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Layer: Local Government Boundaries - Queensland

Esri
Creation Date
2018-08-21
Creation Time
21:45:32
Modification Date
2018-08-21
Modification Time
14:49:23
Dist Info
Distributor
Distor Cont
Contact—individual name
DNRME, Open Data
Contact—organization name
Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy
Contact—position name
Senior Product Officer
Rp Cnt Info
Cnt Address
Contact email address
opendata♲dnrme.qld.gov.au
Role
details available on request
Data Id Info
Id Citation
Date
Publication date
2018-08-21
Title
Local Government Boundaries - Queensland
Alternate title
Local Government Boundaries
Cit Resp Party
Contact—individual name
DNRME, NR, LSI, ED
Contact—organization name
Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy
Contact—position name
Executive Director, Land and Spatial Information
Role
details available on request
Cit Resp Party
Contact—individual name
DNRME, NR, LSI, CAD, A/MAN Administrative Data Management
Contact—organization name
Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy
Contact—position name
A/Manager Administrative Data Management, Cadastral and Administrative Data, Land and Spatial Information
Role
details available on request
Cit Resp Party
Contact—individual name
DNRME, NR, LSI, CAD, A/MAN Administrative Data Management
Contact—organization name
Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy
Contact—position name
A/Manager Administrative Data Management, Cadastral and Administrative Data, Land and Spatial Information
Role
details available on request
Cit Resp Party
Contact—individual name
DNRME, Tim Lys
Contact—organization name
Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy
Contact—position name
Senior Spatial Information Officer
Rp Cnt Info
Cnt Address
Contact email address
Tim.Lys♲dnrme.qld.gov.au
Role
details available on request
Cit Resp Party
Contact—individual name
DNRME, Trevor Eastley
Contact—organization name
Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy
Contact—position name
Senior Spatial Information Officer
Rp Cnt Info
Cnt Address
Contact email address
LSISDMTopoDataMgmt♲dnrme.qld.gov.au
Role
details available on request
Additional human language abstract/description

This Local Government Boundaries Dataset is the spatial representation of the Local Government areas of Queensland.

Resource purpose/summary
Provides boundaries for Local Government Administrative areas.
Theme Keys
Thesa Name
Title
Common Search Terms
Date
Publication date
2017-04-13
Keyword
local government boundary
Keyword
boundary administrative
Theme Keys
Thesa Name
Title
ANZLIC Search Words
Date
Publication date
2007-08-01
Keyword
BOUNDARIES Administrative
Res Const
Consts
Security use limitations

Please note that the LGB maps still remain the point of truth for local government boundary descriptions.

Res Const
Leg Consts
Security use limitations
The State of Queensland (Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy)
Res Const
Leg Consts
Security use limitations
This material is licensed under a
Creative Commons - Attribution 4.0 International
licence.



The Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy requests attribution in the following manner:

© State of Queensland (Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy) 2018. Updated data available at http://qldspatial.information.qld.gov.au/catalogue/ .
Res Const
details available on request
Id Po C
Contact—individual name
DNRME, Tim Lys
Contact—organization name
Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy
Contact—position name
Senior Spatial Information Officer
Rp Cnt Info
Cnt Address
Contact email address
Tim.Lys♲dnrme.qld.gov.au
Role
details available on request
Dq Info
Report
Data quality report, measure description
The Local Government Boundaries Dataset consists of polygons in a single layer. Polygons are contiguous with surrounding polygons. Any errors found are corrected and the data reprocessed.
Report
Data quality report, measure description
Completeness of coverage : Complete. This dataset contains all the Queensland Local Government Areas constituted under the Local Government Act 1993. This dataset also includes the Weipa Town and the Island community councils recognised under other legislation in order to have a more complete dataset.

Completeness of verification :
The validation process consisted of the visual inspection/comparison of hard copy output against the gazetted departmental Local Government Boundary (LGB)
maps. (Please note that these LGB maps still remain the point of truth for local government boundary descriptions).
Report
Data quality report, measure description
The attributes in the Local Government Boundaries Dataset are Administrative Area Type, Administrative Area Name, LGA Code, Abbreviated Administrative Area Name, Proper Case Administrative Area Name and Area in square kilometres. The attribute accuracy is 98% reliable.
Report
Data quality report, measure description
No positional accuracy statements are attached to this file. The positional accuracy of the data is equivalent to that of the DCDB at the time of the extraction. There may be degradation of the positional accuracy in the translation to MapInfo and ArcView formats.
Entity and Attribute Information
details available on request

Last updated: 22 March 2013

This page should be cited as:

Local government areas – spatial metadata, WetlandInfo, Department of Environment and Science, Queensland, viewed 14 December 2018, <https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/facts-maps/get-mapping-help/metadata/lga/>.

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