BGS logo MineralsUK logo

Digital licensing

1:50 000-scale digital data of mineral resources

Digital 1:50 000-scale data of mineral resources are available as vector data in a variety of formats. This allows them to be used in GIS applications where they can be integrated with other types of spatial data to provide powerful aids to problem solving in applications such as land-use planning and Strategic Environmental Assessments. Mineral resource polygons are attributed with a variety of useful information.

Explanatory notes

Notes have been assembled to help users understand the digital map data, limitations, uses, content and background information on compilation.

Licence fees

Please contact us for further information or a quote for licensing digital mineral resource or mineral planning permission data.