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Review and new outline for AS/NZS 4819 Rural and Urban Addressing

January 4, 2012

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I worked for two years on the SASIG, representing the interests of emergency services in what has been a major overhaul of this Standard, published November 2011. The trickier problem of legacy addresses The new AS/NZS 4819 was developed as best practice for the assignment of new addresses, but the thousands of problem ‘legacy’ addresses […]

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Review and new outline for AS/NZS 4819 Rural and Urban Addressing

June 29, 2011

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The review of the Australian and New Zealand Standard for Street addressing is being sponsored by ICSM, with the review being overseen by the AS/NZS4819 Street Addressing Special Interest Group (SASIG), including: EMSINA a group of spatial practitioners in emergency management. ESTA Emergency Services Telecommunications Authority Victoria Naming & Addressing authorities from each State and Territory & […]

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Legal framework for street addressing, Victoria (Draft)

June 29, 2011

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Who is responsible? Approaches to resolving addressing disputes differ across Local Governments. There is no single piece of legislation. “Under what legislation can we tell surveyors to adjust plans (with poor addressing)? ” Approaches vary, but one rates officer I spoke to said, “Its fairly simple really. We advise that the plans submitted do not […]

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Communications Plan for AS/NZS 4819 (DRAFT)

June 29, 2011

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Material for preparing state promotional strategies for the Australian and New Zealand Standard for Street addressing AS/NZS 4819 .  Each jurisdiction will develop their own communications plan, leveraging some shared materials developed through ICSM. The Street Addressing Special Interest Group (SASIG) met at Land Victroria in late July 2011 to review the many submissions on the Draft. The promotional […]

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Event announcement: San Remo July 5th 2011 AS/NZS4819 Bass Coast Workshop

June 27, 2011

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Thanks to Paul Lennox for organising another in a series of hands-on workshops for local governments with Dr Laura Kostanski from the DSE Office of Geographic Names. It’s great to be invited and to help further clarify some of the grey areas. We want the revised standard AS/NZS4819 to make life easier for Local Government. […]

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Street Addressing: *Where* do you want your emergency responder?

June 24, 2011

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WHY IT MATTERS … Addressing is a critical need for local authorities, utilities, emergency services that depend upon finding locations. The impacts of confusing addresses or incorrect address data can be significant, effecting individuals and businesses. For example, a University has an interest in the safety of students and staff on campus, which includes ensuring […]

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