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Services: information, data exchange, added value

Data supply: simple and direct

The geodata available from the Federal Administration can be obtained directly from the relevant Federal Office. Metadata can be obtained free of charge from geocat, Switzerland’s geographical metadata catalogue. Geodata can be downloaded free of charge subject to certain restrictions. Please observe all the relevant conditions of use.

Data Model Registry: Model Repository for basic geodata under federal law.

Available in French or German


Geoservices are spatially referenced web services which make geodata accessible in structured form. Through geoservices it is possible to network geographical information over the Internet and to view or exchange data.

Advice and coordination: implementation of the strategy

Here you will find assistance in the implementation of the strategy for geographical information within the Federal Administration.

Tutorials und Tools

Diese Rubrik enthält Tutorials, Tools und Hilfen, um die Möglichkeiten des API/Geoportals optimal zu nutzen.