Here are some resources (e.g. APIs) that you can use to develop applications with government data. If you are using the APIs listed here, please review the Terms of Use of Datasets as well as any additional terms imposed by the data source(s).

You can submit your developed application for listing in the Application Showcase by clicking on the icon to the right.

Available APIs

  • Map-related APIs from various agencies

    Description :

    This listing includes APIs from various agencies that can be charted on a map interface to show the locations of various entities.

    Where to download?

    http://www.onemap.sg/API/Help/

    DataSet Description
    Green Building Locations of Green Buildings from BCA
    Community Mediation Centre Locations of Community Mediation Centres from MLAW
    Infocomm Accessibility Locations of Infocomm Accessibility Centres from IDA
    Silver Infocomm Locations of Silver Infocomm Centres from IDA
    Wireless HotSpots Locations of Wireless HotSpots from IDA
    Child Care Services Locations of Child Care Services from MCYS
    Disability Services Locations of Disability Services from MCYS
    Eldercare Services Locations of Eldercare Services from MCYS
    Family Services Locations of Family Services from MCYS
    Family Friendly Establishments Locations of Family Friendly Establishments from MCYS
    Student Care Services Locations of Student Care Services from MCYS
    Kindergartens Locations of Kindergartens from MOE
    Auditoriums Locations of Auditoriums from NAC
    Exhibition Centres Locations of Exhibition Centres from NAC
    Performing Arts Centres Locations of Performing Arts Centres from NAC
    After Death Facilities Locations of After Death Facilities from NEA
    Dengue Clusters Locations of Dengue Clusters from NEA
    Funeral Parlours Locations of Funeral Parlours from NEA
    Hawker Centres Locations of Hawker Centres from NEA
    NEA Offices Locations of NEA Offices from NEA
    Recycling Bins Locations of Recycling Bins from NEA
    Waste Disposal Site Locations of Waste Disposal Site from NEA
    Waste Treatment Locations of Waste Treatment Centres from NEA
    Heritage Sites Locations of Heritage Sites from NHB
    Monuments Locations of Monuments from NHB
    Museums Locations of Museums from NHB
    Libraries Locations of Libraries from NLB
    Parks Locations of Parks from NEA
    Community Devt Councils Locations of Community Devt Councils from PA
    Community Clubs Locations of Community Clubs from PA
    PA Holiday Facilities Locations of PA Holiday Facilities from PA
    Other PA Networks Locations of Other PA Networks from PA
    PA Headquarters Locations of PA Headquarters from PA
    Residents Committee Locations of Residents Committee Centres from PA
    Water Ventures Locations of Water Ventures from PA
    ABC Waters Projects Locations of ABC Waters Projects from PUB
    Community Use Sites Locations of Community Use Sites from SLA
    Vacant State Land Locations of Vacant State Land from SLA
    Sports Centres Locations of Sports Centres from SSC
    Hotels Locations of Hotels from STB
    Tourist Attractions Locations of Tourist Attractions from STB
  • Traffic APIs from Land Transport Authority

    Description :

    This listing includes APIs on traffic incidents, traffic images, road conditions, ERP rates and many more.

    Where to download?

    http://www.mytransport.sg/content/mytransport/home/dataMall.html#Traffic_Related

    DataSet Description
    Traffic Incidents Updates of major incidents on the roads in Singapore
    Traffic Images Links to the current images taken at various points along the main expressways
    Road Conditions Current average speed at various segments of the roads in Singapore
    Faulty Traffic Lights Alarms on various infrastructures requiring attention
    Planned Road Opening Data on Planned Road and their opening details
    VMS Messaging System for drivers found on major roads
    ERP Rates Rates of ERP in Singapore
    Travelling Time Travelling time on major expressway in Singapore
    Car Park Availability Car Park Availability for major shopping malls in Singapore
    Road Works List of road works happening around Singapore
  • Library-related data feeds & web services from National Library Board

    Description :

    This listing includes data feeds and web services from the National Library Board.

    Where to download?

    http://nlblabs.sg/?page_id=14

    DataSet Description
    e-book catalogue – READ! Singapore Short Stories An XML data feed of downloadable e-books from the READ! Singapore programme
    e-book catalogue – BookSG An XML data feed of downloadable e-books from Singapore Digitised Book collection
    e-book catalogue – Malay ebooks An XML data feed of downloadable e-books from selected collections of Malay e-books
    e-book catalogue – World Ebook Library An XML data feed of downloadable e-books from selected collections of World Ebook Library
    e-content catalogue – Infopedia An XML data feed of articles on Singapore’s history, culture, people and events
    e-content catalogue – SNAP An XML data feed of NLB’s photo collection – Singapore National Album of Pictures (SNAP)
    Library programmes An XML data feed of programmes organised by NLB libraries
    Library locations An XML data feed of all NLB libraries with library description and geo-spatial data
    New arrivals (library items) An XML data feed of new titles added to NLB’s libraries
    NLB videos Collection of videos produced/made available by NLB for public access
    Catalogue Search A web service that supports search and retrieval of details of physical library items, as well as the item availability at NLB’s libraries
    Title recommendation A web service that returns a list of suggested reads owned by NLB’s libraries based on NLB recommendation service