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