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.
The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 2
There is no statement as to licensing information of data.
|Downloadable at once||No||You can email firstname.lastname@example.org to request datasets.|
|Publicly available||No||Data are available for free through a search mask by entering an entity's name or register number.|
|Available free of charge||Yes|
|In an open and machine-readable format||HTML|
|findable_steps||I used a readily available Internet search engine.|
|licence_url||There is no statement as to licensing information of data.||There is no statement as to licensing information of data.|
|Collected by government||Yes|
|collector_name||Departamento de Estado de Puerto Rico - Puerto Rico Department of State|
|characteristics||Name of company, Company address, Unique identifier of the company, Register available for entire country|
|location||href="https://prcorpfiling.f1hst.com/" https://prcorpfiling.f1hst.com/">rel="nofollow">https://prcorpfiling.f1hst.com/ - The Puerto Rico Department of State - Registry of Corporations and Entities website, href="https://prcorpfiling.f1hst.com/CorporationSearch.aspx" https://prcorpfiling.f1hst.com/CorporationSearch.aspx">rel="nofollow">https://prcorpfiling.f1hst.com/CorporationSearch.aspx - Corporations and Entities Search|
A notification states that you can obtain bulk data by emailing email@example.com..
Your submission is valid. Thank you very much for contributing to the Global Open Data Index. The Puerto Rico Department of State - Registry of Corporations and Entities website offers a Corporations and Entities Search feature where one can find company information for free by entering an entity's name or register number. Results include Registry number, Corporation Name, Class, Profit, Status, and once an entity's name is selected, Street and Mailing Address are also given. However, update frequency is not known and there is an announcement that the "Puerto Rico Department of State" does not warrant or guarantee the accuracy of information presented by this service. More specifically, "The content presented through this Portal is supplied by agencies and public corporations of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. Each of these agencies and corporations is solely responsible to ensure the currency, reliability, accuracy and veracity of the information they provide. The administrator of this Portal is not responsible for, and does not guarantee, updating, reliability, accuracy and veracity of the information contained herein." Data cannot be downloaded in bulk and another announcement informs that "the content presented by this Registry is ‘Public Information’ and the online services are intended for interactive participation. We reserve the right to block access to the site if we detect automated bulk data gathering tools. For business need of structured data feeds, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org." Finally, the Portal contains information that is protected by copyright and author moral rights (http://estado.pr.gov/en/terms-of-use/).