Global Sourcebook for International Data Management

                                         by Graham Rhind

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Palestinian Authority

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Please refer also to Israel.

Mail for the Palestinian Authority areas (West Bank and Gaza Strip) is routed through Israel.

For supplementary information, see links to post office home pages here External, to postal code pages here External and to other personal name and addressing issues pages here External.

Table of Contents

Palestinian Authority - Country information


International telephone access code


ISO 3166 country codes

Car nationality plate code

Internet country code


GRC Country Code


Palestinian Authority - Example address format


Post for the Palestinian Authority areas should contain the full address in Israeli format, with extra lines containing “Gaza Strip” or “West Bank”, and with the extra line “Via Israel”, in this way:


There are reports that international mail can now be routed through Jordan rather than through Israel and that work is under way to create a postal code system for the Palestinian areas. We will report on this when more information is available.

Every effort is made to keep this resource updated. If you find any errors, or have any questions or requests, please don't hesitate to contact the author.

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