May 22, 2015
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

Opening-up Council Tax statistics

DCLG has been publishing council tax data at parish level since 2013-14. As part of opening-up the Department's data, we wanted to make our council tax statistics more accessible. So we have now released data for all English billing authorities (at district and county level) and Civil Parishes ... [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.