itf2xml is an Internet transfer service for translating INTERLIS 1 data (*.itf) into INTERLIS 2 data (*.xml). In order to use it, Internet access for uploading the data, an email account for receiving the translated data as well as a zip program are necessary. It is very easy to use as can be seen in the linked PDF document.


Transferservice itf2xml (only in German), PDF


INTERLIS is a conceptual modeling language designed to ensure long-term compatibility between different systems. INTERLIS is software and system independent.

The most currently used version is INTERLIS 2, version 2.3.

INTERLIS - who is behind it?

COGIS (Coordination, Geo-Information and Services) is the guardian of the formal language INTERLIS and provides the necessary information and documents. The activities of the Federal Administration in the field of geoinformation (GI) and geoinformation systems (GIS) are also coordinated by COGIS. See swisstopo (COGIS)

You can find our contact details here.