Welcome at the Dutch National Data portal. This portal provides an overview of all available datasets provided by governmental organisations in the Netherlands.
The most important facts and figures
This site and registry is initiated and governed by the Dutch Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations. The Netherlands Publication Office (KOOP) is responsible for site maintenance and development.
TIP: a comprehensive insight in the situation of open data in the Netherland: Trend Report Open Data 2015 (English, PDF, Netherlands Court of Audit)
Some of the data of the Dutch government is available in English, please see here for all English datasets (currently over 600).
The Dutch data portal uses the European DCAT standard. The DCAT standard is implemented as a NL application profile: DCAT-AP-NL. More information about mapping of the DCAT standard on CKAN fields, Dutch metadata standard (OWMS) and the geo-network can also be found on this page.
Please contact us for more information in English about other subjects.