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DPV®

The DPV® Product identifies whether a ZIP + 4® coded address is currently represented in the USPS® delivery file as a known address record. It also allows users to confirm known USPS addresses, as well as, identify potential addressing issues that may hinder delivery.

Who is DPV® for?

DPV® is for customers who have to confirm if a ZIP + 4 address is USPS delivery point.

First Class Mail
Parcels
Periodicals
Standard Mail

Description

Correcting potential addressing issues can reduce the amount of undeliverable-as-addressed (UAA) pieces, which in turn will result in more efficient mail processing and delivery. The DPV® Product identifies whether a ZIP + 4® coded address is currently represented in the USPS® delivery file as a known address record. The DPV® Product allows users to confirm known USPS® addresses as well as identify potential addressing issues that may hinder delivery.

What does DPV® do?

The DPV® Product confirms that:

  • The known address has verifiable primary and secondary data.
  • The known address has verifiable primary but not secondary data.
  • The address cannot be verified as a known address.

The DPV® Product does not append any missing data or correct any address elements.

To become a licensed DPV® provider, applicant must be or in the process of becoming a CASS™ software manufacturer.

Annual License Fee: $11,500.00*

* The initial licensing year is prorated.

What's next?

Once you have decided to apply to become a DPV® licensee, the next step is to complete the certification process. The process includes the completion of the following documentation:

  • Application
  • Confidentiality Statement
  • Self-Certification Survey
  • Key Personnel Listing
  • Equipment/Software Product Information

Upon completion of these documents, the license must be executed, including the payment of licensing fees.

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DSF is an approved method outlined in the Domestic Mail Manual for sequencing mail pieces in walk-sequence when not using a simplified address.

Contact

For more information about DPV® or the licensing and certification process, please call the Move Update Support Department at 1-800-589-5766.

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