Statewide Data Coordination

Mission: To enable a data sharing culture within and throughout all levels of government and education that provides shared governance and secure infrastructure to improve efficiency, reduce cost, increase transparency, and improve the experience of citizen-government interaction within all communities throughout the State of Texas.


Texas Open Data Portal

Texas is invested in plans to better manage and utilize its data. Check out the Portal to explore:

  • Permits & Licensing
  • Recreation
  • Business & Economy
  • Government & Taxes
  • Social Services
  • Transportation
  • Agriculture
  • Veteran
  • Education
  • Public Safety
  • Public Reports and Maps
    • Interagency Data Transparency Commission Report
    • Texas Open Data Portal Playbook

​Current Participants

Texas ​Health & Human Services Commission
Texas  Racing Commission
Texas ​Department of Family and Protective Services
​Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation
​Texas Department of Information Resources
Texas ​Secretary of State
​Texas Department of Agriculture
​Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
​Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
​Texas Commission on the Arts
​Texas Bond Review Board

Texas Government Data Forum (Annual Conference)

2018: Presentations for which DIR has permission to share are linked from the 2018 conference page.

2019: Conference will be held Thursday, June 27thSee website for details.

Texas Statewide Data Exchange Compact

The purpose of the TSDEC is to provide a uniform mechanism for communicating and safeguarding requirements for the protection of sensitive personal information maintained, stored, used, disclosed, and shared among other Texas state agencies.