geo.admin.ch - the federal geoportal

geo.admin.ch is the geographical information platform of the Swiss Confederation within the Federal Administration. As a user, you can directly access federal geographical information, data, services and metadata right here.

News

Daily updated FSDI data now also available in STAC

Content Page 2.9.2022

News 01.09.2022

Daily updated FSDI data now also available in STAC

Dec 2

Revised GeoIV. The revised GeoIV came into force on August 1, 2022

Content Page 5.8.2022

News 02.08.2022

Revised GeoIV. The revised GeoIV came into force on August 1, 2022

Dec 2

Geodata made easy: Joint project of geo.admin.ch and BFH as civicChallenge finalist.

Content Page 5.8.2022

News 27.07.2022

Geodata made easy: Joint project of geo.admin.ch and BFH as civicChallenge finalist.

Dec 2

Dataset of the week

Where can you find Swiss heritage sites of national importance? Federal Inventory ISOS (FOC)

Content Page 25.11.2022

Dataset 19.11.2022

Where can you find Swiss heritage sites of national importance? Federal Inventory ISOS (FOC)

Switzerland from above: A journey through time with aerial photographs from 1946 to the present (swisstopo). Landscape and settlement history of Switzerland over the last 70 years.

Content Page 28.10.2022

Dataset 27.10.2022

Switzerland from above: A journey through time with aerial photographs from 1946 to the present (swisstopo). Landscape and settlement history of Switzerland over the last 70 years.

Dec 2

How much electricity or heat can my house façade produce? (SFOE)

Content Page 12.10.2022

Dataset 07.10.2022

How much electricity or heat can my house façade produce? (SFOE)

Dec 2

Content Page 30.5.2022

Geoinformation for everyone - leaflet

This leaflet gives an overview of the variety of data and maps on map.geo.admin.ch. It shows how we can all benefit from geoinformation as individuals, as a society, in politics, business, research and education.

Content Page 30.5.2022

Film Geoinformation

Geoinformation is an important part of our everyday life and provides an essential basis for information, work and decision-making in economy, science, administration, politics and as well as for private persons. This film is intended to give an insight into the world of geoinformation.

Content Page 30.5.2022

Organisation: names, departments, contacts

The coordination of geographical information within the Federal Administration is under the strategic direction and management of the coordinating agency for Federal geographical information, GCG.

For developers

The data.geo.admin.ch Spatial Temporal Asset Catalog – API is a «dataset based» download service providing access to packaged geospatial data and related metadata.

Content Page 31.5.2022

REST Interface: Spatial Temporal Asset Catalog API

The data.geo.admin.ch Spatial Temporal Asset Catalog – API is a «dataset based» download service providing access to packaged geospatial data and related metadata.

A WMTS service does not offer the flexibility of free scale selection; it offers instead faster loading/transmission time by using static tiles with fixed and discrete scales.

Content Page 1.6.2022

Web Map Tiling Services WMTS: available services and data

A WMTS service does not offer the flexibility of free scale selection; it offers instead faster loading/transmission time by using static tiles with fixed and discrete scales.

The BGDI supports the federal offices by setting up WMS services. You can freely use the following examples and integrate them into any GIS system.

Content Page 1.6.2022

Web Mapping Services WMS: Available services an data

The BGDI supports the federal offices by setting up WMS services. You can freely use the following examples and integrate them into any GIS system.