NBN Atlas data processing schedule

Deadlines and data processing dates for 2023

We have cancelled data processing in May, June, July and August to allow our developers to upgrade the records component on the NBN Atlas. Please see the Fit for the Future Project page for more details. Data processing will start again in mid September.


Month Deadline Data processing
December (2022) 2nd December Week starting 5th December
January 6th January Week starting 9th January
February 3rd February Week starting 6th February
March 3rd March Week starting 6th March
April 31st March Week starting 3rd April
May No data processing
June No data processing
July No data processing
August No data processing
September 8th September Week starting 18th September
October 29th September Week starting 2nd October
November 3rd November Week starting 6th November
December 1st December Week starting 4th December


Any datasets shared with GBIF will updated on GBIF each month.

Submit a dataset

Please send your dataset(s) to data@nbnatlas.org by the deadlines listed above. We have guidance and templates for submitting datasets to the NBN Atlas and if you have any questions please contact data@nbnatlas.org.

We accept unformatted records, however there may be a delay in the records being ready for upload, depending on the amount of formatting required.