Validate_ZA
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Class: Validate_ZA

Source Location: /Validate_ZA-0.2.2/Validate/ZA.php

Class Overview


Data validation class for South Africa


Author(s):

Version:

  • Release: @package_version@

Copyright:

  • 1997-2005 Jacques Marneweck

Methods


Inherited Variables

Inherited Methods


Class Details

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Data validation class for South Africa

This class provides methods to validate:

  • Social insurance number (aka SSN)
  • Province code
  • Postal code



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Method Detail

postalCode   [line 63]

bool postalCode( string $postcode, [bool $strong = false])

Validate a South African Postal Code

I've downloaded a list of postal codes from the SAPO website and reduced the list down to unique postal codes.


Parameters:

string   $postcode     the postal code to validate
bool   $strong     optional; strong checks (e.g. against a list of postcodes)

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region   [line 90]

bool region( string $region)

Validates a "region" (i.e. province) code
  • Return: true if valid else false
  • Access: public

Parameters:

string   $region     2-letter province code

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ssn   [line 118]

bool ssn( string $id)

Validate a South African ID Number
  • Return: true if valid else false
  • Access: public

Parameters:

string   $id     11 digit South African Identity Number

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