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Driving improvement, excellence and innovation through data

GeoPlace® is a public sector limited liability partnership between the Local Government Association and Ordnance Survey. Our vision is to be the recognised centre of excellence for spatial address and street information management in Great Britain.

GeoPlace's role is to create and maintain the National Address Gazetteer and the National Street Gazetteer for England and Wales, providing definitive sources of publicly-owned spatial address and street data. AddressBase™ products are produced from the National Address Gazetteer and made available by Ordnance Survey.

Through agreement with Scotland's Improvement Service Company, coverage has been extended to include Scotland.

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40,986,578

Addresses in AddressBase Premium

2,599,003

changes synchronised every 6 weeks

Access address and street services

Address (NLPG) Search

Service to search for a specific location or address

Address Custodian COU reports

View your COU report

NSG user account

NSG User Account registration for Highway authorities and statutory users of NSG/ASD

SWA Code registration

Registration for an SWA org code for a statutory utility

Roads classification PRN form

Road classification and notification of changes to the of the Primary Route Network

SWA codes download

Street Works Register - Data Capture Codes

Streetworks signposting service

Making streetworks information more accessible for the general public and other interested parties

Address Custodian FTP site

Access the FTP site to upload your files

NSG contractors registration

Registration form for employees of contractors carrying out work on behalf of an Organisation

Download NSG data

Registration to download NSG data

From Local Land and Property Gazetteers to the National Address Gazetteer

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GeoPlace

Using the UPRN as the key to creating a unified Customer Index

A case study of Brighton and Hove City Council’s work to create a single Customer Index using the UPRN (Unique Property Reference Number) as the unifying data key.

19.05.16

GeoPlace

David Lloyd wins Peer Award at GeoPlace Exemplar Awards

David Lloyd Local Land and Property Gazetteer Manager at Huntingdonshire District Council has been awarded the Peer Award at the GeoPlace 2016 Exemplar Awards. The Award was presented at the GeoPlace annual conference and presentation of the Exemplar Awards 2015 which celebrate excellence in service delivery enabled through local government address and street information.

12.05.16

GeoPlace

GeoPlace identifies £4 return on every £1 spent on council address and street information

A GeoPlace commissioned study projects net benefits up to £202 million by 2020 from better use of the address and street data that councils create and maintain. Based on the current rates of adoption, this represents a Return on Investment after discounting of 4:1.

09.05.16

GeoPlace

Cabinet Office Minister pays tribute to Council Address Custodians

Cabinet Office Minister and Paymaster General spoke to over 350 local government addressing experts about the importance of their role within a national address register.

05.05.16