Keeping track of several addresses and finding them is hard in a metropolitan city. For transporting businesses that deal in-home delivery, our web addressing system can be used simply through a web or mobile platform. Not only can you collect customer data for your business, but you can also gain access to an address for the incoming calls you receive. Locating and receiving addresses in many countries is a difficult task, particularly in most Middle East countries. Customer locations and contact details are crucial for any online delivery companies or home delivery services. These data are considered for business analytics for taking strategic planning.


GRL Web addressing system can easily be integrated by simply calling the Web map API via a Web browser or Mobile platform. Web APIs are the business building blocks for any online service. This is iOS and Android compatible. This allows you to collect customer data for running your business, by simply linking to your website.


A state of art product by Informap, which can locate an incoming business call on a map interface with the correct location. Helping a call agent to understand the exact location of the caller. This is possible by using Informap’s enriched business establishment’s database with exact business locations.


Informap offers address services through various API level integration for the customer based on specific requirements. Few off the shelf API services are as follows:

Map API for web orders by customers

  • Using Map API service customer receives Informap’s detailed map of UAE along with the smart search option which can be used to search addresses across UAE. The Main USP of Informap’s smart search is to provide the exact locations for UAE businesses and residences. Informap has integrated all addressing systems popular in UAE e.g. ONWANI (AUH), MAKANI (DXB, AJM, UAQ, RAK, FUJ), and POSTCODE (SHJ).
  • Map API is offered for Web Browsers, iOS, and Android

AWB API for call center (AWB: Agent Work Bench)

  • A state of art offering by Informap, specifically designed for the call center team who is involved to receive customer location details on a live call or as a stored location. A very helpful tool for address geocoding.
  • AWB API is suitable for Web browsers on PC.

XY2ADDRESS API for reverse geocoding

  • Server to server communication API for reverse geocoding of an address in UAE w.r.t. the given XY in GCS or UTM coordinate system.
  • XY2ADDRESS API can easily be integrated inline with the systems requirement as per the customer demand.

GRL2ADDRESS for translating GRL in address (GRL: Geo Reference Locator)

  • Translates a GRL into address.
  • GRL2ADDRESS API is useful for Informap’s Map users who are quoting GRL as location information for their services. Using this API, user can easily translate a GRL into an address. 


How Addressing System Works

Dubai’s new smart addressing system is accurate down to a metre, and includes street signs that carry the district name, community name, and street. The Makani app provides the coordinates, which can locate the building, along with information on the entrances, if there is more than one.

What Are The Special Features?

  • Reduces time taken by taxis and delivery vehicles to reach the place.
  • You don’t need the verbal address, only the coordinates, or Makani app number
  • Easy to use and find villas and buildings using a unique 10 digit numberr
  • Very simple to use for tourists
  • You don’t have to remember the street and area names.


Informap’s GRL addressing web map service is highly reliable and shows very building with landmark very clearly and accurately.

- Davina

The GRL map service allows searching a building or villa by its name, villa number or a Business telephone number. It cuts the address taking time for the call agent to almost half.

- Catherine

Informap provides single window access to all UAE addressing system such as Dubai Makani, Abu Dhabi Onwani and Sharjah Postal code

- Yi inxie