Address data and point object coordinate web service

The address textual data and building coordinates web service has been designed for requests from other applications. The application software processes the information requests according to defined criteria and provides standardised format data.

This web service offers several advantages:

  • possibility to receive the current textual data for the addressing object on various detailing levels of the addressing objects (incl. full address entry and text entry of the building coordinates) at any time of the day without leaving the office;
  • possibility to obtain the latest Address textual data and building coordinates without involving your specialists and those of the SLS;
  • a universal data format which is suitable for inclusion of the data into your information system.

By signing the respective agreement, any interested party can use the Address textual information and building coordinates web service offered by the SLS. In the agreement, the SLS will include the terms and conditions for the users of the data. The agreement is to be signed by the SLS and the data user.

Signing of cooperation agreement:

To sign the agreement and to receive the access details, please, contact SLS Corporate Customer Service Centre by sending an e-mail message to: klienti@vzd.gov.lv or by phone: +371 67038866 or +371 67038833.

The SLS will prepare a draft agreement and inform you about the options for signing the agreement. If necessary, the SLS will communicate with the contact person specified by you in order to verify the information necessary to prepare the agreement.

The data can be used as:

  1. end user  - only for the internal procedures of the enterprise (own needs). Neither the data nor the products, services derived from the data must not be provided to any third parties;
  2. service provider –  for the internal operations of the enterprise (own needs) and creation of services or products. The developed product or service may be provided to third parties, provided that such third parties cannot retrieve the data from the product or service (by download, for example) for further use. The data shall not be transferred to any third parties;
  3. data distributor – for the internal operations of the enterprise (own needs), development of products or services, and delivery to third parties, as well as for data

ADDRESS REGISTRY TEXTUAL DATA LAYERS AND FORMATS

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AW_NOVADS – contains area data XML here
AW_PAGASTS – contains civil parish and town rural territory data XML here
AW_PILSETA. – contains town data XML  here
AW_CIEMS – contains village data XML here
AW_IELA – contains street data XML  here
AW_NLIETA – contains farmstead, building and construction land parcel data. XML  here
AW_DZIV – contains data about groups of premises (including apartments) XML  here

TABLES OF LINKS BETWEEN THE ADDRESS REGISTRY SPATIAL AND TEXTUAL DATA

File name Format Example
AW_IELA_GEO – table of links to street and road geographical coordinates XML here
AW_VIETA_GEO – table of links to the geographical coordinates of towns, areas, civil parishes, town rural territories, villages XML here
AW_EKA_GEO - the coordinates of a point object contains data on buildings geographical coordinates XML here
  • Textual data layers and formats
  • Tables of links between the address registry spatial and textual data

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