Ordnance Survey works closely with a range of local government organisations, our work includes supporting the implementation of cost-reductions and improving efficiencies by the use of digital mapping data.
Activities that we support include:
- Road works and improvements
- Refuse collection and Waste management
- Preventing fraud / improving revenue collection
- Flood prevention
- Children’s services
- Health and Wellbeing
How to join?
Membership of one of these agreements gives a public sector organisation access to a range of Ordnance Survey products. the PSMA (which covers England and Wales) and the OSMA (which covers Scotland) helps organisations to deal with a wide range of challenges and makes use of geographic and location data across a range of applications.
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