Data request form

Please, fill out the data request form and send it by email to:  info[a.t]   (replace [a.t] with @)

If it is not possible for you to fill out the PDF-form electronically, you can send a scanned copy by email or a paper copy by post mail.

Together with the data request form, please also send the following documents (if applicable):

  • Project perimeter (shapefile or map)
  • List of desired species
  • Order confirmation (for public orders)

By submitting the data request, you agree to comply with the data usage guidelines.

If the case of any field surveys for the project, the applicants commit to submit to Info Flora a copy of the collected floristic raw data in an suitable format (FlorApp, Online-Fieldbook, Excel‐spreadsheet, etc.). For data reporting in a professional context (cunsulting offices and conservation departments) please refer to the leaflet about out data reporting tools.

Processing of data requests can take up to two weeks.

The standard information range of the supplied data is usually sufficient for most applications. Optionally, additional information (if available) can be provided (see also the legend):

  • dubious information and records of absence
  • Details abou the species identification
  • complete vegetation survey
  • extended habitat code

Upon request, different data formats are also possible.

If, in addition to the floristic data, you also need to request data about other groups of organisms (fauna, cryptogams), you can address your request directly to Info Species.


A fee is charged for processing the data requests. The tariffs of Info Species apply:
Reduced Tariff: CHF 75.-
Standard Tariff: CHF 175.-
For federal government, cantons, public research institutions, parks, nature conservation organizations and other associations, or foundations with non-commercial purposes, the service is free of charge. The reduced tariff applies to municipalities and to contractors of the Confederation, cantons and municipalities.