Public sector news

Find out about events, products included in your agreement, licensing changes, case studies and much more.

2 Aug: PSMA regional events 2017
Register to join us at an event near you this Autumn.
It's your chance to network with other members and learn how you can best use OS data.

10 July: OS Greenspace data now available
You can order OS MasterMap Greenspace or download OS Open Greenspace
Log in to the members' area to use our Feedback Tool to tell us about any errors or omissions in our data.

OS MasterMap Highways Network is driving towards more content
From 2 May you can get your orders through the regular OS Orders service and manage holdings of this product as part of your normal data orders.

PSMA Annual Conference 2017
The Public Sector Mapping Agreement (PSMA) User Representative Group hosted their annual conference on Thursday 16 March. It's a free event for members to attend, share, and discuss emerging policies and themes.

Improvements to ordering OS OpenData
As of 1 April 2017, if you’d like to receive updated versions of OS OpenData products, you will need to place your own orders from our new-look OS OpenData ordering page.

PSMA Annual Conference 2016
Following the very successful 2015 event, the PSMA Annual Conference 2016 is taking place on Wednesday 16 March at Central Hall, Westminster.

Withdrawal of CD as a delivery medium
From 1 May 2016, data will be supplied on DVD to all customers who receive data on physical media. This should make it easier and faster for you to transfer data.

Mountain and moorland mapping specification improvement trial
We have delivered 57.3km2 of upgraded coverage into the OS MasterMap Topography Layer with the 29 June 2015 publication of the product.

Presumption to publish
We are extending the streamlined notification process to enable PSMA and OSMA customers to release more of their Derived Data under open terms.

AddressBase specification change proposal webinars
Following the webinars we held on Wednesday 14 January, we have posted the slides and audio files for you to view.