PostcodeEverywhere


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BankSearch

Takes search parameters for some or all fields and returns a list of matching banks.

Test

To test the operation using the HTTP POST protocol, click the 'Invoke' button.
Parameter Value
strSerialNumber:
strPassword:
strUserID:
strsortcode:
strpostcode:
strbank:
strbranch:
strphone:
strTown:
strbankBIC:
strbranchBIC:

SOAP 1.1

The following is a sample SOAP 1.1 request and response. The placeholders shown need to be replaced with actual values.

POST /PCE_WebService.asmx HTTP/1.1
Host: ws.afd.co.uk
Content-Type: text/xml; charset=utf-8
Content-Length: length
SOAPAction: "http://ws.afd.co.uk/BankSearch"

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<soap:Envelope xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:soap="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/">
  <soap:Body>
    <BankSearch xmlns="http://ws.afd.co.uk/">
      <strSerialNumber>string</strSerialNumber>
      <strPassword>string</strPassword>
      <strUserID>string</strUserID>
      <strsortcode>string</strsortcode>
      <strpostcode>string</strpostcode>
      <strbank>string</strbank>
      <strbranch>string</strbranch>
      <strphone>string</strphone>
      <strTown>string</strTown>
      <strbankBIC>string</strbankBIC>
      <strbranchBIC>string</strbranchBIC>
    </BankSearch>
  </soap:Body>
</soap:Envelope>
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: text/xml; charset=utf-8
Content-Length: length

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<soap:Envelope xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:soap="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/">
  <soap:Body>
    <BankSearchResponse xmlns="http://ws.afd.co.uk/">
      <BankSearchResult>
        <intTotalBankRecordsFound />
        <lstBankAddresses>
          <string>string</string>
          <string>string</string>
        </lstBankAddresses>
        <lstBankRecordNumber>
          <string>string</string>
          <string>string</string>
        </lstBankRecordNumber>
      </BankSearchResult>
    </BankSearchResponse>
  </soap:Body>
</soap:Envelope>

SOAP 1.2

The following is a sample SOAP 1.2 request and response. The placeholders shown need to be replaced with actual values.

POST /PCE_WebService.asmx HTTP/1.1
Host: ws.afd.co.uk
Content-Type: application/soap+xml; charset=utf-8
Content-Length: length

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<soap12:Envelope xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:soap12="http://www.w3.org/2003/05/soap-envelope">
  <soap12:Body>
    <BankSearch xmlns="http://ws.afd.co.uk/">
      <strSerialNumber>string</strSerialNumber>
      <strPassword>string</strPassword>
      <strUserID>string</strUserID>
      <strsortcode>string</strsortcode>
      <strpostcode>string</strpostcode>
      <strbank>string</strbank>
      <strbranch>string</strbranch>
      <strphone>string</strphone>
      <strTown>string</strTown>
      <strbankBIC>string</strbankBIC>
      <strbranchBIC>string</strbranchBIC>
    </BankSearch>
  </soap12:Body>
</soap12:Envelope>
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/soap+xml; charset=utf-8
Content-Length: length

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<soap12:Envelope xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:soap12="http://www.w3.org/2003/05/soap-envelope">
  <soap12:Body>
    <BankSearchResponse xmlns="http://ws.afd.co.uk/">
      <BankSearchResult>
        <intTotalBankRecordsFound />
        <lstBankAddresses>
          <string>string</string>
          <string>string</string>
        </lstBankAddresses>
        <lstBankRecordNumber>
          <string>string</string>
          <string>string</string>
        </lstBankRecordNumber>
      </BankSearchResult>
    </BankSearchResponse>
  </soap12:Body>
</soap12:Envelope>

HTTP GET

The following is a sample HTTP GET request and response. The placeholders shown need to be replaced with actual values.

GET /PCE_WebService.asmx/BankSearch?strSerialNumber=string&strPassword=string&strUserID=string&strsortcode=string&strpostcode=string&strbank=string&strbranch=string&strphone=string&strTown=string&strbankBIC=string&strbranchBIC=string HTTP/1.1
Host: ws.afd.co.uk
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: text/xml; charset=utf-8
Content-Length: length

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<BankResultsList xmlns="http://ws.afd.co.uk/">
  <intTotalBankRecordsFound />
  <lstBankAddresses>
    <string>string</string>
    <string>string</string>
  </lstBankAddresses>
  <lstBankRecordNumber>
    <string>string</string>
    <string>string</string>
  </lstBankRecordNumber>
</BankResultsList>

HTTP POST

The following is a sample HTTP POST request and response. The placeholders shown need to be replaced with actual values.

POST /PCE_WebService.asmx/BankSearch HTTP/1.1
Host: ws.afd.co.uk
Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded
Content-Length: length

strSerialNumber=string&strPassword=string&strUserID=string&strsortcode=string&strpostcode=string&strbank=string&strbranch=string&strphone=string&strTown=string&strbankBIC=string&strbranchBIC=string
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: text/xml; charset=utf-8
Content-Length: length

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<BankResultsList xmlns="http://ws.afd.co.uk/">
  <intTotalBankRecordsFound />
  <lstBankAddresses>
    <string>string</string>
    <string>string</string>
  </lstBankAddresses>
  <lstBankRecordNumber>
    <string>string</string>
    <string>string</string>
  </lstBankRecordNumber>
</BankResultsList>