South African Geomatics Council

 

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Welcome to the   South African Geomatics Council   website!
This Council was previously known as ...
South African Council for Professional and Technical Surveyors - PLATO.

All qualified Professional Surveyors, Technologist Surveyors, Technician Surveyors and GISc Practitioners have to be registered with the South African Geomatics Council SAGC (previously PLATO). Professional, Technologist and Technician Surveyors in training can also register with SAGC.
See Members under the various categories. (Members data is correct as of 10 October 2017.)

To become a registered Geomatician with SAGC various specified exams have to be passed, council fees paid, work experienced tasks certified and registration forms completed.
See Registration section covering all the details of qualifying as a SAGC registered Geomatician as well as the current  Council fees.

SAGC membership number amendedThe SAGC Council is an elected committee of members. The Registrar is based in the SAGC office and co-ordinates all the office and council functions.

South African Geomatics Council office email addresses.
   registrar@sagc.org.za ......... registrar
   admin@sagc.org.za ............ members details updates, all applications and exam queries
   accounts@sagc.org.za ........ account invoices, statements and queries, proof of payments
   assistant@sagc.org.za ........ Survey technician applications, non accredited/foreign applications,
                                                           final registrations, CPD submissions

Information about studying to become a Surveyor and the bursaries offered can be found in Studying section.

There are many Acts and Rules governing the practice of Surveying. All the Acts and Rules required for the examinations (open book and closed book) can be downloaded from this website.
See the Legislation section on this website for all the downloads.

Continual Professional Development (CPD) was implemented on the 1 June 2012.
All SAGC members are registered according to the details in Table A in the Rules.

Please Contact us should you require any further information.

 

 

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13 Nov 2017 - NEWS - Equipment - Full Surpac Lisence for sale.
10 Nov 2017 - CPD - Events - new event GOV479.
10 Nov 2017 - STUDYING - Bursaries - DRDLR Bursary details and application form
08 Nov 2017 - CPD - Events - new event GISSA478, PVT444a, registers GISSA475.
06 Nov 2017 - CPD - Events - new event GOV477, registers PVT459d, UNI473.,
30 Oct 2017 - CPD - Events - new event PVT459e, PVT459f, PVT426a, register SAGI474.
24 Oct 2017 - NEWS - SAGC Circulars - Registrar's Notification No 653 dated 23 October 2017.
24 Oct 2017 - NEWS -Conference Papers - 2017 Geomatics Indaba Industry Track Proceedings
24 Oct 2017 - CPD - Events - new event GISSA475, IMSSA476, register for UNI403.11.
20 Oct 2017 - CPD - Events - new event SAGI474, PVT459d, registers for UNI472, UNI472a.
20 Oct 2017 - STUDYING - where to study - UNIGIS is no longer an accredited University.
18 Oct 2017 - CPD - Events - new event UNI473.
16 Oct 2017 - CPD - Events - new events UNI472, UNI472a, registers PVT269n, PVT269p,                                              PVT459b, PVT459c, PVT466, IMSSA469
10 Oct 2017 - Members - SAGC members database updated 10 October 2017 and
                                             database adjustments
10 Oct 2017 - CPD - Events - new events SAGI470, PVT471, registers PVT468, IMSSA443,                                              PVT459a
02 Oct 2017 - CPD - Events - new events PVT117w, PVT123d, PVT123e, register PVT117w,                                              PVT123d, PVT123e, UNI403.10, GISSA467.

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21 April 2017 - Council Fees - Bank account name has changed.
19 April 2017 - Contact us - new email address for SAGC -   PLEASE TAKE NOTE !!
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17 Mar 2016 - NEWS - Equipment - STOLEN Wild Total Station, 3 x Ashtec GPS receivers -
                                          Estcourt, KwaZulu-Natal (11 March 2016)
24 Feb 2015 - NEWS - Equipment - STOLEN Nikon Vivo 5.c - Umzali Civils, Gugulethu hijacking
14 Jan 2015 - NEWS - Equipment - STOLEN Leica TC407 - Mangosuthu University Technology

This website was last updated 13 November 2017
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