Proposal Forms

The APC considers proposals for new names for features which have not been previously named and which are adequately mapped and defined.

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Guidelines for new name proposals

DEADLINE: Please note that the deadline for submitting proposals to the next APC meeting on 1 April 2015 is now CLOSED. Any further proposal submissions will be considered at the October 2015 meeting.


International Guidelines for Place-Naming

As a member of the SCAR Geoscience Standing Scientific Group and its predecessor the SCAR Working Group on Geodesy and Geographic Information, the UK accepts the SCAR Recommendations SCAR XXIV-5 (Cambridge 1996) concerning place-naming in the Antarctic.