Open Knowledge

Land Ownership 5% 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? No (No URL given)
  •   Is the data available for free? No
  •   Is the data machine readable? No (n/a)
  •   Available in bulk? Unsure
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? Unsure
  •   Publicly available? No published by Egyptian Survey Authority)
  •   Is data in digital form? Unsure
  •   Is the data available online? No (No URL given)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


Land ownerships are registered by the Egyptian Survey Authority (, however, they do not make such data available to the public. It is not available online, and according to its law ( and the forms submitted ( only owner of a land or his legal representatives can get the ownership documents of the land. We were not able to find any means for the public to request lists of lands and their owners.

P.S. The website ( is down, and we used the cached version by Google for our research.

Reviewer comments




  • Codrina Maria Ilie


  • anonymous