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Data Licensing & Citation Guidelines

1) Landmap Data License - revised 02/04/12

Download Landmap Service Sub-licensing Agreement - PDF (148 Kb) Word (49 Kb)

2) Citation Guidelines

  • Cities Revealed & UKMap Datasets - LiDAR, Historic RAF and Luftwaffe Aerial Photography, Modern Aerial Photography, Building Heights, Building Class, Land-use, Colour Infrared, UKMap
  • Landmap Derived Datasets - Landsat 4/5, Landsat 7, SPOT, ERS 1, ERS 2, 25m DEM, ENVISAT ASAR and ALOS PALSAR
  • Bluesky Datasets - Colour Infrared Imagery (CIR) and 5m Digital Terrain Model (DTM)
  • GetMapping Datasets - 2m Digital Surface Model (DSM); 5m DTM and CIR for areas of the UK
  • DMC Datasets - Disaster Monitoring Constellation 32m Multispectral for the British Isles
  • RapidEye Datasets - Ortho Product (Level 3A) Blue, Green, Red, Red-Edge & NIR for Northern Ireland.

a) Cities Revealed & UKMap Datasets

Datasets: LiDAR, Historic RAF and Luftwaffe Aerial Photography, Modern Aerial Photography, Building Heights, Building Class, Land-use, Colour Infrared, UKMap
Supplier: The GeoInformation Group Received and Distributed by University of Manchester
Citation:Cities Revealed © The GeoInformation Group yyyy or UKMap © The GeoInformation Group yyyy

Please read the UKMap End User License Agreement 2013 - PDF (93 Kb) Word (46 Kb)

b) Landmap Derived Datasets

Datasets: Landsat 4/5, Landsat 7, SPOT, ERS 1, ERS 2, 25m DEM, ENVISAT ASAR and ALOS PALSAR
Supplier: Infoterra for optical data and European Space Agency for radar data. These data were orthorectified into British National Grid by the Landmap Team
Citation:Copyright University of Manchester/University College London Year 2001

In Addition one of these copyright statements should be added to the above statement according to the dataset being used.

1. Original Landsat 4 &5 Landsat data © NOAA. Distributed by CHEST under licence from Infoterra International.

2. Original Landsat 7 Distributed by Infoterra International.

3. Original SPOT Panchromatic Data. Reproductions of extracts of the SPOT imagery for the purpose of illustrating a text, analysing the same or derivative products, printed in special scientific journals or reviews, research reports, minutes of symposia or conferences, are allowed provided that the following copyright notice is printed under the item reproduced in such a way that the CNES Copyright is plain to all readers: © CNES (year of reproduction of the data from the satellite), reproduced by................................................. under licence from SPOT IMAGE."

4. Original ERS data ERS data © ESA 1999/2000 (year of acquisition). Received and Distributed by QinetiQ under licence from the European Space Agency

For the ENVISAT ASAR and ALOS PALSAR data use the below copyright statement using the year the data was acquired.
© ESA 2004/2005/2006/2007/2008…. Received and Distributed by University of Manchester under licence from the European Space Agency.

c) Bluesky Datasets

Datasets: Colour Infrared Imagery (CIR) and 5m Digital Terrain Model (DTM)
Supplier: Bluesky
Citation:© GeoPerspectives supplied by Bluesky yyyy

d) GetMapping Dataset

Datasets: 2m Digital Surface Model (DSM); 5m DTM and CIR for areas of the UK
Supplier: GetMapping
Citation:© GetMapping yyyy

e) DMC Dataset

Dataset: Disaster Monitoring Constellation 32m Multispectral for the British Isles
Supplier: DMC International Imaging Ltd
Citation:© DMC International Imaging Ltd yyyy

f) RapidEye Dataset

Dataset: RapidEyes’s Ortho Product (Level 3A) Blue, Green, Red, Red-Edge & NIR for Northern Ireland.
Supplier: RapidEye
Citation:© RapidEye yyyy