Address Verification Service Result Codes

(AVS Result Codes)

The Address Verification Service (AVS) is provided by payment card providers (American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa) to help determine whether or not a match or partial match of a donor's address information is achieved. 

AVS Results are given as single letter codes. Below are some of the AVS results you may see when Exporting a CSV file on the Transactions page within your Anedot account:

(A) Street address matches, but 5-digit and 9-digit postal code do not match.

(C/Z) Post-code Matched; Address not Matched
(D) Street address and postal code match.

(F) Address Matched; Post-code not Matched

(J ) Post-code and Address not Matched
(N) Street address and postal code do not match.

(Y) Street address and 5-digit postal code match.