OS NGD API – Tiles

Enhance your mapping applications with OS NGD API – Tiles. Get access to detailed and accurate OS NGD data and customisable styling to create versatile and interactive maps that can adapt to your needs.

  • OS National Geographic Database
  • API
  • Public Sector Plan
  • Premium Plan

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What OS NGD API – Tiles provides you with

Design your perfect map

With OS NGD API – Tiles you can customise your maps to perfectly meet your needs. You have a choice between using Ordnance Survey styles or creating your own. Design appealing and informative maps that match your brand and unique needs.

Access to OS NGD

Access to rich, accurate and up-to-date OS NGD data in an interactive map allowing you to design versatile, user-friendly and powerful maps.

Ideal for interactive maps

OS NGD API – Tiles can be used with most web mapping libraries including OpenLayers, MapLibre GL JS and Leaflet. Vector Tiles have the benefit of being optimised for use across the internet and are perfect for interactive web maps.

Benefit from vector data

Vector Tiles combine the benefits of map tiling with the power and flexibility of vector data. With OS NGD API – Tiles you can select and interact with the individual map features. The OS NGD features contain their OSID (a unique identifier) so you can filter, select, link and visualise.

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Technical information

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Use cases
  • OS NGD API -Tiles is great for cartographers, designers and developers to create slick, quick vector maps with all the detail of Ordnance Survey data.
  • Vector Tiles have the benefit of being optimised for use across the internet and are perfect for interactive web maps.
  • API
Data theme
  • Multiple
Data structure
Great Britain
National scale to building scale (1:5,000,000 to 1:1250)
  • Vector Tiles (.pbf)
Ordering area
  • All of Great Britain
Publication months
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
OS Data Hub plan
  • Public Sector Plan
  • Premium Plan

Additional information

What projections are available?

OS NGD API – Tiles has two projection options; British National Grid (EPSG: 27700) and Web Mercator (EPSG: 3857).

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What you get

Key features
  • Design your perfect map
  • Access to OS NGD
  • Ideal for interactive maps
  • Benefit from vector data
OS National Geographic Database
  • API
Data structure
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