December 20, 2014
Getting started

Welcome

This site is the UK Department for Communities and Local Government's official Linked Open Data website.

It provides a selection of statistics on a variety of themes including Local Government finance, housing and homelessness, wellbeing, deprivation, and the department's business plan as well as supporting geographical data.

All of the data is available as fully browsable and queryable Linked Data (via a SPARQL 1.1 endpoint), and the majority is free to re-use under the Open Government Licence. Browse the data.

Latest news

What does Open Data mean for Leeds?

Published on behalf of Sandip Ghattaure, Leeds Data Mill With decreasing resources and funds, we have to evolve. Publishing data on a shared platform for an army of developers and analysts to tap into is one way of being open, honest and attracting investment into the city. Open Data is not j... [read more]

DEVELOPERS

API version 2.2.6

We provide a number of ways for developers to use our data, including an http resource-based api and a SPARQL 1.1 endpoint. Full developer documentation is available.

TOOLS

Have you tried our Spreadsheet builder?

Build your own custom data tables for your chosen Local Authorities and download in CSV format. Build a custom spreadsheet.