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Business and government

Learn how you can benefit from the power of location data.


Transform your business and drive efficiency with geospatial data.

Government and public sector

Discover how location data is supporting our public services.

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Our partners and members

Find a business partner

We have a network of business partners across a wide range of markets. They can license our data, so you find the best solution. See who we are working with.

Find a public sector member

Many public sector organisations across Britain use our data. Find out who we're working with.

Case studies

ESRI UK mapping app protects York from floods

York City Council’s flood team can record, share and visualise information on a hand-held device thanks to Ordnance Survey mapping and ESRI.

Supporting public services in Tanzania and Zanzibar

Collaborating with the World Bank, OS provided practical geospatial training and an assessment of spatial data infrastructure policy.

Northumbrian Water creates first underground utilities map

Delivering estimated savings of around £1 million, Northumbrian Water and OS created the first Underground Infrastructure Hub for the North East.

Ambulance services arrive faster with Geotracker

The London Ambulance Service used OS data to develop Geotracker – a real-time web-based mapping solution that monitors ambulance crews’ locations.

OS MasterMap Topography Layer

The most detailed and accurate view of Great Britain’s landscape. With roads, fields, trees, fences, paths and more.

AddressBase Premium

Locate public parks, playing fields and sports facilities along with access points in rural areas.

OS VectorMap Local

Great Britain’s most comprehensive greenspace dataset, covering urban areas across England, Scotland and Wales.

OS MasterMap Highways Network

A street level, backdrop map you can customise and tailor to your project.

Licensing and agreements

Public Sector Mapping Agreement

Nearly every public sector organisation in England and Wales can become a member of the PSMA and experience the benefits of using Ordnance Survey (OS) digital mapping.

One Scotland Mapping Agreement

By signing up, you can access and share OS mapping data with organisations like yours across Scotland.

Data Exploration Licence

Explore and use Ordnance Survey (OS) premium data to develop your ideas for free before deciding if the paid-for service is for you.

Media licence

Use OS maps free in TV, film and printed articles.

Tools and support

Product support

Help and assistance with all OS products.

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

You can improve efficiency and save money by making informed decisions with GIS.

Licensing guidance

Our licensing options are designed to make OS data work best for you.

For developers

Visit our API portal for useful information. Our developer packs will help you incorporate our information into your innovations.