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Ordnance Survey

Helping you #SeeABetterPlace with world-leading location data and expertise.






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Mission & purpose

Ordnance Survey is the national mapping agency of the United Kingdom, responsible for creating, maintaining, and providing authoritative geographic data and mapping products. They offer a wide range of mapping services, including digital maps, geospatial data, and location-based intelligence solutions, catering to various industries such as government, businesses, and the general public. Their ultimate mission is to be the trusted source of geographic information and mapping services for the UK, helping individuals, organisations, and the government make informed decisions and navigate the world more effectively. Ordnance Survey's purpose lies in providing accurate, up-to-date, and reliable geographical data to support planning, development, emergency response, environmental management, and overall geographical understanding. Through their mapping expertise and technological advancements, they aim to empower people and businesses with the knowledge and insights they need to thrive in a spatially interconnected world.