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Introducing our new location APIs

Updated: 11 January 2021

We’ve introduced a new range of location APIs that you can access via our OS Data Hub. They all give you access to OS OpenData, and the option to upgrade to premium data (unless you’re a public sector member, as you’ll be using the Public Sector Plan), and you can get started for free on the OS Data Hub.

There are different options for accessing and using OS data and which API you choose will depend on your use case. You may want to download datasets and have access to all the features locally or offline. Or you may prefer direct access to the maps or data you need, as and when you need them, via the internet – and this is where APIs are useful.

This is a short guide focusing on our new APIs, helping you choose the right one for your use case. Read More