Town Planning has many functions but one of the most important is spatial land use planning.

Gibraltar Government’s GIS implementation is being developed by the ITLD’s GIS Coordination & Development team.

The GIS Coordination & Development team supply GIS systems and solutions to Gibraltar Government departments.

Technical Services Department is solely responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of the GLIS basemap and its infrastructure. In addition, it maintains a number of layers designed to help the user navigate the map as well as others designed to aid in the day-to-day function of the department. Much of this data has been published for conventional hard copy formats which are also available for download on the Geoportal.

Working to ensure a healthy environment for current and future generations.

The Department of the Environment has a mandate to achieve a high quality environment by providing effective environmental protection;

Gibraltar Geo Facts

Coordinates: 36°7′N 5°21′W
Max Height: 426 m
Length of the Rock: 6km approx
Planar Area: 6.55Km2
Surface Area: 8.40Km2
Water: 0
Caves: 140+
Roads: more than 48km
Tunnels: 52km approx
Population: 29,752 (2011 estimate)