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Category: Maps -> South African data -> Cadastral combined
Last updated: March 14th, 2020
This is not the date of the source data, but rather when the map was last worked on. See data source below.
File size: 6.5MB (zip) or 3.5MB (7z)
Source: Chief Surveyor-General, Department of Rural Development and Land Reform
This data is not a legal document. Boundaries are often incorrect or outdated. You must cross reference with survey diagrams and deeds information for important work!
Data obtained from source: February 12th, 2020
This map requires the following maps, although you can choose to ignore them:
Western Cape cadastral
Eastern Cape cadastral
Free State cadastral
Northern Cape cadastral
North West cadastral
Unzip all the files into a folder that is not under C:\Program Files. Recent versions of Windows make ZIP archives look like folders, but you must unzip everything into a folder e.g. C:\MyMaps before opening the .map file with PlanetGIS. Right-click on the .zip file and click "Extract All..."
This archive must be extracted into a folder which has all the provinces of South Africa in subfolders (eg. EC, WC, NC, etc). (See example at the bottom).
Johannesburg: ZIP (6.5MB) or 7z (3.5MB)
Dublin: ZIP (6.5MB) or 7z (3.5MB)
BitTorrent: ZIP (6.5MB) or 7z (3.5MB)
You need to install 7-zip to be able to uncompress the smaller version.
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Downloads to date: 1846
The combined SA-cadastral map and the SA-administrative map needs to be in the same folder and in the parent folder for the provinces, EC, etc. (Some provinces can be omitted)