Open Knowledge

Company Register 50% open


What data is expected?

List of registered (limited liability) companies. The submissions in this data category does not need to include detailed financial data such as balance sheet etc. To satisfy this category, the following minimum criteria must be met:

  • Name of company
  • Unique identifier of the company
  • Company address
  • Updated at least once a month

What data is available

  •   Openly licensed? No (No URL given)
  •   Is the data available for free? No
  •   Is the data machine readable? Yes (XML)
  •   Available in bulk? Yes
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? Yes
  •   Publicly available? No(as Business Register published by Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation (Näringsdepartmentet))
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


Very sparse information available as open data in CSV format( but doesn't include basics such as address.

Bulk data is available for a fee as an "XML packet", which retrieves data directly from the register. It can be accessed online with a server certificate. For more information, the contact email is:

Reviewer comments

Updated criteria based on the availability of XML packet.



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