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Residential Land & Property Survey Services

When making informed decisions about subdividing your property, developing an existing site or working along your boundary, accurate information and expert advice are essential.

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At Alexander Symonds, we work closely with you to understand your goals and tailor our residential survey services to suit your needs. Our expert team of project managers, licensed surveyors, planners and drafters take great care to measure and map your land, presenting complex information in a way that gives you everything you need to confidently plan your investment.

The current Development Plan has been replaced by a state-wide Planning and Design Code on Friday 19 March 2021. Applications lodged after this date will be assessed under the new code and additional fees and timeframes will apply. Please contact us if you require further information or you can find out more information at

Subdivide your land or property

Save precious time and money by using Alexander Symonds to streamline and handle the complex land division process on your behalf, from initial assessment through to the final step of your conveyancer obtaining your new Certificates of Title.

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Locate existing legal boundaries and easements

Reliably understand your property boundaries, settle boundary disputes and identify where new land boundaries exist before building or fencing with our precise, accurate boundary and cadastral surveys for residential properties.

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Identify site features, services and contours

Avoid costly redesign works or future development delays by understanding the existing features, services and contours of your land with our fast, accurate boundary, contour and detail surveys tailored to your project needs.

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Underground service location and mapping

Identifying and locating services can not only save lives and prevent injuries, but can also prevent time and financial loss at whatever stage your project is at. Pinpoint Service Mapping, powered by Alexander Symonds, uses non-invasive techniques to locate and map underground services at any stage of a project.

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Property Surveys

Whether you’re building or buying, your new home is one of the most valuable investments you will make, so it’s important to get it right. Getting a property boundary survey completed before you start building or sign your buying contract means you’ll be able to move ahead confidently.

Read our blog: ‘Why you should get a Boundary Identification Survey before building or buying’ and learn more about how you can gain peace of mind with an accurate property boundary survey.

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Why Choose Alexander Symonds?

We represent your best interests to ensure your project is delivered successfully and as efficiently as possible.

Our team of expert, qualified surveyors are dedicated to providing you with detailed knowledge, professional foresight, and clear, open and honest communication through every step of the process.

Each residential development is unique which is why we take the time to understand your goals and requirements and provide tailored, individual advice to each of our clients.

We’ll work closely with you to establish the requirements of your development early on so we can deliver the best value to you in the most efficient way.

  • Avoid costly delays and reduce complications
  • Streamlined process from start to finish
  • Complete end-to-end project management
  • Expert advice and results you can trust

Take advantage of our years of experience for timely, accurate results on your next residential project

Contact our expert team at Alexander Symonds for a free quote and site appraisal.

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