This data category requires a high level national map. To satisfy this category, the following minimum criteria must be met:

  • Scale of 1:250,000 (1 cm = 2.5km).
  • Markings of national roads
  • National borders
  • Marking of streams, rivers, lakes, mountains.
  • Updated at least once a year.

Data Location


In Italy there are various geographical resources, few of them are open. Those open or are delegated to regions or cities. At the national level there are different realities but few of these are open or updated in a timely manner.

Reviewer comments

changed from DBPrior to PCN

Data Availability

  • N Openly licensed
  • ? Is the data available for free
  • ? Is the data machine readable
  • N Available in bulk
  • N Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis
  • Y Is data in digital form
  • Y Publicly available
  • Y Does the data exist
  • ? Is the data available online
  • Yes
  • No
  • Unsure
  • No data


Date the data became available   Unknown
Format of data   wfs, wms
Reviewer   Maurizio Napolitano
Submitters   Andrea Raimondi
Last modified   Wed Oct 22 2014 13:13:23 GMT+0000 (UTC)