The GeoAdmin API allows the integration in web pages of geospatial information provided by the Swiss Confederation and Cantons.
The GeoAdmin API provides also API REST Services
20 requests per minute on a 24/7 average on any of the REST services are considered “fair use”. If you need more - pls contact us via email@example.com. Please keep in mind our terms https://www.geo.admin.ch/terms-of-use
The status of all GeoAdmin services and applications is available here: http://status.geo.admin.ch
The GeoAdmin API has been tested in the two last versions of the following browsers: Firefox, Internet Explorer, Chrome, Safari.
The GeoAdmin API does support mobile devices.
The link is here: Geoadmin API in CMS
Yes, under http://groups.google.com/group/geoadmin-api Feel free to use it and ask all the questions you want.
From 1.3.2021 all layers can be freely used.
The following list contains all the free accessible layers:
Not all the layers have a tooltip. The complete list of layer using the htmlPopup service is the following. Note: some vector layer (GeoJSON) have a client-only tooltip and are not using this service:
A layer is searchable when its features can be searched. Below, you can find the complete list of all searchable layers:
A queryable layer is a layer you may filter out features on some attributes:
The parameters for the tiles are the following:
Resolution (meters): 4000,3750,3500,3250,3000,2750,2500,2250,2000,1750,1500,1250,1000,750,650,500,250,100,50,20,10,5,2.5,2,1.5,1,0.5,0.25,0.1
Maximum extent bounding box: 420000,30000,900000,350000
Coordinate system: EPSG:21781
For practical information on how to use the tiles, see our description of the WMTS service.
The source code of the GeoAdmin API project can be found here: https://github.com/geoadmin/ol3
Can I use http://localhost to test my developments ?¶
These information can be found on the OEREB/RDPPF: Feature Service page.