Groundwater borehole


The dataset provides an overview of the country's groundwater wells and sources, and groundwater quality. It is primarily the well drilling companies that supply reports on wells, and the data is recorded for a specific template in accordance with regulations. Reported well data are quality assured by NGU.

Specific usage

The dataset provides an overview of groundwater wells and springs for purposes such as water supply, energy, reserch, nationwide monitoring of groundwater quality, level and temperature, parameters over time, the establishment of energy wells to background heating, overview of natural spring/well (sources) or wildcat wells.


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Contact information

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Contact metadata:
Janne Grete Wesche, – Geological Survey of Norway

Contact owner:
Pål Gundersen, – Geological Survey of Norway

Contact publisher:
Bobo Nordahl, – Geological Survey of Norway


Spatial representation: Vector

  • FGDB 10.2
  • Shape 10.2
  • SOSI 4.5
  • FGDB 10.2
  • Shape 10.2
  • SOSI 4.5
  • FGDB 10.2
  • Shape 10.2
  • SOSI 4.5

Distribution type: Geonorge download

Units of distribution: Municipality, Country

Reference systems:
  • EUREF89 UTM sone 32, 2d
  • EUREF89 UTM sone 33, 2d
  • EUREF89 UTM sone 35, 2d
  • WGS84 UTM sone 32, 2d
  • WGS84 UTM sone 33, 2d
  • WGS84 UTM Zone 35, 2d
  • WGS84 Geografisk


Use limitations: No conditions apply

Access constraints: Open data

Use constraints: License

Licence: Norsk lisens for offentlige data (NLOD)

Security constraints: Unclassified


Available on portal GRANADA