This archive will close in September 2017. The material will be available on our new website at that time.

This archive will close in September 2017. The material will be available on our new website at that time.

Updating Geospatial Standards Policy

standards

Spatial Data is a vital component of information used by Defence and it must be exploited in a timely way to inform decision-making and increase military effect. The policy document JSP 465 gives direction on the selection of appropriate geospatial standards but it is not without

issues. A key challenge has been a lack of understanding in the selection and implementation of common and appropriate standards. This stems from the lack of an up-to-date overarching policy and guidance document to support the process.

Helyx engaged with stakeholders across MOD to asses a key policy document and provided evidence to recommend the removal of

outdated geospatial standards and the addition of new standards.

Download more information here.