NSW Resource Exploration Map Units

Geographical grid pattern based on the 1:1000000 international map series for the State of New South Wales facilitating the description of resource exploration title areas. A UNIT identifies an area of 1 minute of Latitude by 1 minute of Longitude and is referenced by the 1:1000000 international map series name, a number from 1 through 3456, and the letters ‘a’ through ‘z’, excluding the letter ‘i’. Map Units are further described by the NSW Mining Regulation 2016, Part 1, Clause 10: And by Schedule 4 – Sections 1 through 3:

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Field Value
Metadata template type Non-geospatial
Frequency of change Not planned
Date of Asset Creation 1992-12-12
License Creative Commons Attribution 4.0
Geospatial Topic Boundaries

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