Objectives & Functions

At our Department every units and department is saddled with various objectives which perform a number of functions to ensure smooth running of the Department as we serve the public. 

Determination of Control Network

The Office of the Surveyor-General is the Agency in the state responsible for determining the Geodetic Reference System and control network.

Coordinate Specification

Determines the common language for specifying coordinates in the space within the state.

Deisgn Operational Standard for Survey

Supplies a basis for surveyors in the state to carry out surveys.

Inspection and Approval of Plan

Responsible for inspection and approvals of plans for land registration.

Mapping and Geo-spatial Database Management

Responsible for state mapping and the creation/ management of geo-spatial database for the use of the governments, its agencies and members of the public.