What are the official Canada Post abbreviations for municipalities in Prince Edward Island

    To meet addressing guidelines or to accommodate limitations on address fields in your database, you may need to adjust the names of towns, cities or communities with long names. 

    Canada Post has a list of official abbreviations for some municipalities in PEI with names longer than 13 characters.

    Use these official shortened names:

    • If your database fields cannot accommodate longer names.
    • To ensure the mailing address fits on a standard mailing label while meeting the addressing guidelines outlined by Canada Post.

    Find the official abbreviations for some municipalities in Prince Edward Island below.

    Municipality 13-character abbreviation 18-character abbreviation

    BLOOMFIELD STATION

    BLOOMFLD-STN

     

    CENTRAL BEDEQUE

    CENT-BEDEQUE

     

    MURRAY HARBOUR

    MURRAY-HBR

     

    NORTH WILTSHIRE

    N-WILTSHIRE

     

    WELLINGTON STATION

    WELLNGTON-STN