Open Knowledge

Land Ownership 50% open


What data is expected?

Cadaster showing land ownership data on a map and include all metadata on the land. Cadaster data submmitted in this category must include the following charateristics:

  • Land boarders
  • Land owners name
  • Land size
  • national level
  • updated yearly

What data is available

  •   Openly licensed? Unsure (No URL given)
  •   Is the data available for free? Yes
  •   Is the data machine readable? Yes (.dwg)
  •   Available in bulk? No
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? Unsure
  •   Publicly available? Yes(as Imágenes de Cartografía Catastral, Mapa de catastro, Consulta de Cuentas Rurales y Urbanas, published by Servicion Nacional de Catastro)
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


The data is managed by the National Cadastral Service, dependent of the Ministry of Finance (Ministerio de Hacienda), which publishes the information scattered in different parts:

  • The national map in the geo portal 1
  • The downloadable map files (as .dwg autocad format), containing the shapes and identification information about each parcel 2
  • This identification information can then be used to query ownership information in two services, one for urban parcels 3 and another for rural parcels 4.


Reviewer comments




  • Codrina Maria Ilie


  • Juan Pane