About the Society


A Quick Guide to The Hydrographic Society UK and the Society's Memorandum & Articles of Association can both be downloaded below.

Our Purpose

Our Strategic Objectives

Our Membership

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Membership Survey: Results & Analysis (2015) 

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The Hydrographic Society UK (THS UK) is a founding member of the umbrella group, the International Federation of Hydrographic Socieities (IFHS).

IFHS, previously The Hydrographic Society, was formed in 1972 and now comprises eight member societies around the world, including THS UK.

THS UK's Officers are:


The UK Society also has several Regions and one Chapter, each with their own committee. Further details on these groups can be found at:

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The International Federation of Hydrographic Societies (IFHS) Hydrographic Professional Accreditation Scheme (HPAS) is now open for applicants.
For further information go to our HPAS page

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Remote Hydrography Conference and Exhibition
22-24 February 2022, Dublin
For further information see the Remote Hydrography web pages.

If you have missed a regional or national presentation, or event, you can catch-up via The Hydrographic Society UK YouTube channel.
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