Directions/Fees

Standards and Guidelines for GNSS Surveys

It was agreed at the 23 February 2016 meeting of the Surveyors Board to endorse the below provisional documents of which will be enacted until an alternative version is adopted. It is expected that in the near future these documents will be part of a broader review of survey practice.

Cadastral Surveys (provisional)

Provisional Standards and Guidelines for the use of GNSS on Cadastral Surveyors (pdf 378kb)

 

Control Surveys (provisional)

Provisional Standards and Guidelines for the use of GNSS on Control Surveys (pdf 292kb)

ICSM Standard for the Australian Survey Control Network Special Publication 1 (SP1)

The Standard for the Australian Survey Control Network – Special Publication 1 and associated Guidelines provides the principles and practices for surveyors with respect to the maintenance of Australia’s survey control mark network:

Standard for the Australian Survey Control Network Special Publication (link to: http://www.icsm.gov.au/geodesy/sp1.html)

Recognising these ICSM publications, the Board recommend that for land boundary surveys they be used in conjunction with the Board’s documents - Standards and Guidelines for the use of GNSS on Cadastral, and Control Surveys within the Northern Territory.

Surveyors Board Directions

Survey Practice Direction 2017

Survey Practice Direction 2016

Survey Practice Direction 2014

**These directions commence on 1 July 2014

Survey Practice Directions 2003

Plan Drawing Standards

Licensed Surveyors Act

Forms

Prescribed Fees

The prescribed fees are defined by revenue units. The monetary value of a revenue unit is calculated using Consumer Price Index data for Darwin, as set out in the Revenue Units Act 2009. The monetary value of the revenue unit is reviewed by government once a year, with any increase to take effect on 1 July each year.

As per Gazette notice S47 and Gazette notice G35 all Board fees have been increased from 1 July 2017 and will continue to increase each year for three years.

The current fees are:

Description

1 July 2017 to 31 Dec 2018

1 Jan to 31 Dec 2019

1 Jan to 31 Dec 2020

GST

Revenue Units

Amount

Revenue Units

Amount

Revenue Units

Amount

Application for Registration

66

$76

75

$86

87

$100

GST exempt

Annual Registration

135

$155

155

$178

175

$201

GST exempt

Restoration to the Register

66

$76

75

$86

87

$135

GST exempt

Registration of a Professional Training Agreement

26

$30

30

$35

35

$40

GST exempt

Issue of a Letter of Accreditation

66

$76

75

$86

87

$100

GST exempt

Examination for a Professional Assessment

291

$335

335

$385

385

$443

Includes GST

Supplementary Examination for a Professional Assessment

145

$167

167

$192

197

$227

Includes GST