Download QGIS

For Linux, Windows, OSX, BSD and (in beta) Android.

Download QGIS

Check out our visual changelog, for what has changed since the previous release

Visual Changelog for 2.4

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Get Plugins

QGIS plugin architecture allows many new features/functions to be easily added to the application.

The integrated QGIS plugin manager lets you download and install from a vast collection of free plugins.

Explore the plugins that make QGIS so powerful.

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QGIS Documentation

The User manual contains all documentation needed for a user to get started. The documentation is updated with every update of QGIS.

Read QGIS Documentation

Another good guide to getting started is:

A Gentle Introduction to GIS


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Features

QGIS provides a wide and growing range of capabilities via its core functions and plugins. You can visualize, manage, edit, analyse data, and compose printable maps. Get a first impression with a more detailed feature list.

Learn about QGIS Features


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Getting Help

There are several QGIS mailing lists, IRC channels, forums and user groups you can use to get help from fellow users and developers.

Where to get support for QGIS


QGIS Press

Read what the QGIS Community is doing around the world.

Planet QGIS

Get the QGIS 2.0 brochure:

QGIS 2.0 Brochure

for a high-resolution print version get:
Brochure print version (15MB)

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Organizations that Support QGIS

QGIS is an entirely Open Source project. QGIS development is carried out largely by a group of volunteers, that in time have built up a large, valuable and useful code base, free to use and improve for everybody.

Learn about Organizations that support QGIS

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Commercial Support

Do you plan to use QGIS in your company or organization, but worry about whether there is commercial support available? Here is an alphabetical list of support contractors.

Finding Commercial Support for QGIS