering premises Awaiting Inspection
427 m
Little Pumpkins Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
October 5, 2021
434 m
Lane Tian Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 2
Needs Improvement
January 24, 2022
529 m
LEE PHARMACY Retailers - other Exempt
October 4, 2016
529 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SE12 0AQ - Data from Apr 2022

Kingshurst Road Bus Stop/Station 84 m
Horncastle Road Lewisham Bus Stop/Station 96 m
St Mildreds Road Bus Stop/Station 153 m
St Mildreds Road Bus Stop/Station 161 m
Harland Road Bus Stop/Station 196 m
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 2.98 km
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 2.99 km
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 3 km
Lee Rail Station Rail 567 m
Lee Rail Station Rail 604 m
Hither Green Rail Station Rail 1.43 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 4.65 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 4.66 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 4.7 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 34.26 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 34.36 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 34.4 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SE12 0AQ - Data from Dec 2021

Carter's Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.49 km
Lower Marvels Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.5 km
The Tarn Inland Water 2.56 km
Marvels Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.7 km
Fairy Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.81 km
Garden Wood Woodland Or Forest 3 km
Elmstead Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.09 km
Folly Pond Inland Water 3.2 km
The Paddock Urban Greenspace 3.3 km
High Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.33 km
Ash Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.4 km
Stumpshill Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.6 km
Rockpit Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.77 km
Castlewood Woodland Or Forest 3.79 km
Eltham Common Woodland Or Forest 3.93 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for SE12 0AQ - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 73.6 Mbps 74.4 Mbps 205 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 13.1 Mbps 29.97 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 8 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 19 5
30-300 Mbps 2.8% 92.5 15.9
300+ Mbps 97.2% - -

Gas Consumption

43 meters consuming 454,913 kWh - mean 10,579 kWh : median 7,389 kWh

Electricity Consumption

43 meters consuming 113,235 kWh - mean 2,633 kWh : median 2,387 kWh

Energy usage data for SE12 0AQ - Data from 2020


Country England
County Inner London
Latitude 51.44499100
Longitude 0.01640600
OS Easting 540227
OS Northing 0173706
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

Metropolitan Police


Westminster Parliamentary
Lewisham East
Electoral Ward Grove Park
Local Authority District Lewisham
Region / Government Office Region London
European Electoral Region London
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: London
Local Learning and Skills Council London East

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E09000023
Travel To Work Area London


NHS England Region London
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance South East London
Strategic Health Authority
Sustainability and Transformation
Our Healthier South East London
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS South East London CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Multicultural metropolitans
Group: Rented family living
Subgroup: Commuters with young families
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Lewisham BUASD
Workplace Zone E33035314
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Lewisham 023
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Lewisham 023C
Output Area / Small Area 4A3