Survey control information (also referred to as permanent survey mark) for Queensland - Queensland


This service is provided by the department to satisfy the information obligations of the Survey and Mapping Infrastructure Act 2003.

Details can be obtained on survey control (permanent) marks including:

  • location (description and sketches)
  • horizontal co-ordinates
  • vertical information
  • access
  • cadastral boundary connections

This information assists businesses in the land information industry such as engineers, surveyors and cartographers, by providing permanent reference points for height and horizontal control on which to base surveys and aerial photography. There is also a current guideline for all cadastral (land) surveys to connect to two survey control marks.

Service type

Support Service

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

Eligibility requirements

No specific eligibility criteria apply.


Fees apply. Many different survey control products are available, including survey control information, location sketches and standard CD products.

For current fees on products and services contact the agency or are available from the department's service counters throughout Queensland.

Administering agency

Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy

Service Delivery

Land System and Spatial Information Access

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Land System and Spatial Information Access

Service Delivery

Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy

Phone: 13 QGOV (13 74 68)
Website: Department of Natural Resources and Mines contact list (Opens in new window)