Data has the power to transform lives
Excellent addressing and accurate street data has the power to transform people’s lives.
In Great Britain, GeoPlace is the guardian and champion of that information on a national scale.
Maintaining the National Address Gazetteer and National Street Gazetteer
We maintain these crucial national data infrastructures, and make the data available through Ordnance Survey and our statutory partners
GeoPlace Announces 2021 Exemplar Award Winners
GeoPlace announces the winners of its 2021 Exemplar Awards at the 15th Annual GeoPlace conference. The Award was jointly awarded to Barnsley Metropolitan District Council and Northumberland County Council for two separate initiatives that the judging panel found impossible to choose between.
Dave Heyes wins GeoPlace Annual Peer Award
David Heyes from Wigan Council has been announced as the winner of the 2021 "Peer Award" at the GeoPlace’s 15th annual conference. The conference, attended by over 870 industry specialists, included a ground breaking address from Christopher Pincher MP, Minister for Housing.
Using the UPRN in PropTech
Leading residential property bodies have published an open letter to Robert Jenrick, Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) and the Director of the Geospatial Commission highlighting the potential benefits from a widely adopted UPRN and steps that Government needs to take to make this happen.
Using the UPRN to respond to Covid-19
GeoPlace is working with central and devolved governments to include the UPRN in data sent to local authorities to support shielding measures for vulnerable people to COVID-19.
Monthly Calendar: June 2021
Greenfield Valley Heritage Park (Dyffryn Maes Glas), Greenfield, Flintshire
Local authority: Flintshire County Council, Wales
Photographer: Zoe Bowden
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Whether you need help creating address and street data, or you want to talk to us about how we can help you to get the most out of your data, we'd love to talk with you.