api-postcode/api-postcode-laravel

Laravel package for api-postcode

1.0.2 2017-06-12 12:39 UTC

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Last update: 2020-01-10 16:17:05 UTC


README

A laravel package for fetching Address details

For more information see: https://api-postcode

Requirements

Laravel 5.1 or later

Installation

Installation is a quick 3 step process:

  1. Download api-postcode-laravel using composer
  2. Enable the package in app.php
  3. Configure your Api Postcode credentials

Step 1: Download api-postcode-laravel using composer

Add api-postcode/api-postcode-laravel by running the command:

composer require api-postcode/api-postcode-laravel

Step 2: Enable the package in app.php

Register the Service in: config/app.php

ApiPostcode\ApiPostcodeServiceProvider::class,

Optional - Register the Facade in: config/app.php

'aliases' => [
    //...
    'Postcode' => ApiPostcode\Facade\Postcode::class,
];

Step 3: Configure Api Postcode credentials

php artisan vendor:publish --provider="ApiPostcode\ApiPostcodeServiceProvider"

Add this in you .env file

API_POSTCODE_TOKEN=secret-token-from-api-postcode

Usage

$address = app('api.postcode')->fetchAddress('1012JS', 1);
	
$address->getStreet();      // Dam
$address->getCity();        // Amsterdam
$address->getHouseNumber(); // 1
$address->getZipCode();     // 1012JS
$address->getLongitude();   // 4.4584
$address->getLatitude();    // 52.2296

Or use the Facade:

$address = Postcode::fetchAddress('1012JS', '1')

Or straight in routes:

$router->get('postcode/{zipCode}/{number}', function ($zipCode, $number) {
    return Postcode::fetchAddress($zipCode, $number);
});