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                                         by Graham Rhind

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Turks and Caicos Islands

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Turks and Caicos Islands, two island groups in the Caribbean, is an overseas territory of the United Kingdom. There are 30 islands, of which 8 are inhabited.

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.

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Turks and Caicos Islands - Country information

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Local short name form

Official name

Area

Population

Capital

Currency

International telephone access code

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ISO 3166 country codes

Car nationality plate code

Internet country code

TC

GRC Country Code

TUC

Turks and Caicos Islands - Languages

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The official language is English External. Most inhabitants speak Lesser Antillean Creole English External.

Turks and Caicos Islands - Company legal forms

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Turks and Caicos company types include:

   Exempt company
   Exempt limited partnership
   Foreign company
   Hybrid company
   Limited life company
   Limited partnership
   Ordinary resident company
   Trust
   Comprehensive tables of these strings can be acquired – see http:www.grcdi.nl/addresses.htm External

Turks and Caicos Islands - Example address formats

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The island name is used in addresses rather than a settlement name.

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

Turks and Caicos Islands - Post office box

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This is written P.O. Box.

Turks and Caicos Islands - Postal codes

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A single code (known locally as a Postcode) to cover all addresses in Turks and Caicos Islands was introduced in 2004: TKCA 1ZZ

   Metadata containing postal code formatting rules, exceptions and regular expressions can be acquired External

Turks and Caicos Islands - Postal code format graphic

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Turks and Caicos Islands - Postal code format

Turks and Caicos Islands - Postal code specifics

Turks and Caicos Islands - Postal code regular expression

\A(TKCA 1ZZ)\Z

Turks and Caicos Islands - Postal code level of coverage

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Turks and Caicos Islands - Postal code map

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Turks and Caicos Islands - Administrative districts

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   Note: This section last updated 17th October 2020

Turks and Caicos Islands has 6 districts External. The district names are not used in addresses unless they correspond to an island name:

   Grand Turk
   Middle Caicos
   North Caicos
   Providenciales (including West Caicos)
   Salt Cay
   South Caicos (including East Caicos)

Administrative districts graphic

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Telephone numbers in the Turks and Caicos Islands

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   Note: This section last updated 25th July 2016

The area code for all telephone numbers on the Turks and Caicos Islands is 649. Subscriber numbers have 7 digits. Mobile number subscriber number have these ranges: 231, 234, 239, 241-245, 331-333, 338-339, 341-345, 347-348, 431-432, 441-442.

   Tables of telephone number information/formats can be acquired – see http://www.grcdi.nl/telephone.htm External 

Properties with value Turks and Caicos Islands


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