EU Open Data Portal

The EU Open Data Portal is the point of access to public data published by the EU institutions, agencies and other bodies. Information can be used and reused for commercial or non‑commercial purposes.

EU Open Data Portal
Type of site
Public service portal and
institutional information
Available in24 official languages of the EU
Owner European Union
Created byEU Publications Office
URLdata.europa.eu
CommercialNo
RegistrationNot required
LaunchedDecember 2012
Content license
Open

The portal is a key instrument of the EU open data strategy. By ensuring easy and free access to data, their innovative use and economic potential can be enhanced. The goal of the portal is also to make the institutions and other EU bodies more transparent and accountable.