The Geographical Names Act

applied project
Basic Info

  • Project Executive on ZRC

    dr. Drago Perko
  • Acronym


  • Collaborators

    dr. Drago Kladnik, dr. Maja Topole
  • Duration

    since 01. june 2008
  • Project manager

    Jurij Režek

  • Financial Source

    The Surveying and Mapping Authority of the Republic of Slovenia

The Slovenian government’s Commission for the Standardization of Geographical Names prepared a draft Geographical Names Act, which included an extensive introductory part with goals, principles, and main solutions, an overview of legal treatment of geographical names in various EU member states, and a general outline of the articles of the act, which awaits further procedures.

cultural heritage
geographical names