Austria (AT)

Jurisdiction Overview

416 *Real Estate Registry: Is there a central registry of domestic real estate publicly available online? ONLINE: Yes, there is a central registry of real estate open to the public and accessible online.
 Data Date: 2019


In Austria, the land registry data is centralized in Land Books managed by the district court system. Cadastre information is managed by the Federal Office for Metrology and Surveying. With regards to cadastre data, maps and basic administrative information are available online directly at the website of the said Office, subject to a fee. For ownership and other legal data, online access to information is privatized. The website of the Austrian Judiciary authority provides a list of licensed companies which supply uncertified registry products online. For certified information, one has to contact directly district courts, land registry offices, or notaries.
According to Austria's Ministry of Finance, there is a public online registry of real estate (TJN-Survey 2017).

TJN-Survey 2017