"What is the purpose of international activities in land surveying?" The National Land Survey of Finland (NLS) measures land in Finland, but representatives of the NLS also take part in international cooperation events around the world. In today's world it is impossible to creep into one's shell and not to care for what is happening in the world around us. The world is changing more rapidly than expected and the activities of the NLS must keep up with the pace.
The fees for property registration and cadastral surveys are subjected to change as of 1 January 2011. The fees for titles will increase, whereas the fees for mortgages will be reduced.
In addition to registration fees, cadastral survey fees are subjected to change at the turn of the year. The fees for cadastral surveys, such as parcelling, will increase by three per cent on average. The new prices are applied to issues decided after 1 January 2011.
At the National Land Survey of Finland (NLS) we deal with various kinds of information related to land. What seem to be particularly peculiar are ghost and cemetery properties. Although you may think that the two are somehow related, the truth is that they have nothing in common.
The Finnish Geoportal, Paikkatietoikkuna has won the Quality Innovation of the Year award in the category for public sector and non-profit corporations in a competition organized by Excellence Finland. The National Land Survey of Finland has created the service in collaboration with several data producers.
They say a dear child has many names. This also holds true for property registration. We are of course talking about the registration of titles, mortgages and special rights. We could as well be discussing more generally about registering rights focused on properties. Subjects also discussed...
The National Land Survey of Finland (NLS) is the organizer of the GISexpo at Helsinki Fair Centre on 2-3 November 2010. The GISexpo has established itself as the largest and most significant event for experts in the field of geographic information. The expo is intended for experts, application...
Struve triangulation chain, known as the Struve Geodetic Arc, will be published on stamp on 6 May 2011. The stamp depicts the station points in Finland in a landscape filled with lakes and forests.
To renew a website is a challenging task, especially when the idea is to provide the users with a new kind of service. Customers and organizations rarely have similar starting points and needs. Customers seldom fully understand the information that is merely based on the needs of the organization...
The customer service of South Finland District Survey Office is concentrated in the metropolitan area to the office located in Pasila. The customer service point at Helsinki Main Post Office is closing down on August 31, 2010. The aim of concentrating services is to ensure the smoothness of service...