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LPIS Land Parcel Identification Vectors, Ireland
Entry ID: LPIS_Ireland

Abstract: This data set contains vector boundaries of agricultural land
parcels. Main attribute classes include a unique Parcel No., Area,
Crop Type and details of aid applications. The Land Parcel
Identification System (LPIS) programme was initiated in 1995 as an
alphanumeric identification system for all agricultural parcels that
are subject to Area Aid application.

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Description: Additional information on the Ireland Department of Agriculture,
Food and Rural Development.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 55.34   S: 51.13   E: -3.13   W: -10.52

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Ireland Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Development
Dataset Title: LPIS Land Parcel Identification Vectors
Dataset Release Date: 1998-10-19
Dataset Release Place: Ireland
Dataset Publisher: Ireland Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Development
Data Presentation Form: GIS Map
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1996-01-01
Quality Data gathering commenced in July 1995 at Mallon Technologies
Ltd. (Dundalk) with the digitizing of land parcels from farmer maps
submitted in support of their Area Aid claims between 1993 and
1995. Land parcels boundaries were validated against orthophotography.
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
Department of Agriculture and Food, Ireland Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +353 1 6072000
Fax: +353 1 6616263
Email: jack.creaner at
Contact Address:
Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Development
Agriculture House, Kildare Street
City: Dublin 2
Country: Ireland
Distribution Media: 3.5" Floppy, CD-ROM, 100MB Zip Disk, 4mm DAT Data Cartridge,
Distribution Format: DXF
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-01-29
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23