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  • Finding a way.

    We provide mapping that informs, guides and inspires.

Connecting the lives of everyone in Britain

We are Britain's mapping agency. We make the most up-to-date and accurate maps of the country. But we're also a digital business, and we use our content to help governments, companies and individuals be more effective both here and around the world.

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Lots of people rely on our location data including individuals, businesses and the public sector.

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Following the announcement in January, Ordnance Survey has today completed its transition from a Trading Fund to a government-owned company (GovCo).

Millions of people come into contact with and benefit from OS’s OpenData on a daily basis. OS’s new open data products receive 10,000 downloads in the first 24hrs.

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Our data is vital to the nation’s wellbeing. We make seven updates every minute of every day, mirroring our constantly changing landscape.

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