Term: Postal Code Conversion Files (PCCF)
Last Updated: 2015-03-10
As data support files, the Postal Code Conversion Files (PCCF) provide a link between the six-character postal code and the standard Census geographic areas, such as
dissemination areas (DAs)
They also provide x- and y- coordinates to support GIS mapping capabilities. The PCCF are updated on a semi-annual basis.
Source: Statistics Canada Web Page - Postal Code Conversion File (PCCF) - https://www.statcan.gc.ca/daily-quotidien/110720/dq110720f-eng.htm - accessed March 10, 2015.
For more information on the Postal Code Conversion Files (PCCF), see: