Web browser version(s) when using the Website should be: Internet Explorer 11; Google Chrome Version 49.0; Mozilla Firefox Version 37.0.2.
SG Searches redirect to the Chief Surveyor-General Website. Queries regarding the Chief Surveyor-General Website can be directed to the Chief Surveyor-General.
The department is implementing later versions of backend technologies, such as of ArcGIS Enterprise; ArcGIS Enterprise Extensions; Microsoft SQL Server; Esri geo-databases and Microsoft Sever. In the implementation of these backend technologies the department will incorporate or make the website compatible with Microsoft Edge and later versions of Google Chrome.
Geographic Information is at the heart of what eThekwini Municipality does. In recent years there have been significant changes and initiatives in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) technology which melds maps with data to see the world in a smart way. The biggest trends are centred on efficiency savings, making data more accessible and creating context to visualize this data.
Geographic Information is any information that contains a reference to a location, also known as ‘spatial data’. Geographic information contains either an explicit geographic reference, such as a latitude and longitude or an implicit reference such as an address or road name (Esri, 1998). Research shows that 80% of local government data has a geographic component.
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