ANZLIC—the Spatial Information Council is the peak intergovernmental organisation providing leadership in the collection, management and use of spatial information in Australia and New Zealand.

Foundation Spatial Data Framework

The Foundation Spatial Data Framework (FSDF) provides a common reference for the assembly and maintenance of Australian and New Zealand foundation level spatial data in order to serve the widest possible variety of users. It will deliver a national coverage of the best available, most current, authoritative source of foundation spatial data which is standardised and quality controlled. The FSDF is an ANZLIC sponsored initiative.

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Geocoded Addressing Roadmap Published

8 Dec 2015

Building on the recently announced Commonwealth Government initiative to openly release PSMA's Geocoded National Address File, ANZLIC has...

National data to be a model of efficiency

8 Sep 2015

CSIRO and Sparx Systems have developed and deployed a model registry for open access to FSDF information models by modellers and other users. Also...


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