diff --git a/debian/copyright b/debian/copyright
index 5820d6f..55c20a3 100644
--- a/debian/copyright
+++ b/debian/copyright
@@ -1,4 +1,5 @@
 Format: https://www.debian.org/doc/packaging-manuals/copyright-format/1.0/
+Upstream-Name: protobuf-c
 
 Files: *
 Copyright: 2008-2019 Dave Benson and the protobuf-c authors
diff --git a/debian/upstream/metadata b/debian/upstream/metadata
new file mode 100644
index 0000000..b502688
--- /dev/null
+++ b/debian/upstream/metadata
@@ -0,0 +1,5 @@
+---
+Bug-Database: https://github.com/protobuf-c/protobuf-c/issues
+Bug-Submit: https://github.com/protobuf-c/protobuf-c/issues
+Repository: https://github.com/protobuf-c/protobuf-c.git
+Repository-Browse: https://github.com/protobuf-c/protobuf-c
diff --git a/debian/watch b/debian/watch
new file mode 100644
index 0000000..4678830
--- /dev/null
+++ b/debian/watch
@@ -0,0 +1,2 @@
+version=4
+opts=filenamemangle=s/.*\/v(\d\S+)\.tar\.gz/protobuf-c-$1\.tar\.gz/ https://github.com/protobuf-c/protobuf-c/tags .*\/v(\d\S+)\.tar\.gz