Postcode district boundaries:
|Postcode area name|
|Statistics as at May 2020|
The PA postcode area, also known as the Paisley postcode area,is a group of 67 postcode districts in western Scotland, within 35 post towns. These cover Renfrewshire (including Paisley, Renfrew, Johnstone, Bishopton, Erskine, Bridge of Weir and Lochwinnoch), Inverclyde (including Greenock, Port Glasgow, Gourock, Kilmacolm and Wemyss Bay) and most of Argyll and Bute (including Oban, Lochgilphead, Tarbert, Campbeltown, Appin, Taynuilt, Bridge of Orchy, Dalmally, Inveraray, Cairndow, Colintraive, Dunoon, Tighnabruaich, and the Isles of Mull, Iona, Coll, Tiree, Jura, Colonsay, Islay, Gigha and Bute), plus small parts of North Ayrshire (including Skelmorlie) and Highland.
The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:
|Postcode district||Post town||Coverage||Local authority area(s)|
|PA1||PAISLEY||Paisley (central, east and north east), Ralston||Renfrewshire|
|PA2||PAISLEY||Paisley (south), Castlehead||Renfrewshire, and a small rural area in East Renfrewshire|
|PA3||PAISLEY||Paisley (north west), Linwood||Renfrewshire|
|PA5||JOHNSTONE||Johnstone, Brookfield, Elderslie||Renfrewshire|
|PA11||BRIDGE OF WEIR||Bridge of Weir, Quarrier's Village||Renfrewshire|
|PA12||LOCHWINNOCH||Lochwinnoch, Newton of Belltrees||Renfrewshire|
|PA14||PORT GLASGOW||Port Glasgow, Langbank||Inverclyde|
|PA18||WEMYSS BAY||Wemyss Bay||Inverclyde|
|PA20||ISLE OF BUTE||Isle of Bute||Argyll and Bute|
|PA21||TIGHNABRUAICH||Tighnabruaich||Argyll and Bute|
|PA22||COLINTRAIVE||Colintraive, Glendaruel||Argyll and Bute|
|PA23||DUNOON||Dunoon||Argyll and Bute|
|PA24||CAIRNDOW||Lochgoilhead||Argyll and Bute|
|PA25||CAIRNDOW||St. Catherines||Argyll and Bute|
|PA26||CAIRNDOW||Cairndow||Argyll and Bute|
|PA27||CAIRNDOW||Strachur||Argyll and Bute|
|PA28||CAMPBELTOWN||Campbeltown||Argyll and Bute|
|PA29||TARBERT||Tarbert||Argyll and Bute|
|PA30||LOCHGILPHEAD||Ardrishaig||Argyll and Bute|
|PA31||LOCHGILPHEAD||Lochgilphead, Cairnbaan, Crinan, Kilmartin||Argyll and Bute|
|PA32||INVERARAY||Inveraray||Argyll and Bute|
|PA33||DALMALLY||Dalmally||Argyll and Bute|
|PA34||OBAN||Oban||Argyll and Bute|
|PA35||TAYNUILT||Taynuilt||Argyll and Bute|
|PA36||BRIDGE OF ORCHY||Bridge of Orchy||Argyll and Bute|
|PA37||OBAN||Connel, Benderloch||Argyll and Bute|
|PA38||APPIN||Appin||Argyll and Bute, Highland|
|PA41||ISLE OF GIGHA||Gigha||Argyll and Bute|
|PA42||ISLE OF ISLAY||Port Ellen||Argyll and Bute|
|PA43||ISLE OF ISLAY||Bowmore||Argyll and Bute|
|PA44||ISLE OF ISLAY||Bridgend||Argyll and Bute|
|PA45||ISLE OF ISLAY||Ballygrant||Argyll and Bute|
|PA46||ISLE OF ISLAY||Port Askaig||Argyll and Bute|
|PA47||ISLE OF ISLAY||Portnahaven||Argyll and Bute|
|PA48||ISLE OF ISLAY||Port Charlotte||Argyll and Bute|
|PA49||ISLE OF ISLAY||Bruichladdich||Argyll and Bute|
|PA60||ISLE OF JURA||Jura||Argyll and Bute|
|PA61||ISLE OF COLONSAY||Colonsay||Argyll and Bute|
|PA62||ISLE OF MULL||Lochbuie||Argyll and Bute|
|PA63||ISLE OF MULL||Croggan||Argyll and Bute|
|PA64||ISLE OF MULL||Lochdon||Argyll and Bute|
|PA65||ISLE OF MULL||Craignure||Argyll and Bute|
|PA66||ISLE OF MULL||Fionnphort||Argyll and Bute|
|PA67||ISLE OF MULL||Bunessan||Argyll and Bute|
|PA68||ISLE OF MULL||Gribun||Argyll and Bute|
|PA69||ISLE OF MULL||Tiroran||Argyll and Bute|
|PA70||ISLE OF MULL||Pennyghael||Argyll and Bute|
|PA71||ISLE OF MULL||Gruline||Argyll and Bute|
|PA72||ISLE OF MULL||Aros, Salen||Argyll and Bute|
|PA73||ISLE OF MULL||Ulva Ferry||Argyll and Bute|
|PA74||ISLE OF MULL||Torloisk||Argyll and Bute|
|PA75||ISLE OF MULL||Tobermory, Calgary||Argyll and Bute|
|PA76||ISLE OF IONA||Iona||Argyll and Bute|
|PA77||ISLE OF TIREE||Tiree||Argyll and Bute|
|PA78||ISLE OF COLL||Coll||Argyll and Bute|
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