Company Register 83% open

Bulgaria

What data is expected?

List of registered (limited liability) companies. The submissions in this data category do not need to include detailed financial data such as balance sheet, etc. Open data from company registers may be used for many ends: e.g. enabling customers and businesses to see with whom they deal, or to see where a company has registered offices. This definition draws on the work of OpenCorporates.

  • Name of company
  • Company address
  • Unique identifier of the company
  • Register available for entire country

How open is the data?

Data Usability Beta

The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 2

Data format

XML

Data Location

  • http://opendata.government.bg/dataset/tbprobckn-pernctb - Commercial register, Portal for open data of the Republic of Bulgaria
  • All answers

    Question Answer Comment
    Openly licenced Yes
    Downloadable at once Yes
    Up-to-date No It's updated every few months
    Publicly available Yes
    Available free of charge Yes
    In an open and machine-readable format XML
    findable 4
    findable_steps Checked the open data portal of the government.
    licence_url https://opendata.government.bg/dataset/tbprobckn-pernct On the "More Information" for the "Trade Register 22/10/2016-01/18/2017" it is stated that the type of Licence is Creative Commons CCZero. It is also stated that the data are freely available and can be used for commercial or non-commercial purposes and thus for the realization of applications based on them (https://opendata.government.bg/en/about).
    Collected by government Yes
    usability 2
    collector_name Registration Agency, under the auspices of the Ministry of Justice
    characteristics Name of company, Company address, Unique identifier of the company, Register available for entire country
    location http://opendata.government.bg/dataset/tbprobckn-pernctb - Commercial register, Portal for open data of the Republic of Bulgaria

    Reviewer comments

    Your submission is valid. Thank you very much for contributing to the Global Open Data Index. The portal of open data initiative of Deputy Prime Minister in coalition politics and public administration is the result of joint work of: - Political Cabinet of the Deputy Prime Minister in coalition politics and public administration R. Buchvarova - Directorate "Modernization of the administration" in the Administration of the Council of Ministers - Institute of Public Administration - Ministry of Transport, Information Technology and Communications - Foundation "Obshtestvo.bg" All required dataset characteristics were found online without the need to register or request access to them. The data are updated every few months, are free of charge, and downloadable at once in machine-readable .XML files (one for each day of the month). The type of Licence is Creative Commons CCZero and the data are freely available and can be used for commercial or non-commercial purposes (https://opendata.government.bg/en/about).

    Meta data

    Date the data became available   Unknown
    Format of data   Unknown
    Reviewer   Evangelia Kampouri
    Submitters   Boyan Yurukov
    Last modified   Fri Dec 02 2016 14:17:15 GMT+0000 (UTC)