Boundary point Direct

This service provides access to information from the digital Cadastral Index Map that is part of the Real Property Register. The information contains boundary points with geometry (position) and attributes that describe the type of marking, position accuracy, marking mode and designation. The product name in Swedish is Gränspunkt Direkt.

Brief information

The service has two search options:

  • Retrieve one or more boundary points with all attributes by entering the identity.
  • Find references to boundary points using geometry- or designation filters.
    The references can then be used to obtain complete information about the boundary points.

Maintenance and update frequency

The boundary points are updated by the cadastral authorities in connection with property formation. In addition to the national cadastral authority Lantmäteriet, there are 39 municipal cadastral authorities (KLM) responsible for real property formation.

The cadastral index map is continuously updated, by Lantmäteriet and the municipal authorities, in connection with property formation. In some municipal authorities, the update is periodic, which means that they submit monthly updates.

After updating the information in the Cadastral Index Map, it takes about an hour before it is displayed in the service.


Our geodata services are normally available 24/7 and we provide support during working hours. Read more about availability to geodata services.

Our geodata services (APIs) require that you have an application or software capable of managing the services. To view real property information or maps directly in your browser, you can use Lantmäteriet's e-services.

Order product

You can order geodata products directly from us or from one of our resellers. The resellers can also help you with customization and processing of the products.

Order from Lantmäteriet

If you want to order directly from us at Lantmäteriet you should use the Order form.

If you want to use our spatial data services in your business, you first need to sign a license for use. Submit a request in the Order Form.

Order from resellers

Do you want help with customizing and processing our products and services? Then you should contact one of our resellers.

Copyright and publication

In some cases you need permit to distribute geographic information. Read more on the page Copyright and publication of Lantmäteriet's geographical information.


Different versions of the services can overlap, so pay attention to which version you use. Version history describes the changes that occurred at each update.

Technical framework and standard for direct access services

Our direct access services are mainly based on standards from W3C (new window) and OGC, The Open Geospatial Consortium (new window).

The service interfaces are SOAP or REST based where object types are in many cases built using GML (Geography Markup Language) or JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) to describe its geographical properties.

The services are of the nature 'question-answer' where the consumer (user's system) sends a service call with search terms or selection parameters over the Internet and receives a list with one or more geographical objects in response.

To get there quickly start and test the services before they are integrated in your own system, a tool such as SOAP-UI or Postman can be used. SOAP UI (new window) and Postman (new window) are tools for testing SOAP- or REST-based Webservices.

Version and date Changes compared with previous version

Version 1.0

Available in Production environment:


In the API portal you, as a user of Lantmäteriet's direct access services, you can among other things, manage access keys for the services you have access to.

As a logged in user, you can view and manage the services you have access to, create access keys, create access groups, and view usage statistics.

The API portal is available for both production environment and verification environment for our direct access services. You log into the respective environment's API Portal to manage services and permissions for that environment.

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