Completed Assignments and Assignations

Assignments to the Crown

Details of material assigned from an organisation to the Crown

Assigned material Assigned authority Date of assignment
Ordnance Survey copyright and database rights in new material and amendments to existing material The Keeper of Public Records 24 August 2017
Audit Commission. Material created by the Audit Commission from establishment to abolition on April 1st 2015 Her Majesty’s Stationery Office 8 April 2015
Highways England. Copyright and database right in material created or commissioned by the Highways England Company Limited from its establishment to the date of cessation Her Majesty’s Stationery Office 1 April 2015
Competition Commission copyright and database rights material created prior to closure Her Majesty’s Stationery Office 31 March 2014
Health Protection Agency copyright and database rights in all material created prior to creation of Public Health England Her Majesty’s Stationery Office 31 March 2013
Infrastructure and Planning Commission copyright and database rights in all material Her Majesty’s Stationery Office 30 March 2013
Fire Service College copyright and database rights prior to closure in 2013 Her Majesty’s Stationery Office 27 February 2013
Museums Libraries and Archives Council copyright and database rights prior to closure in January 2012 Her Majesty’s Stationery Office 31 January 2012
All copyright in the work entitled ‘The Bloody Sunday Inquiry’ Her Majesty’s Stationery Office 22 June 2010

Assignments away from the Crown

Details of Crown copyright material assigned to an organisation

Material assigned Assigned organisation Date of assignment
Planning Portal (DCLG)

  • ‘Planning Portal’ logo
  • 1APP – the electronic 1APP form layout itself and the name/brand “1APP”
  • A range of Mini Guides titled :
    Loft conversions
    Extensions
    Conservatories
    Outbuildings
    Porches
  • Interactive house
  • interactive terrace
  • Volume Calculator
  • A Discrete standalone app
  • Code hosted by IBM with links to direct users to the tool for use if required
  • Standalone Fee Calculator
  • Standalone tables for both England and Wales – comprising simple look-up tables
  • Integrated code Fee Calculator
  • online versions linked with/in to the 1APP form service and accessed automatically by the system as part of the application completion process
PortalPlanQuest Limited 11 March 2015
Copyright and database rights in material relating to Constructionline Capita plc 28 January 2015
DCMS copyright and database rights in The Transporters series of animated films Autism Research Trust 3 June 2014
DECC Intellectual Property Rights relating to the GRETA web based registry system SPW Limited 1 October 2013
OGC SWIRL Portfolio Pimco 2928 Limited (AXELOS Limited) 1 July 2013
The Secretary of State (NHS Connecting for Health) Property Transfer Scheme 2013. Crown copyright and Database rights in material created by Health Research Authority, Health and Social Care Information Centre and the National Health Service Commissioning Board National Health Service Commissioning Board 31 March 2013
Copyright in DfE ‘Playing for Success’ logo Rex Hall Community Interest Company 31 May 2011
BIS Spectrum Licensing data OFCOM 18 November 2010
Defence Aviation Repair Agency (DARA) technical reports, working papers, scientific, technical and other notebooks, documentation, software, design drawings, plans and charts relating to the business as transferred to the new organisation Vector Aerospace Limited 1 April 2008
FSS software databases excluding National DNA Database and NFFID Forensic Science Service Limited 6 December 2005
Material produced by or for the Postmaster General or The Post Office prior to the Post Office Act 1969, excluding Crown copyright information originated by the Post Office prior to 1968 Consignia 29 January 2002
Defence Evaluation and Research Agency (DERA)Technical and Scientific Reports, marketing material, product specifications, design drawings, model and related manuals, software and databases Qinetiq Limited 1 July 2001

Scottish Government Assignations

Details of Crown copyright material assigned by the Queen’s Printer for Scotland

Assignation material Assignation authority Date of assignation
Intellectual property rights in the winning entry in a Commonwealth Games 2014 competition run by the Scottish Government Glasgow 2014 Ltd 26 August 2011
Intellectual Property Rights associated with a town centre regeneration project entitled ‘Retail Rocks! Aberdeen’ Aberdeen City Council 19 April 2011
Copyright in digitised Images by Internet Archive under contract for Mass Digitisation of Printed Books 2009 The Trustees of the National Library of Scotland 29 July 2011

Details of Crown copyright material assigned to the Queen’s Printer for Scotland

Assignation material Assignation authority Date of assignation
All Material originated and published by Learning and Teaching Scotland from July 2000 until July 2011 Education Scotland 1 April 2015