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GeoPlace is a public sector limited liability partnership between the Local Government Association and Ordnance Survey. Its 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 Database and the National Street Gazetteer Database for England and Wales, providing definitive sources of publicly-owned spatial address and street data.

Services for Authority Street Custodians

Maintaining street change intelligence

GeoPlace manages the NSG hub and provides a range of services to Authority Street Custodians who are responsible for capturing and maintaining street change intelligence. This section contains dedicated resources for Authority Street Custodians.

TfL works with GeoPlace to reduce traffic congestion

Traffic congestion

GeoPlace is working with Transport for London (TfL) to make information available on a new transport scheme designed to reduce congestion in London.

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GeoPlace takes over rationalistion of Streetworks codes

Bringing together management of SWA & NSG codes
From 1 April 2011, GeoPlace has taken over responsibility for the administration, maintenance, allocation and hosting of the Streetworks Data Capture Code List. This is a database, formerly hosted by the Department for Transport (DfT) that holds codes and tables used in the Electronic Transfer of Notices (EToN) for organisations, known as statutory undertakers, which have a statutory duty under the New Roads and Street Works Act (NRSWA) to dig in the road.

March 2014 NSG Edition is now available

The March 2014 Edition of the NSG is now available to download.

  • Shropshire implement a permit scheme today (1st April 2014). ASD & OD ...

    Tue, 1 Apr 2014

  • National Street Gazetteer Data Entry Conventions v3.6

    The new version of the National Street Gazetteer Data Entry Conventions document (NSG-DEC) version 3.6 has been published. The document pr...

    Fri, 28 Mar 2014

    New Book Celebrates Excellence In Local Authorities

    GeoPlace has published a book of case studies from the winners, runners-up and those highly commended from the 2013 Exemplar Awards present...

    Fri, 14 Mar 2014

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