Digital Cadastral Database (DCDB) - Queensland

Service summary

Cadastral and Geodetic Services offers this service to provide a consistent method of showing property boundaries by computer systems.

The Digital Cadastral Database is a computerised representation of Queensland's property boundaries and is available under a Licence Agreement on CD ROM or electronic transfer to businesses to use in land information systems.

The data is also available through the Queensland Government Information Services portal under a creative commons CC-BY licence at no cost.

This information assists business, particularly those engaged in real estate or surveying activities, by providing a streamlined and easily understood system with a high degree of reliability.

State-wide coverage is available.

Service type

Support Service

A service offered by government to aid in running a business.

Definition of terms

Cadastral boundaries

outline the limits of urban, rural and industrial properties.

Eligibility requirements

No specific eligibility criteria apply.


The information is available under a licence agreement. A scale of charges applies.

Administering agency

Department of Natural Resources and Mines
Service Delivery
Land System and Spatial Information Access

Contact details

Department of Natural Resources and Mines
Service Delivery
Land System and Spatial Information Access

Operating address:
Podium 3, Landcentre Building
Cnr Main and Vulture Streets
Queensland 4102
Mailing address:
GPO Box 2454


13 QGOV or 137468

Supporting information


The information contained on the Australian Business Licence and Information Service (ABLIS) web site, or via packages or other sources is intended for general guidance only.

To the full extent permitted by law, the Federal, State, Territory and Local Governments make no representations or warranties (expressed or implied) in relation to the information, including its accuracy, currency or completeness.

The business information provided does not constitute professional or legal advice, nor is the use of any third party resource an endorsement of the information contained, the associated organisation, product or service. It is recommended that you obtain appropriate professional and /or independent legal advice to ensure that the material provided here is relevant to your particular circumstances.

To the full extent permitted by law the Federal, State, Territory and Local Governments, their employees and agents do not accept any liability for any reason, including without limitation, liability in negligence, to any person for the general information which is provided herein, or in respect of anything, including the consequences of anything done, or not done, by any such person in whole or partial reliance upon the information.