Chrome and Firefox extensions are available to inject adds UK address search and validation across different platforms web-based applications.
This extension is free to download and install but integrations need an API Key.
Contact us if you get stuck. Drop by our developer chat page for in-depth assistance.
Download our Chrome Extension from the Chrome Extension Page. Click on
Add to Chrome.
Download our add-on from the Firefox Add-On page.
Once downloaded, you can activate the extension by adding your API Key and enabling the integrations relevant to you on the options page.
Access the extension options page by clicking on our Browser Extension on your address bar and then on
Configure in the popup.
From the options page, click on the
Configuration tab in the left sidebar.
On the configuration page, enter your
API Key and click
Our guide on API Keys explains what they are and how to get one.
After adding your API Key, you may activate the integration relevant to you.
From the options page click on the
Integrations tab in the sidebar. Locate your integration, mark the
Enabled checkbox and click
Your first key on your Ideal Postcodes account will carry a free test balance which you can use to verify and test your integration. Please contact support if you need a larger test balance.
In order to go live, you will need to purchase a balance of lookups on your API Key. This can be done manually or automated from your dashboard. Each address search consumes one lookup from your key balance.
See our account setup guide for the quickest way to go live by creating your first API Key and enabling automated top-ups.
Your API Key is central to how our service recognises your integration. See our guide on API Keys to find out more.