Useful Geodetic Links

Document No:  D12#434771
Revision:  6
Date amended:  15-Nov-2019
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Ed/Version Number Clause Number Description of Revision Date
 1 All  Guideline Developed  10-Mar-2003 
 2 All  Ownership changed. 20-Jun-2006
 2A Header Contact Person changed. 05-Mar-2009
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​4 ​Header ​Document Number Changed ​16-Jun-2014
​4A​Header​Guideline Introduction Amended​14-May-2015
​5​All​Guideline Review​10-May-2017
​6​Header​Updated contact​15-Nov-2019

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The following links provide additional resource information for Geodetic databases, standards and issues.

Please contact the Senior Geodetic Surveyor if you require further information.

Landgate - Landgate provides a broad range of online products and services and is a gateway to Western Australia's land and property information.

SP1 Manual (ICSM)   - This manual was developed by the Intergovernmental Committee of Survey and Mapping and provides a set of nationally recognised geodetic standards.

Geoscience Australia (Formerly AUSLIG) - Geoscience Australia is the national agency for geoscience research and geospatial information.

ANZLIC - ANZLIC is the peak council for public sector spatial data management in Australia and New Zealand.

Interagency GPS Executive Board - The Interagency GPS Executive Board was established by the Presidential directive in 1996 to manage the Global Positioning System (GPS) and its U.S. Government augmentations as a national asset.  This link provides current information on GPS satellite information. 

Curtin University - Geodesy Group - This site displays the latest geodetic research projects undertaken by the Curtin University Geodesy Group.