Copyright for the Cocos Islands Online GIS


© Commonwealth of Australia 1987-2012

This work is copyright. Data displayed in this system are copyright of the Commonwealth of Australia. The cadastral boundaries displayed in the ground audit layer are maintained by Landgate under a 'Service Delivery Arrangement' to the Commonwealth.

The collection of other data displayed in this CocosGIS web prototype was contracted out by Territories Office to various Commonwealth and State government agencies at various times during the last ten years via several independent consultancy agreements.

Apart from any fair dealings for the purposes of study, research, criticism or review, as permitted under the Copyright Act, no part may be reproduced by any process without written permission other than the following exception:

The Department of Regional Australia, Local Government, Arts and Sport grant you permission to use and transmit maps, metadata sheets and data query results from the CocosGIS web-map prototype as unaltered and complete web-captured bitmap images and text in both hardcopy or electronic form for the purposes of dissemination of information about Cocos (Keeling) Islands. Such information dissemination does not require the above mentioned written permission but is required to include identification of source. Accordingly Department of Regional Australia, Local Government, Arts and Sport or Geoscience Australia logos are not to be removed form web-captured pages or maps.

Copyright is the responsibility of the Chief Executive Officer, Department of Regional Australia, Local Government, Arts and Sport.

The GIS datasets were recast and assembled by the Mineral Resources and Advice Group of Geoscience Australia.

For further information, contact the Cocos Islands GIS staff.