​The mission of the Cartography Branch is the preparation , the updating, the printing and the distribution of topographical and thematic maps and cadastral plans. The Branch prepares and distributes geo-information, maps and plans in digital and conventional form. Tha Branch acts as the official Cartographic Service of the Government of Cyprus. It has the responsibility of an advisory role and the provision of services in cartographic matters, mapping, geoinformatics and Geographical Information Systems (GIS).​