UK Hydrographic Office

Latest from the UK Hydrographic Office

  1. ADMIRALTY Marine Data Portal
  2. UK Hydrographic Office is Highly Commended at 2018 National Apprenticeship Awards
  3. UK Hydrographic Office appoints Rear Admiral Tim Lowe CBE as Acting Chief Executive

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What the UK Hydrographic Office does

The UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO) collects and supplies hydrographic and geospatial data for the Royal Navy and merchant shipping, to protect lives at sea.

Working with other national hydrographic offices, we set and raise global standards of hydrography, cartography and navigation.

UKHO is an executive agency, sponsored by the Ministry of Defence.

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Our management

Adam Singer
Adam Singer
Non-executive Chair, UKHO
John Humphrey
John Humphrey
UKHO Chief Executive
Rear Admiral Tim Lowe CBE
Rear Admiral Tim Lowe CBE
National Hydrographer and Deputy Chief Executive
Heather Tayler
Heather Tayler
Non-executive Director
Alison Henwood
Alison Henwood
Non-executive director, UKHO
Captain Gary Hesling
Captain Gary Hesling
Captain HM and Hydrographer of the Navy
Marion Leslie
Marion Leslie
Non-executive director, UKHO
Tom Loosemore
Tom Loosemore
Non-executive director, UKHO

Contact UKHO

UK Hydrographic Office

Admiralty Way

Taunton
Somerset
TA1 2DN
United Kingdom

Main switchboard

+44 (0)1823 484444

Radio Navigational Warnings

Radio Navigational Warnings

+44 (0)1823 353 448

Archives and Research

Archives and Research

+(0)1823 483341

Vertical Offshore Reference Frame (VORF)

Copyright and Licensing

Direct Number

+44 (0)1823 483899

International Cartographic Training

International Cartographic Training

+44 (0)1823 483821

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UK Hydrographic Office
Admiralty Way
Taunton
Somerset
TA1 2DN
United Kingdom

Customer Services

+44 (0)1823 484444 (direct line)

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High profile groups within UKHO

  1. HM Nautical Almanac Office

Corporate information

Jobs and contracts

  1. Working for UKHO
  2. Procurement at UKHO
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