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“napDCAT-AP” - A DCAT-AP extension for Metadata in National Access Points

Welcome to napDCAT-AP

napDCAT-AP is draft specifcation for Metadata in National Access Points (NAPs) in Europe, as developed by the European ITS Platform (EU EIP).

In particular, it is a translation of the Coordinated Metadata Catalogue (CMC) for NAPs into an extension to the DCAT-AP Metadata specification.

More information about NAPs can be found at a special websites by EU EIP and by the European Commission.

More information about EU EIP can be found here.

More information about the background and relevance of Metadata in NAPs can be found here.


On this page, you will find available documents for the most-recent version of napDCAT-AP:



Example files