Scottish Road Works Register Open Data

Road Works data recorded on the Scottish Road Works Register (SRWR) is now available as Open Data.

Open Data from the SRWR is available under the Open Government Licence v3, which can be found at:

Files can be downloaded at:

Data is available as a set of Comma Separated Value (CSV) files. Each file is compressed using the zip archive file format.

Data is split into multiple files to ease download.

At any point in time the following CSV files will be available:

  • - one day of data up to and including the previous day (the SRWR is updated daily overnight).
  • - one month of data up to the start of the current month.
  • - one year of data up to the start of the current year (i.e. 31st March), and
  • - historic data

A full specification explaining the data held in the CSV files can also be downloaded at:

To assist in the process of automation, a daily download is available at:

Any technical support questions such as missing, incomplete or corrupted files etc., should be directed towards the SRWR Service Provider's support team. Contact details can be found at:  

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