The Local Land and Property Gazetteer (LLPG) is an address database upheld by local authorities in the UK. Previously local authorities held inconsistent and separate departmental databases. As part of a central government initiative, local authorities had to modernise their processes utilising new technologies.
The primary aim of creating the LLPGs was to help ensure that all databases are:
In effect, one address resource for a local authority area was created, eliminating previous repetitive processes.
The National Land and Property Gazetteer (NLPG) was then created as a central hub for all of the individual authority’s LLPGs.