WMTS Capabilities (Image Service)

  • URL:http:// <wmts-url>/<version>/WMTSCapabilities.xml
  • Required Capability:Image
  • Version Introduced:10.1


This is supported at 10.1 and later.

The WMTS Capabilities (Service Metadata) resource allows WMTS clients to retrieve service metadata for a tiled image service. Users can request the WMTS capabilities in both RESTful and Key-Value Pair (KVP) syntax as defined by OGC WMTS specification.

The response is an XML document containing service metadata about the server, including information related to getting the cached image tiles.


Currently the only version supported is 1.0.0.

Example usage



XML response schema

The XML schema for WMTS ServiceMetadata response is available here.