The Municipalities and INSPIRE – Any Connection?

  • Inge Flensted Local Government Denmark
Keywords: FOT, INSPIRE, spatial information, public administration


On the surface, the municipalities are neither data owners nor data systems managers in connection with Denmark's reporting of data to INSPIRE. However, if you dig a little deeper in the actual data reports, you will see that the municipalities are actually suppliers of data on an extensive scale, both through FOT and through Denmark's Area Information, And there is no doubt that INSPIRE will provide a framework as well as inspiration for the Danish mapping under the auspices of FOT.

Author Biography

Inge Flensted, Local Government Denmark