Height Data - Getmapping

Getmapping provides the most up to date and detailed national height data across Great Britain.

  • Derived from our digital aerial photography
  • More accurate than other medium resolution height datasets on the market
  • Comparable to LiDAR in detail and definition, Getmapping height data comes at a fraction of the cost of LiDAR 
  • Nationwide coverage
  • Available for bespoke areas
  • 5m Digital Terrain Model – available for Wales, Scotland and several counties in England
  • 2m Digital Surface Model – available for Wales, most of Scotland and some English counties
  • Vertical accuracy +/- 50cm RMSE


  • View shed analysis
  • Visualisation
  • Wind farm projects 


  • Coverage:100% Scotland and Wales, selected areas of England
  • Update Frequency: 5 years or less
  • Formats: ASCII XYZ, DXF with others available on request
  • Supply: FTP, DVD, Hard Drive
  • Licensing Options: Annual, Perpetual

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