Data publication commitments Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Last generated: 18 Jan 2019 07:04

This page lists the public commitments to the release of further datasets by the Department along with links to the data where is has been released or identified as an unpublished dataset. These commitments are only those which have been made to the release of data and Departments may have made public commitments in terms of further activity. This page does not list links to the corporate commitments which all central government Departments and ALBs have been committed to release from the Coalition Agreement and letters from the Prime Minister of May 2010 and July 2011.

This page is a beta release – it does not yet list all of the commitment which the Department has made. Further additions will be made on an ongoing basis.


Prime Minister's Letter May 2010

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Prime Minister's Letter July 2011

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Open data strategy

Commitment Dataset
Catchment Abstraction Management Strategies (CAMS) Reference Boundaries
Catchment Abstraction Management Strategy (CAMS) Reference boundaries
Extractive Materials Management Statement Summaries - Corporate Entities Only
Historic General Quality Assessment of Headline Indicators of Water Courses – Biology
Historic General Quality Assessment of Headline Indicators of Water Courses – Chemistry
Historic General Quality Assessment of Headline Indicators of Water Courses – Nutrients
Historic River Quality Objectives
Marine Benthic Invertebrate Species
Monitoring of Pesticides and Trace Organics in Water (1992-2008)
Referrals of Red List Discharges to Sewers - Corporate Entities Only
Referrals of Red List Substances to Sewers (AfA030)
Saltmarsh Extents
Saltmarsh Species
Seagrass Taxa and Abundance
Sensitive Area Maps
Summary Shellfish Directive Assessments
WFD Lake Waterbodies
Water Framework Directive - Lake Waterbodies
WFD Monitoring Network
WFD Rocky Shore Macroalgal Species
Waste Management Licence Current Exemptions
Operational transparency
Administrative data including procurement expenditure and staffing details.
Charting Progress II Assessment Areas
Biogeographically defined assessment areas used in the UK Marine Monitoring and Assessment Strategy Charting Progress 2 assessment of the state of UK seas. These areas have been used on an informal basis in the UK implementation of the EU Marine Strategy framework Directive.
INSPIRE Directive Annex III datasets
Datasets published under the EC INSPIRE Directive under the following themes: Utility and governmental services; Environmental monitoring facilities; Production and industrial facilities; Area management / restriction / regulation zones and reporting units; Natural risk zones; Meteorological geographical features; Oceanographic geographical features; Species distribution; Energy resources
UK Marine Strategy Area Sub-Regions
Formal boundaries of the UK Marine Strategy Area and the MSFD sub-regions in UK waters for the purposes of implementation of the EU Marine Strategy Framework Directive
Agricultural statistics
Multiple datasets including farm surveys, payments and production.
Environmental statistics
Multiple environmental statistics datasets including air quality, water quality and biodiversity.