INSPIRE Knowledge Base

Czech Office for Surveying, Mapping and Cadastre

LMO Description
Czech Office for Surveying, Mapping and Cadastre
Proposed role in INSPIRE development
  • submit reference material as input to the Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • be kept informed
  • yes
  • implement pilot projects to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
    Level of authority: 
    Czech Republic
    Formal Mandate: 
    <p>Governmental organization responsible for surveying, mapping, cadastre and land registration</p>
    Main Activities: 
    -Complete administration of the Cadastre (including legal relations to real estate property), -Maintenance and modernisation of horizontal, vertical and gravity control in the Czech Republic, -Large-scale mapping (cadastral maps, derived 1:5.000 State map), -Medium-scale mapping (Base map of the Czech Republic 1:10 000, 1:25 000, 1:50 000, 1:100 000, 1:200 000), -Small-scale mapping of the Czech Republic (1:500 000, 1:1 000 000), -Creation of the Fundamental Base of Geographic Data (ZABAGED), -Geodetic surveys and documentation of state boundaries, -Development and maintenance of the Information System of Surveying, Mapping and Cadastre in the Czech Republic, -Standardisation of geographical names, -Coordination of research and international cooperation in geodesy, cartography and cadastre.
    Area of work/experience
    Geographic Domain:: 
    Czech Republic
    Societal Sector: 
    central government
    Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development: 
    50-year tradition in state mapping and cadastre
    Primary Business: 
    mapping, photogrammetry, surveying, cadastre, land registration