OPEN DATA POLICY
The Ministry of Infrastructure Development follows the open data policy in presenting the most important data and information that cover the core business of the ministry, which is the infrastructure of United Arab Emirates. It aims to enable the user to use and publish data without obstacles prevent users from accessing it. Furthermore, the data published in open machine-readable format with no access restriction.
The open data of the Ministry of Infrastructure Development is a rich source of reliable approved data, which all individuals and private and governmental entities can utilize and rely on according to their needs and requirements considering that the source is mentioned and data is re-subjected to 'open data' principle. In addition, it helps save time and effort on the data user in extracting reports.
1 You can use the dataset available on the open data page by copying, downloading, modifying, or redistributing it, whether commercial or non-commercial ("use") referencing its source is the Ministry of Infrastructure Development and stating the file name and the published date without changing the information
2 Re-subjected the data to ‘open data’ principle and share it with the public
3 Not to use the data for political purposes, or to support illegal or criminal activity, or to have a negative impact on the name or position of the UAE, or any illegal activity, or contrary to the values of the UAE society3
MOID is not responsible for any direct or indirect consequences or damages that may arise from the use of available data on its website. Such liability rests upon the user.
The data user is responsible for data reuse, and the data should result in no errors related to the content, source, date of the data plus their origin and history.
Open data for the Ministry of Infrastructure Development includes several reports and statistics that assist and support the user. Examples include:
1 MoID Projects Reports (Buildings, Roads, Houses)
2 Registered Users of MoID Website Reports
3 Statistics of Ministry's website visitors
4 Eservices Usage reports
MOID is committed to the Open Data Guidelines of the mGovernment posted on the UAE Government official portal on the following link: