Apply for this licence

Start now on the Land & Property Services website (PDF, 192KB)


You need permission as an estate agent to publish or copy Land & Property Services (LPS) or Ordnance Survey of Northern Ireland mapping data or intellectual property.

How to apply

Download an application form from the LPS website.

There are 3 types of licence:

  • standard, for internal business use only
  • standard plus, for internal business use and paper publishing only
  • standard extra, for internal business use, advertising in newspapers etc. or publishing in both paper form and on the internet

Return your completed form to the Intellectual Property Rights Branch.

Intellectual Property Rights Branch
Land & Property Services
Lincoln Building
27-45 Great Victoria Street

Fees and charges

You’ll need to pay a fee, depending on the type of licence you need.


All licences are valid from 1 April to 31 March of the following year.