Standard Geographical Classification (SGC) Lookup

By incorporating 2 lines of code, you can insert this SGC Lookup Web Widget into your web forms/application/web site to improve the user experience when collecting location information for your clients. The widget leverages a custom built common key word thesaurus to help reduce the confusion and complexity of the SGC standard. The key word thesaurus will continuously evolve to reflect the terminology of the business clients.


Look up your city or municipality as you type.

Feedback data:
This is the feedback captured to further improve the user experience of the widget.
Widget type User input SGC code Location title Action taken Widget source
Source code:
<div id="cbn-sgc-lookup" data-locale="en" data-hidden=""></div>
<script type="text/javascript" src=""></script>

How to set up the widget on your web form:

  1. Copy the first line of code with the div tag (<div id=...></div>) and paste the div tag into the part of the web form where you would like the widget to appear.
  2. Set the 'data-locale' element within the div tag to the language of your choice (en is English and fr is French).
  3. Set the 'hidden' element within the div tag to the name of the field you wish to populate with the SGC code in your web form.
  4. Copy the second line of code with the script tag (<script type=...></script>) and paste the script tag at the bottom of your body tag in your web form.

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