National Records of Scotland

Preserving the past, Recording the present, Informing the future



Welcome to the National Records of Scotland (NRS) Geography web pages. Here you will find information about who we are, the services and products we provide and how to contact us. We want our geography section to be as helpful as possible but if you think there are things that should be added or changed please contact us with your suggestions.

About our Geography
Geography policy explained and an introduction to our services and data.  

Information on recent additions and consultations in the Geography section.

Our Products
Download our geographical datasets and supporting information including 2011 Census geography datasets.

Glossary of Terms
A list of common definitions and acronyms used in these pages is available on our Glossary of Terms page.

Enquiries and Suggestions
Please contact our Geography Customer Services if you need any futher information.
E-mail: [email protected]

Or you can write to us at:

Geography Customer Services, National Records of Scotland
New Register House, Edinburgh, EH1 3YT.

Alternatively, you can call 0131 202 0451.