[Talk-GB] OS OpenData now OGL

Dave F. davefox at madasafish.com
Wed Feb 18 12:47:19 UTC 2015


On 17/02/2015 22:38, Rob Nickerson wrote:
> Hi All,
>
> At long last the open data licence scene in the UK has now become a
> lot simpler as OS have ditched their OS OpenData Licence and replaced
> it with the standard OGL:
>
> http://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/blog/2015/02/were-using-the-open-government-licence-to-encourage-greater-use-of-os-opendata-products/
>
> http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence/version/3/
>
> Good news for OpenStreetMap :-)
>

Hi Rob

What benefits for OSM, especially end users (ie mappers adding nodes & 
ways) will this bring? Will there be extra OS products we can use? or 
use existing one in new ways?

Cheers
Dave F.




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