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                                         by Graham Rhind

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Saint Kitts and Nevis

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Comprises the islands St Kitts External (St Christopher), Nevis External and Sombrero.

In a vote in August 1998, the inhabitants of Nevis narrowly failed to back secession from the federation. This vote may be repeated in the future. If successful, it would create two states from this federation.

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

Saint Kitts and Nevis - Country information


Local short name form

Official name





International telephone access code


ISO 3166 country codes

Car nationality plate code


Internet country code


GRC Country Code


Saint Kitts and Nevis - Date formats



Saint Kitts and Nevis - Languages


The national language is English External, though most people speak Lesser Antillean Creole English External.

Saint Kitts and Nevis - Personal names


Women often use both their maiden name and their husband’s name in that order in double-barrelled form after marriage.

Tables of names can be acquired: given names External, surnames/family names External, family name prefixes External, forms of address External, job titles External

Saint Kitts and Nevis - Company legal forms


St Kitts and Nevis company types include:

   Exempt limited partnership
   Exempt private company
   International business company
   International exempt trust
   Limited liability company
   Limited partnership
   Multiform foundation ordinance
   Private company
   Public company

Comprehensive tables of these strings can be acquired – see External

Saint Kitts and Nevis - Example address format




Most addresses are post office boxes.

The name of the island may appear in the address after the town name. The island names are:

   St Kitts (St Christopher)

A table containing information about the relevant position of elements within address blocks can be acquired External

Saint Kitts and Nevis - Post office box


This is written PO Box.

Saint Kitts and Nevis - Postal codes


St Kitts and Nevis has no postal code system.

Saint Kitts and Nevis - Postal code format


Saint Kitts and Nevis - Postal code specifics


Saint Kitts and Nevis - Postal code regular expression


Saint Kitts and Nevis - Postal code level of coverage


Saint Kitts and Nevis - Administrative districts


St Kitts and Nevis has 14 parishes, which are used in addresses. They are:

    Christ Church Nichola Town External
    Saint Anne Sandy Point External
    Saint George Basseterre External
    Saint George Gingerland External
    Saint James Windward External
    Saint John Capisterre External
    Saint John Figtree External
    Saint Mary Cayon External
    Saint Paul Capisterre External
    Saint Paul Charlestown External
    Saint Peter Basseterre External
    Saint Thomas Lowland External
    Saint Thomas Middle Island External
    Trinity Palmetto Point External

Telephone numbers in Saint Kitts and Nevis


All telephone numbers in St. Kitts and Nevis have the area code 869. Subscriber numbers have 7 digits. Mobile number subscriber numbers commence with these number ranges: 556-558, 565-567, 662-665, 667-669, 762-765.

Tables of telephone number information/formats can be acquired – see External

Properties with value Saint Kitts and Nevis

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