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Agency:
Geospatial Infrastructure Branch (Incorporating the Office of the Surveyor General)
Agency Number:
Start Date:
01 Jan 1980
End Date:
31 Dec 2017
Description:
The Geospatial Infrastructure Branch (GIB) - incorporating the Office of the Surveyor General - developed and implemented policy, standards, systems and programs in the areas of cadastral survey, geodetic survey, spatial data and survey-related legislation.

GIB also provided the Tasmanian Government with a survey consultancy and brokerage service, and supported the Nomenclature Board.

In 2017 the Branch was combined with other sections in the Department to become the Location Services Branch.
Information Sources:
Dept of Primary Industies, Parks, Water and Environment website 2013