Note: this guideline is issued by the Surveyor-General under section 7(1)(ga) of the Cadastral Survey Act 2002 about the Rules for Cadastral Survey 2010 and is not legally binding.

The following information provides links to guidelines about how primary and non-primary parcels are to be dealt with including types of parcels, and how parcels must be described.

It is essential that the cadastre and land title documents record the extent of each portion of land (ie the parcel) that relates to a particular interest, in an unambiguous manner.

This relates to land recorded by all tenure manages including the RGL, Commissioner of Crown Lands,  and MLC. 

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Last Updated: 7 April 2017
Authority: Surveyor-General - Section 7(1)(ga) of the Cadastral Survey Act 2002
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