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 ‘points of interest’ "DATA  sorter / processor " is offering agents and developers who want to have additional information on property details and websites. It was set up in 2013 then in late 2015 the company was awarded /confirmed supplier G-Cloud 7 supplier , which allows large data sets( which can be saved on the cloud servers relatively cheaply and securley ) generated by the pubic and owned by the public, to be sold back to you.

for the pleasure of this Licencing for the POI On-Demand service is based on a credit cache system from as little as £625 plus VAT. When data is downloaded it uses available credit and users can top-up their cache as often and as much as is needed. And, with Points of Interest data not included in the Public Sector Mapping Agreement (PSMA), the On Demand portal is the most cost effective way for public sector bodies, and consultants working on their behalf, to easily access the data they - See more at: http://www.landmark.co.uk/news-archive/landmark-solutions-launches-points-interest-demand-web-portal#sthash.L1XvEptn.dpuf



The Point-X POI dataset is broken down by nine groups*, which includes 52 categories of data, which in turn are broken down into 620 classes of Points of Interests. As an example, a user is able to search through the 'Accommodation, Eating & Drink' group, access the 'Eating & Drinking' category, and search on all 'Restaurants' within a set geographical location. An alternative example is the 'Public Infrastructure' group, which includes the 'Infrastructure and Facilities' category, and search the 'Public Telephones' class to identify the number of public phones within a set area. - See more at: http://www.landmark.co.uk/news-archive/landmark-solutions-launches-points-interest-demand-web-portal#sthash.L1XvEptn.dpuf




API's including everything from cattle grids, letterboxes, bus stops and public conveniences, through to nightclubs, cash machines and fish and chip shops.


Small World


Mark Milner 

CEO of dmgi::land&property emea & apac.

Education Charter House

He has held a variety of senior and Board roles across the digital and media sectors including CEO of Landmark Information Group, The Digital Property Group, which operated the websites Primelocation, Findaproperty.com and Globrix and consolidated with Zoopla in 2012 to create the Zoopla Property group. Mark has also worked in and with companies focussed on the digital motors, recruitment, dating and utility switching sectors as well as leading the commercial teams working on the digital variants of DMGT's newspaper titles including The Mail Online and Northcliffe Media.

Mark is also a Board member of EDR, a US based company which specialises in the provision of environmental and historic land use data.

data that does not have to be bought also public owned data, can be obtained via the freedom of information from

The Freedom of Information Act 2000 provides public access to information held by public authorities.

It does this in two ways:

  • public authorities are obliged to publish certain information about their activities; and


  • members of the public are entitled to request information from public authorities.


The Act covers any recorded information that is held by a public authority in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, and by UK-wide public authorities based in Scotland. Information held by Scottish public authorities is covered by Scotland’s own Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.


Public authorities include government departments, local authorities, the NHS, state schools and police forces. However, the Act does not necessarily cover every organisation that receives public money. For example, it does not cover some charities that receive grants and certain private sector organisations that perform public functions.

Recorded information includes printed documents, computer files, letters, emails, photographs, and sound or video recordings




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