Mergin Maps

With Mergin Maps you can bring QGIS to the field for data collection.

QWAST-GIS is an official partner of Mergin Maps, providing training and consultancy services. Use the contact form if you need support with Mergin Maps.

Mergin Maps Features

Capture points, lines or areas

Create map features with the most appropriate geometry type. Useful also for recording tracks.

See your data on the map

See data you capture on the map as you capture them. Your location is also visible to help with orientation.

Take geotagged photos

Save the location of photos so you can view them on the map. Supports multiple photos per map feature. Extract EXIF data.

Scan barcodes and QR codes

Extract data from QR and barcodes by scanning with the device's camera.

Works offline

Both data capture and editing work offline. Synchronize changes when connectivity returns. Supports pre-loading maps for offline use.

Runs on existing hardware

Designed to run on consumer-grade phones and tablets. Android and iOS versions. Supports external GPS receivers.

Find more information on the website of Mergin Maps.


You can find free tutorials in English, French, Japanese and Dutch at the
GIS OpenCourseWare platform. Video tutorials are available through the playlist below.