INSPIRE Knowledge Base

Hellenic Mapping and Cadastral Organization

LMO Description
Hellenic Mapping and Cadastral Organization
Proposed role in INSPIRE development
  • allocate experts to Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • submit reference material as input to the Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • be kept informed
  • yes
    Level of authority: 
    Formal Mandate: 
    <p>National Civilian Mapping and Cadastral Organization responsible for coordinating the implementation of the National Geospatial Data Infrastructure (Law 3882/2010)</p>
    Main Activities: 
    -Geodesy -Aerial photography acquisition -Large scale mapping and thematic mapping (CORINE Land Cover etc) -National Cadastre
    Area of work/experience
    Geographic Domain:: 
    Greek territory
    Societal Sector: 
    Central Government
    Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development: 
    1)Producer of CORINE Land Cover (CLC) data bases:CLC90, REVISED CLC90, CLC2000, CLC-CHANGES 2)Represented in the Expert Groups of INSPIRE 3)National data provider 4)Full member of Eurogeographics 5)Participated through an expert in the program ABDS (Administrative Boundary Data Service for central and eastern European countries)
    Primary Business: 
    Geodesy,Large scale mapping, Thematic mapping (CLC E.T.C),Photogrammetry, Remote sensing, GIS, National cadastre