General Directorate of Mapping

Turkey

Turkey

Member information

National name
Milli Savunma Bakanligi, Harita Genel Müdürlüğü
English spelling
General Directorate of Mapping
Member status
Full
Founded
1925
Legal status
Government Agency
Responsible ministry/organisation
Ministry of Defence
Number of staff
600
Annual budget, €millions
20
% state funding
87

Case studies

2017: Turkey delivers vertical obstacle database for safer low-altitude flights
2018: Spatial data users in Turkey beenfit from new applications

Contact details

Head of organisation
Permanent correspondent
Postal address
TR-06590 Ankara Turkey
Website

Responsibilities

Geodetic survey
Yes
Topographic mapping
Yes
Cadastre
No
Land registration
No
Military mapping
Yes
Thematic mapping
Yes
Hydrographic mapping
No
Aerial photography
Yes
Satellite imagery
Yes
Marine mapping
No
Metrology
No
e-Government
No
National Spatial Data Infrastructure
No

National Services

Cadastral Portal
No
Geoportal
Positioning Service
NSDI Portal
No

Products and services

Addresses
No
Cadastre
No
Land Registration
No
Land Information
No
Topographic Maps
Yes
Historical Maps
Yes
Nautical Charts and Services
No
Orthophotos
Yes
Satellite Imagery
Yes

Distribution

Directly to customers
Yes
VAR network
No
Distributor network
No
Map publishers
No

Customers

Central Government
Yes
Local Government
Yes
Utilities
Yes
Commercial
Yes
Military
Yes