Vegetation Heritage Agreements

Dataset Number990
Dataset TitleVegetation Heritage Agreements
CustodianData Authority: Department for Environment and Water
Data Provider: Department for Environment and Water


DescriptionThe boundaries of Native Vegetation Heritage Agreements areas. These Heritage Agreements are privately owned and legally recognised under the Native Vegetation Act 1991, and held for conservation purposes. Public access is not permitted without the consent of the land owner.
UsageCan be used to show the location of Heritage Agreements for conservation purposes

Data Quality

LineageBased on the parcel layer of the Digital Cadasdral Data Base (DCDB) and General Registry Office (GRO) Plans lodged for Heritage Agreements. Captured by digitizing at various scales or by subsetting DCDB parcels.
CompletenessHeritage Agreements occur within South Australia. This dataset is about 95% complete for the State.
Positional AccuracyBased on the DCDB and digital imagery in the year of capture.

Geographic Extent

Extent NameSouth Australia
Min Easting or Longitude129
Min Northing or Latitude-38.25
Max Easting or Longitude141
Max Northing or Latitude-26

Dataset Status

Initially Acquired01-JAN-1993
Last UpdatedCURRENT
Update FrequencyAs required
Maintenance MethodNew Heritage Agreement boundaries are digitised from DCDB Parcels and digital imagery by the Native Vegetation Management Unit, DEWNR.
LicenseingCC BY (Attribution)


TableNameField AliasData TypeDescription
Conservation.VegHeritageAgreementsRESCODE Long IntegerHeritage Agreement Number as allocated by the Native Vegetation Branch, DEWNR
Conservation.VegHeritageAgreementsHA_SUBDIV textIdentifier used by the Native Vegetation Branch to identify Heritage Agreements that have been subdivided through changes in land ownership and or changes to the DCDB
Conservation.VegHeritageAgreementsHA_DATE DateThe date the Heritage Agreement was registered on
Conservation.VegHeritageAgreementsRESTYPE textIndicates the type of reserve. Note for native vegetation heritage agreements under the Vegetation Act the restype is always set to 'HA'. Monarto agreements declared under the Heritage Act are codes as 'HP'
Conservation.VegHeritageAgreementsFILE_NUM textThe originating DEWNR, Native Vegetation Branch (NVB) file reference

Contact Information

OrganisationDepartment for Environment and Water
Science Monitoring and Knowledge
Postal AddressGPO Box 1047