Open Data

Search open data that is relevant to Canadians, learn how to work with datasets, and see what people have done with open data across the country.


Search through our Open Government Portal.

Search through our Open data portal

Looking for data about Government of Canada services, financials, national demographic information or high resolution maps? Discover that and more through our open data portal, your one-stop shop for Government of Canada open datasets.

Open Data Inventory

Review the open data inventories submitted by Government of Canada departments and agencies.

Working with data and application programming interfaces

Learn more about how to use a variety of data formats, including application programming interfaces (APIs).

Open data 101

Learn what open data is, how to get the most out of it, and explore the principles that are guiding the Government of Canada’s open data initiatives.

Suggest a dataset

Can’t find the dataset that you are looking for? Let us know!

Submit your app

Have you made an application using Government of Canada open data or open information? If so, let us know and we will share it with Canadians in our apps gallery.