DCAT-AP bugfix release

DCAT-AP bugfix release – version 2.1.1

Published on: 05/09/2022

We would like to inform you about the bugfix release of the DCAT Application Profile for data portals in Europe (DCAT-AP) 2.1.1. 

In July 2022, the Interoperable Europe Programme of the European Commission started the minor release cycle for DCAT-AP aiming to address requests for change received by users through the GitHub repository. Following this process, we would like to announce that the new release of DCAT-AP 2.1.1 is available on on Joinup and on Github.


What has been fixed?

  • DCAT-AP-227: update of the readme link
  • DCAT-AP-226: fix to the cardinality dcat:dataset in UML model figure
  • DCAT-AP-222: fix of typo in RDF representation
  • DCAT-AP-216: fix to the SHACL expressions: sh:property should not be empty.

The guidelines on identifiers usage is not part of this bugfix release. It can be discussed via the issue on GitHub


Discover and download version 2.1.1 in our DCAT-AP solutions space.


Do you have any questions?


Please contact us via e-mail DIGIT-SEMIC-TEAM@ec.europa.eu.