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 23 January 2018.)

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 ........ 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. Kindly note the changes to the EXAM LEGISLATION. Some Acts removed and some Acts added.
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.

 

 

     Latest  updates  to  website . . .                         EQUIPMENT  FOR  SALE
                                                                                              EMPLOYMENT WANTED

21 Feb 2018 - CPD - Events - new event PVT276f, SAGI503, register IMSSA494.
20 Feb 2018 - CPD - Events - new event SAGI502, SAGI502a.
19 Feb 2018 - CPD - Events - new event SAGI501, register PVT489.
13 Feb 2018 - CPD - Events - new events PVT489a, PVT489b, PVT497, PVT500, register PVT497.
12 Feb 2018 - CPD - Events - new events HSSA498,GISSA499,
07 Feb 2018 - NEWS - Employment - In Service Training position required.
07 Feb 2018 - NEWS - STOLEN Equipment - Pacific Crest Radio and Antenna, Western Cape
07 Feb 2018 - CPD - Events - new events PVT496, registers GOV480b, GOV480k, IMSSA495.
31 Jan 2018 - CPD - Events - new events IMSSA495.
29 Jan 2018 - Legislation - SAGC Code of Conduct - new Code of Conduct added
29 Jan 2018 - Legislation - Old Acts removed : new Acts added - PLEASE CHECK
29 Jan 2018 - Registration - Examination Dates - May exam dates, centres to give times
29 Jan 2018 - Registration - Examination Syllabi - Exam A increased to 2½ hours
29 Jan 2018 - Registration - Examination Syllabi - SAGC Law Examination updated
29 Jan 2018 - Registration - SAGC Law Examination updated
29 Jan 2018 - Council - Education Advisor - all queries to be refered to SAGC Registrar.
29 Jan 2018 - NEWS - SAGC Circulars - Registrar's Notification No 656 dated 25 January 2018.
29 Jan 2018- CPD - Events - new events PVT480k, SAGI493, IMSSA494.
26 Jan 2018 - NEWS - Employment - Qualified registered Survey Technician seeks employment.
25 Jan 2018 - Members - SAGC members database updated 23 January 2018 and
                                             database adjustments
22 Jan 2018 - NEWS - Employment - In service training Survey Technician seeks employment.
22 Jan 2018 - CPD - Events - TAB added - Future events - 1 June 2018 onwards
18 Jan 2018 - NEWS - Employment - Qualified Survey Technician seeks employment.
18 Jan 2018 - NEWS - Vacancies - Southern Mapping has 2 positions available -
                                              Sales Representative and Chief Air Operator
17 Jan 2018- CPD - Events - new events PVT488, PVT488a, PVT488b, PVT488c, PVT488d,
                                              PVT488e, PVT489, PVT056k.
12 Jan 2018 - NEWS - Employment - Survey student requires employment to complete
09 Jan 2018 - NEWS - Employment - Technologist Suveyor registered with experience
08 Jan 2018 - CPD Rules - 2018 Frequently Asked Questions
08 Jan 2018 - CPD Forms - 2018 Personal records form - Word and pdf
14 Dec 2017 - HOME - Festive greeting added - 2017 SAGC Newsletter in January 2018
13 Dec 2017 - CPD - Events - register PVT483.
11 Dec 2017 - CPD - Events - new events PVT316k, PVT316m, SARWA485, SARWA486,
                                              GOV487,registers PVT269q, PVT316k, PVT316m, GISSA478,
                                              GOV479, GOV480,GOV480a, GOV487, PVT459.
6 Dec 2017 - CPD - Events - registers PVT459g, SAGI481.
28 Nov 2017 - Members - SAGC members database updated 28 Nov 2017 and
                                             database adjustments
28 Nov 2017 - NEWS - SAGC Circulars - Registrar's Notification No 655 dated 27 Nov 2017.
28 Nov 2017 - NEWS - SAGC Circulars - Registrar's Notification No 654 dated 27 Nov 2017.
27 Nov 2017 - STUDYING - Bursaries - new bursary application form added.
27 Nov 2017 - NEWS - Employment - Take over Land Survey Practice, North Coast, KZN
27 Nov 2017 - CPD - Events - new event GISSA482, PVT483, PVT484.
20 Nov 2017 - NEWS - Equipment - Leica Total station, Trimble Digital Level, Leica Digital
                                              Level and more ....
20 Nov 2017 - CPD - Events - new event GOV480, GOV480a, GOV480b, GOV480c, GOV480d,                                              GOV480e, GOV480f, GOV480g, GOV480h, GOV480i, GOV480j,
                                             SAGI481, PVT459g. Registers for PVT459e, PVT459f, GOV477,
                                             PVT444.
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.,


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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 !!
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Stolen equipment
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

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