DOTS Address Validation - US 3

Validate & Verify Addresses with USPS® Data Records

DOTS Address Validation - US 3SM by Service Objects is a real-time web service API that enables businesses to instantly verify, correct, and append address information to contact data records. This address verification web service improves internal mail processes and enhances delivery rates by standardizing contact records against USPS® data. Our extensive database of DPV addresses returns detailed address metadata including flags for vacancy, addresses returning mail, and general delivery addresses. [View Datasheet] [Watch Product Video]

Developer Tools

Service Objects offers comprehensive tools to assist in your integration and deployment of DOTS Address Validation - US 3.

Sample Code
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DescriptionOperationProtocolDownload
C#ValidateAddressWithDPVREST download
C#ValidateAddressWithDPVSOAP download
Java 1.5ValidateAddressWithDPVREST download
Java 1.5ValidateAddressWithDPVSOAP download
PHP5ValidateAddressWithDPVREST download
PHP5ValidateAddressWithDPVSOAPdownload

Example of the sample request URL/HTTP parameters:

http://trial.serviceobjects.com/AV3/api.svc/ValidateAddressWithDPV?Address=100+W+Ortega+Street&Address2=&City=Santa+Barbara&State=CA&PostalCode=93101&LicenseKey=[YourKey]

Compatible Programming Language Support:

Features and Benefits

Address Verification API Features

  • Proprietary database of over 165 million unique addresses
  • CASS™-certified software standardizes, and validates addresses, correcting typos and missing postal information including bad street names, cities, states, and ZIP codes
  • Regularly updated database of USPS street addresses
  • DPV data returned for all supported operations
  • SuiteLink (SLK) data appends secondary suite information to business addresses
  • Appends ZIP+4 codes
  • Supports REST, SOAP, GET and POST requests over HTTP/S outputting in XML or JSON formats
  • Delivery Point Validation (DPV) verifies that the address is deliverable, and flags for vacancies and addresses that are returning mail
  • Residential Delivery Indicator (RDI) identifies addresses as residence or business
  • Appends addresses with carrier route and barcode digits for easy sorting and delivery
  • Updated monthly
  • Response time as fast as 0.15 seconds
  • Real-time API or Batch service available

Benefits of Address Validation

DOTS Address Validation - US 3 is an address verification API that allows you to reduce costs associated with lost, undeliverable, and returned mail. At the same time, address verification ensures that customers receive their orders, correspondence, and special offers quickly without unnecessary delays. This address verification API can also flag residential addresses to calculate additional shipping charges and identify areas with general delivery services. As a real-time web service, this address validation tool allows for instant verification of contact information. The address verification API also corrects and appends address information.

With access to a regularly updated database of USPS® street addresses, you can ensure that mail arrives the first time.

Pricing & Demos

We offer standard and customized real-time contact validation pricing plans depending on the number of transactions your company will validate per month. Batch cleansing services are also available (batches start at $600).

For pricing information or to request a 15-minute technical discovery, contact us.