The INSPIRE Directive sets the minimum conditions for interoperable sharing and exchange of spatial data across Europe as part of a larger European Interoperability Framework and the e-Government Action Plan that contributes to the Digital Single Market Agenda. Article 21 of INSPIRE Directive defines the basic principles for monitoring and reporting. More detailed implementing rules regarding INSPIRE monitoring and reporting have been adopted as Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2019/1372 on the 19th August 2019.
This country fiche highlights the progress in the various areas of INSPIRE implementation. It includes information on monitoring 2019 acquired in December 2019 and Member States update.
A high-level view on the governance, use and impact of the INSPIRE Directive in Germany. More detailed information is available on the INSPIRE knowledge base.
Name of the public authority
Lenkungsgremium GDI-DE (Steering Committee)
Lenkungsgremium GDI-DE – Vorsitz 2019/2020
Agency for Geoinformation and Surveying
Neuenfelder Straße 19
Dr. Anja Hopfstock
Federal Agency for Cartography and Geodesy
60598 Frankfurt am Main
+49 40 428 26 - 5050
Organisation’s website URL
Contact person - substitute
+49 69 6333-300