Electorates State

Dataset Number761
Dataset TitleElectorates State
CustodianData Authority: Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure
Data Provider: Location SA


DescriptionState Electoral District cover the whole state defining the designated State Electoral areas determined by the Electoral Districts Boundaries Commission SA. The boundaries of the State Electoral District are redistributed after every election (about four years) and are updated when gazetted. Contact Electoral Commissioner. Boundaries become the current boundaries at the time the election is called.
UsageGeneral reference for the spatial extent of State Electorates.

Data Quality

LineageBoundaries created based on the underlying cadastre, road centreline and topographic data in preperation for the release of the redistribution report by the Electoral Commission
CompletenessFull coverage
Positional AccuracyDependant on underlying data.

Geographic Extent

Extent NameSouth Australia
Min Easting or Longitude129
Min Northing or Latitude-38.25
Max Easting or Longitude141
Max Northing or Latitude-26

Dataset Status

Initially Acquired22-MAR-2013
Last UpdatedCURRENT
Update FrequencyAs required
Maintenance MethodCorrect to underlying cadastre if required during the life of the elctoral boundaries
Digital data is supplied to clients on request subject to the conditions defined in associated data use agreements. Digital data is provided for non-commercial use at cost of transfer (i.e. to State and Local Government clients).
AusGOALCC BY (Attribution)


TableNameField AliasData TypeDescription
Primary TableElectorate CharacterName of the State Electorate

Contact Information

OrganisationDepartment of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure
Land Boundaries
Postal Address101 Grenfell Street