The mailing address is different from your usual address. A necessary element of a postal address is a mail index. It is needed in order to facilitate the sorting of letters and parcels. Russia has adopted a six-digit system of formation of the index XXXYYY. XXX is the area code or region and YYY is the number of the post office. But in very large cities can be used by several city codes.
Now that we know what a postcode, and why you need it, let's see how to learn the coveted six digits.
Each district has its own post office. The easiest way is to come back, mention the address and see index. You can then safely log on to websites of online shops or dictate the address family from the Altai region, so they can send you a jar of sweet honey.
You do not have relatives in Altai Krai, you don't like honey, and the post office you go lazy? See the next step.
Refer to the help of the Internet, which allows you to find all if not immediately, then in the shortest possible time.
Since sending people move much less frequently than write letters, e-mail has ceased to enjoy such great popularity as before. Many young people don't even know that there is still some way to reach the destination except the Internet. However, we do not mind to receive the parcel with homemade jam from grandma or a huge box of things from abroad.
How can know the index of the "progressive" youth?
To seek the assistance of two sites:
Their principle of operation is very simple. Choose the region where you live (if you need to know your postcode) or target (if you need to send him a letter or parcel, then the town, then the street. The program will indicate the six-digit code-index.
You're done! You can send a parcel or to wait for it eagerly. However, in both cases, the mail still have to go.