Maps and data

Management of geoscientific knowledge and datasets are core tasks at NGU. The increasing amount of data collected need be maintained, stored and managed such a way that make it applicable today and for the future. NGU has customized data in various applications, datasets for downloading and services.

The geology of my municipality

Explore geographical maps in your municipality

Our policy is that our datasets and services are open, accessable and free for downloading. This approach secure usage of our data for civil puposes to the maximum extent. We develop standardized data deliveries and services for national and international management through active participation in Norway Digital and work with The Public Map Data (DOK). This work we in accordance with applicable standards and guidelines given in the Geodata Act and related regulations. The Geodata Act implements Directive 2007/2 / EC of 14 March 2007, establishing an Infrastructure for Spatial Information in the European Community (INSPIRE) as a directive in Norwegian law.

On these pages you will find our applications, access to datasets, services, productsheets, usageareas, WMS links and other information services.