Great Britain

Great Britain has 2 member agencies:

Ordnance Survey

Characteristics

National name of organisation Ordnance Survey
Member status Full
Responsible ministry / organisation Department for Business, Innovation & Skills
Number of staff 1,200
Annual budget in million euros 200m euros
% state funding 0%
Annual sales in million euros 200m euros

Activities

Geodetic survey yes
Topographic mapping yes
Cadastre no
Land registration no
Military mapping no
Thematic mapping no
Hydrographic mapping no
Aerial photography yes
Satellite imagery no
Scale range of products 1:1,250 - 1:1,000,000

Customers

Central government yes
Local government yes
Utilities yes
Commercial yes
Military yes

Distribution

Direct yes
VARs yes
Map publishers yes

Case Studies

Ordnance Survey Download as pdf (0.1 MB)

Contact details

Head of organisation Nigel Clifford
Permanent correspondent Neil Sutherland
Postal address Adanac Drive
Southampton, Hants
United Kingdom
SO16 0AS
Website address www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk

Her Majesty’s Land Registry

Characteristics

National name of organisation Her Majesty’s Land Registry

Activities

Geodetic survey no
Topographic mapping no
Cadastre no
Land registration yes
Military mapping no
Thematic mapping no
Hydrographic mapping no
Aerial photography no
Satellite imagery no

Customers

Central government no
Local government no
Utilities no
Commercial no
Military no

Distribution

Direct no
VARs no
Map publishers no

Case Studies

Her Majesty’s Land Registry Download as pdf (0.1 MB)

Contact details

Head of organisation Graham Farrant
Permanent correspondent Andrew Trigg
Postal address 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields
London WC2A 3PH
UK
Website address http://www.landregistry.gov.uk/