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You may need a licence to use government digital mapping intellectual property in Northern Ireland.

You can order government digital mapping data from Land & Property Services (LPS) and Ordnance Survey of Northern Ireland (OSNI) up to a limit of £3,000 directly from the LPS website. You need to apply for a licence for orders in excess of £3,000.

How to apply

Download an application form from the LPS website.

You’ll need to provide:

  • your details
  • technical specifications of your software and required data format(s)
  • an estimate of the number of hard copies you intend to make
  • details of the data you require

Completed forms should be returned to LPS Digital Supply.

Digital Supply
Land & Property Services
Colby House
Stranmillis Court

Your licence will be valid for a minimum period of 12 months.

Fees and charges

Fees will be payable depending on the data and use. Contact LPS Digital Supply for more information on licence fees and royalties.

Land & Property Services Digital Supply
Telephone: 028 9025 5732


You can use the licensed data for internal use within your business. All other uses are prohibited.

Your licence will only permit the use of data for:

  • copying for back-up purposes
  • the making of hard copies (as outlined on your application form)
  • adapting
  • merging
  • integrating
  • sub-licensing

You need to complete a sub-licence application form where a third party is involved.