Northern Ireland Assembly Open Data
What is Open Data?
The Northern Ireland Assembly is opening up its data for other people to re-use
Transparency isn’t just
about access, it is also about sharing and reuse
How can I access Open Data?
W3C documentation on Publishing
Open Government Data states that:
The quickest and easiest way to make data available on the Internet is to publish
the data in its raw form (e.g., an XML file)
The Northern Ireland Assembly has created a number of XML and JSON Web Services to provide
easy and transparent access to their data:
How can I use this data?
The data and information available through data.niassembly.gov.uk are available
under terms described in the Open Northern Ireland Assembly Licence.
You are free to:
- copy, publish, distribute and transmit the Information
- adapt the Information
- exploit the Information commercially for example, by combining it with other Information,
or by including it in your own product or application
You must, where you do any of the above:
- acknowledge the source of the Information by referring back to and citing the origin
or source of the data when using it; and, where possible, provide a link to the
Open Northern Ireland Assembly Licence
How can I contact you?
We are happy to answer any queries you may have about these services, listen to
any ideas you may have for improvements or hear how you have implemented our data
into your own systems.
We can be contacted by sending an email to
or by following us on twitter at @niassembly_aims