Frequently Asked Questions(FAQs)
What is GhanaPostGPS?
Do I have to pay to download the GhanaPostGPS app?
How can I access the GhanaPostGPS app?
Here’s a guide to get you started using GhanaPostGPS app.
Visit your App store to download the GhanaPostGPS App for free from Google Play Store for Android users and Apple store for IOS users.
Once the app is installed, follow the instructions to register, verify and confirm your login details.
After this process, you are ready to use the GhanaPostGPS app.
Windows phone users can alternatively access the service via www.GhanaPostgps.com.
*Standard data charges will however apply.
How do I use the App to generate my unique address?
Once you have the App downloaded on your phone, generating your address is easy.
- Ensure your phone’s location button is turned on.
- Open the GhanaPostGPS app and click on the button
- Your unique address will appear next to the Digital address, for example Digital Address: GA-543-0125
Does accuracy matter when generating the address?
How do I ensure accuracy in generating my address?
- Green font, for example Digital Address: GA-543-0125 this indicates you are within 3m – 9m accuracy
- Yellow font, for example Digital Address: GA-543-0125 this indicates you are within 10m – 20m accuracy
- Red font, for example Digital Address: GA-543-0125 this indicates you are above 20m accuracy
NB: The most accurate results should show in GREEN font.
What does my address mean (eg. ER-200-1987)?
How can I save a digital address on the app, for reference?
- Key in the digital address and click on the search button
- Full details of the address will be generated
- Click on the save location button which automatically saves the address in your address book for referencing.
- Go to Address Book to find your saved addresses
My postcode is 543 but why do I have (200543) showing at the postal code column, what does the 200 represent?
How can I find landmarks on GhanaPostGPS?
- Type the name of the landmark into the search tab
- A drop down will appear with options to choose from
- Select the landmark sought for.
- The digital address will be automatically generated