Property Location Browser

About the Property Location Browser (PLB)

The Property Location Browser (PLB) is a free map-based application. It can be used to view land administration boundaries and to get information about the ownership of land including:

  • plan references
  • parcel numbers
  • certificates of title
  • dual names
  • valuation numbers
  • addresses
  • links to PropertyAssist and the survey database.

Do not rely on PLB data and maps for any purpose other than to get these property details. Access primary land administration data through:

The map and image are only a general representation. Spatial accuracy is not guaranteed.

Access the PLB

Enter the PLB


The PLB is available 8.00 am to 8.00 pm each business day. It may not be available during weekends or public holidays. You can link to PropertyAssist once you have found a parcel of land in the PLB.

Getting help

User guidelines
Frequently asked questions

If you need additional assistance using the PLB contact LSG.

Computer and system requirements

The PLB is compatible with a range of browsers:

  • Internet Explorer (a minimum of version nine is recommended)
  • Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Safari.

Place Names Search

All place names information contained in the State Gazetteer is now accessible from the PLB.

A simple search of a name using the PlaceNames option under the Find button will produce a result on the screen showing the locations of all features meeting the search criteria.

A report, in either PDF or HTML format, showing all the attribute fields from the State Gazetteer for any particular feature can be obtained. From the Report button select the Table and Map reports option, then select the printer icon alongside the associated feature and follow the prompts to select the output required.

Spatial improvement

LSG are progressivley improving spatial deliniation of land parcels on the PLB.

Shift vectors are now available to help align administrative layers to the State's spatially improved Digital Cadastre Data Base (DCDB).

The Shift Vector Information provides access to:

  • shift vector data
  • information on the use of shift vectors
  • a proposed schedule for the spatial improvement process and subsequent delivery of shift vectors.

For more information on shift vectors contact LSG.

Survey Database

The Survey Database (SDB) holds survey mark information including:

  • coordinate and elevation values
  • accuracy statements
  • descriptive information
  • references to connecting plans of survey and other documents.

The SDB is updated principally from plans of survey lodged with Land Services Group. Information is also provided by:

  • other government agencies
  • local government
  • the surveying community.

Maps showing survey marks and access to the SDB information is available from the Property Location Browser. If you already know your survey mark numbers use the quick survey mark search.

The SDB uses codes to decribe features. A list of code descriptions is provided.

PropertyAssist account holders can use their PropertyAssist username and password to purchase survey mark information. If you do not have a PropertyAssist account you can purchase information using a Visa or Mastercard credit card. PropertyAssist account customers can check their purchases through the Order History facility in PropertyAssist.

Enter the survey mark numbers as a comma separated list (no spaces) into the box below and click on Submit Query.
Example: 662813435,662813433,662813437,662823845

The survey marks web page opens in a new window and may activate your web browser popup blocker. It is safe to allow this content.

This search will ignore any invalid survey mark numbers.

Related information

On this site

Suburb, road and place names permanent survey marks
Accessing PropertyAssist
PIERS Online
Glossary of property terms


The Property Location Browser brochure

For an alternative version of a document on this page contact the Land Services Group (LSG)

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Page last updated: 17th April 2014