Our services

East Coast Surveys has provided cadastral land surveying and town planning services throughout Brisbane and SEQ since 1993. Our experienced team of licensed surveyors can deliver affordable solutions for everything from small residential surveying jobs all the way through to large-scale commercial developments and planning projects. We have an indepth knowledge of local SEQ council processes and regulations, enabling us to give the right advice every time, often saving you time and money. For more information on the different services we provide please click below.

Subdivision plan


The complete design and management of subdivision projects, all the way from plan conception to registration of titles.

Town planning diagram

Town planning

We can assist in any stage of the development process from initial site analysis, council applications & final conditions of approval.

Brisbane street

Building format subdivision

Creating separate titles over multiple buildings that have common areas or to subdivide the units within a high-rise building.

Brisbane residential house

Strata title plans

40+ years experience helping developers throughout the strata titling process! We can help with every stage of the planning/development phases.

Identifying a property boundary

Identification surveys

We can identify your original property boundaries and when occasionally found we can measure any encroachments onto or from the subject site.

Brisbane height certification job site

Height certification

Certification to ensure that the apex of the roof (or the highest point of the building) does not exceed the 8.5m height restriction.

Brisbane house location certification

Location certification

By engaging our services to carry out a location certificate, you can have peace of mind that the property under contract has been correctly described

Brisbane leafy backyard

Detail & level surveys

Also known as a Topographic Survey, this survey allows the land to be mapped with contours overlaid which reflect the shape of the terrain.

Building setout at property

Building set out

All building set out surveys are pre-calculated and checked against all the approved plans prior to visiting the site.

Flooded Brisbane street

Flood study surveys

With the continued flooding of Brisbane & South East Queensland, this is so important, especially if you are buying a new property.

Paul doing an onsite Brisbane business building lease survey

Lease plan surveys

Any building or land lease that has a term greater than 3 years, must be accompanied by a lease plan prepared by a licensed surveyor.

Surveying a Brisbane development in construction

Civil setout

We can provide accurate positioning from design information, from which a builder or contractor can construct your project.

Collecting spatial data at construction site

Spatial data

If you require spatial data to be acquired as part of a larger data base, we can certainly help in the acquisition or collection stage.

Volume survey done at Brisbane construction site

Volume surveys

Identifying the amount of fill or cut required for a site, or the amount of material that has been removed from or deposited onto a site.

Moreton Bay jetty survey

Jetty & pontoon surveys

If you are considering constructing a jetty, pontoon or other marine structure on your property, it is imperative that you first get it surveyed.

Mapping out subdivision in preparation for a material change of use in Brisbane suburb

Material change of use

Certification for when plans are made for a premise/location that require changes to the purpose for which it was built and approved.

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