Plans & Sketches

Find out everything you need to know about survey standards, and the requirements for plans submitted to Titles Queensland.

Surveying standards and forms 

The Department of Resources is responsible for establishing standards for surveying in Queensland. To view survey standards and approved forms, visit the external Queensland Government site below. 

Registrar of Titles directions for the preparation of plans

This document outlines the standards and specifications for the types of plans acceptable to Titles Queensland. They should be read in conjunction with the Land Title Act 1994 (PDF, 996KB)Land Act 1994 (PDF, 2.1MB)Body Corporate and Community Management Act 1997 (PDF, 2MB), the land title practice manual and the cadastral survey requirements.

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