About Local Boundaries
Local Boundaries brings the detail geodata of new administrative units or maps of all administrative boundary defined by Nepal Government, in open and reusable format for free of costs.
The local boundaries are available in two formats (TopoJSON and GeoJSON) and can be easily reused to map local authority data to an OpenStreetMap, Google Map, Leaflet or MapBox.
Published link: http://localboundries.oknp.org
Levels and types of local boundaries included
- Provinces Level (7 Provinces)
- Districts Level (77 Districts)
- Local Levels (753 Local Levels)
Local Levels Includes:
- Rural Municipality (Gaupalika)
- Municipality (Nagarpalika)
- Metropolitan (Mahanagarpalika)
- Sub-Metropolitan (Upamahanagarpalika)
- National Parks
- Wildlife Reserves
- Hunting Reserves
All these datasets are licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0). So, You are free to: Share - copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format and Adapt - remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially.
But only Under the following terms: Attribution - You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.
The datasets are created by Open Knowledge Nepal by merging the old shapefiles and integrating it according to the new federal structure. Please contact us if you are interested to learn more about how it was created. This is not from governmental source so please verify it before official use.