Designated Survey Areas

Dataset Number839
Dataset TitleDesignated Survey Areas
CustodianData Authority: Department for Infrastructure and Transport
Data Provider: Location SA


DescriptionGeographic Areas declared designated Survey Areas by the Surveyor General pursuant to Section 49 (1) (b) of the Survey Act 1992 - to support the creation of a coordinated cadastre and the integrity of the cadastre.
UsageSpatial extent of designated survey areas to determine the requirements of any new surveys.

Data Quality

LineageCaptured by the creation of polygons over the underlying cadastre
CompletenessFull coverage
Positional AccuracyIn line with the underlying parcel cadastre.

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 Acquired12/11/1987
Last UpdatedCURRENT
Update FrequencyAs required
Maintenance MethodBoundaries adjusted as a result of spatial improvement of the underlying cadasrte or the creation of new or amended DSA's by gazettal
LicenseingCC BY (Attribution)


TableNameField AliasData TypeDescription
Primary TableDSA_Number IntegerUnique DSA Number
Primary TableDSA CharacterName of Designated Survey Area
Primary TableGazette DateDate of Gazette Notice regarding DSA
Primary TableOperation DateDate of Operation of DSA

Contact Information

OrganisationDepartment for Infrastructure and Transport
Postal Address77 Grenfell Street