Access to UK site boundary data via international portals.
The European Commission have launched a
to view and download data for Natura 2000 site
This includes boundary data for the UK. If you intend to
download and use the UK data you must agree to the attached
terms and conditions in the End User
. (Note: this document is also included in the zip file
of the European Boundary data)
These terms and conditions are necessary because the UK
boundary data has been partially derived from Ordnance Survey
Products. Ordnance Survey is the National Mapping Agency for
The UK places certain restrictions on the use of such data as
explained in the document. You should first check that
your purpose for using the UK boundary is covered by the end user
purposes listed in the Schedule 2b of the document (page
Please note that these restrictions only apply to the
digitised boundary data (published at 1:100,000 scale) and not the
database version of the Standard Data form information.
If you intend to use the UK component of the Natura 2000
boundary dataset for commercial purposes (as
defined in the end user licence) you must discuss your
intended use and purpose with Ordnance Survey (see contact
Contact details for Ordnance Survey:
By phone: The Ordnance Survey
helpline is open from 8.30am to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday.
Call 08456 05 05 05 for
all enquiries. If you're calling from outside Britain, please
dial 44 23 8079 2912 (international
calls are charged at the standard rate).
fax: 023 8079 2615. If you're
calling from outside Britain, the number is
44 23 8079 2615.
By letter: Customer Service
Centre, Ordnance Survey, Romsey Road, Southampton, SO16