Federal Agency for Cartography and Geodesy



This internet offer is published by:

Federal Agency for Cartography and Geodesy
represented by president Prof. Dr. Paul Becker
Richard-Strauss-Allee 11
60598 Frankfurt am Main
Phone: +49 69 6333-1
Fax: +49 69 6333-235

VAT-ID No. DE 811 331 330

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Federal Agency for Cartography and Geodesy

Content management system

The implementation has been done with Government Site Builder, the content management solution of the German Federal Administration, based on CoreMedia CMS.

Shop system

The implementation has been done with the model webshop of the federal government, the e-commerce solution of the federal administration, based on Magento.

Legal notice

All information on our website has been carefully checked. We try to ensure that the information on this website is up to date, complete and correct. Nevertheless, the occurrence of errors cannot be completely excluded. A guarantee for the completeness, correctness and timeliness can therefore not be given. The Federal Agency may change this website at any time without notice and / or cease its operation and is besides not obligated to update the content of this website.

Access and use of this website is at own risk. The Federal Agency is neither responsible nor accountable for damages, including direct, indirect, accidental, concretely predictable or consequential damages, which are allegedly caused by or in connection with the access and / or use of this website.

The Federal Agency expressly disclaims responsibility for the content of external websites which are linked to its own website as well as from all content, which may be relevant to criminal or liability law or which violate good morals.

When accessing content from this website, access data is stored. This data is about the page from which the file was requested, the name of the file, date, time and duration of the request, the amount of data transferred, and the access status (e.g. file transferred, file not found). The stored data is exclusively for statistical purposes and will in no case be forwarded to third parties.

The input of personal or business data (e-mail addresses, names, addresses) within the website (if there is an option), is done on strictly voluntary basis.


The protection of your personal data is a special concern of the Federal Agency for Cartography and Geodesy, therefore personal data will only be processed by us to the necessary extent. What data is needed and processed for what purpose and on what basis depends to a large extent on the type of service that you use or depends on which task we need it for.

Personal data is any information that relates to an identified or identifiable natural person. A natural person is regarded as identifiable, which can be identified directly or indirectly, in particular by association with an identifier such as a name, an identification number, a location data or an online identifier.

For more information on what information is collected, for what purpose and on what basis, how you can contact the responsible entity and the data protection officer, and what rights you have with regard to the processing of your personal data, please refer to our privacy policy.


The copyright for texts is, unless otherwise stated, with the Federal Agency for Cartography and Geodesy. The copyright for pictures lies with the Federal Agency for Cartography and Geodesy, unless otherwise stated in the picture.

Texts, text parts, graphics, tables or pictorial material provided on www.bkg.bund.de may not be reproduced, distributed or published without the prior consent of the Federal Agency for Cartography and Geodesy.

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EU consumer arbitration process

Online dispute resolution pursuant to article 14 paragraph 1 ODR-VO: The European Commission provides an online dispute resolution platform, which can be found at http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr/.

We are happy to clarify your concerns in direct exchange with you and therefore do not participate in consumer arbitration. If you have any questions or problems, please contact the BKG service center at dlz@bkg.bund.de.