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

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

News 02.08.2022

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

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

News 27.07.2022

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

Save the date: The 4th GeoUnconference will take place on 13.10.2022 in Bern.

News 05.07.2022

Save the date: The 4th GeoUnconference will take place on 13.10.2022 in Bern.

Dataset of the week

Water availability for plants: Changes between 1981 and 2018 (FOEN).

Dataset 05.07.2022

Water availability for plants: Changes between 1981 and 2018 (FOEN).

Where is it hottest today? Current temperature maxima (MeteoSwiss).

Dataset 17.06.2022

Where is it hottest today? Current temperature maxima (MeteoSwiss).

Federal Inventory of Floodplains of National Importance (FOEN).

Dataset 01.06.2022

Federal Inventory of Floodplains of National Importance (FOEN).

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.