At ADW Johnson we provide a suite of surveying and titling services in addition to our comprehensive list of land development services.

We have a wide range of experience and resources including a staff of more than 25 surveyors including 15 Registered Land Surveyors as well as drafting, GIS and support staff. We allocate the right people and resources to your project to ensure we meet deadlines, add intellectual value and obtain the maximum efficiency. 

Our quality professional advice is developed and maintained through extensive experience and involvement in the surveying profession, ongoing professional development of our staff and monitoring of market trends in the relevant industry. Our staff are actively involved in professional development and participate in local industry forums to ensure we are aware of local and national issues and legislative reform which may impact on our clients.

ADW Johnson’s quality service is achieved through the development of quality systems and procedures. This includes staying abreast of the latest technological advances in the fields of Electronic Data Collection and Setout, 12D Software, Computer Aided Design and Drafting.The ADW Johnson survey team has the latest in robotic surveying technology together with Static and Real Time GPS to ensure the most efficient surveying techniques are applied to each project. 

Land Development Survey Services

  • Pre-purchase titling due diligence and identification surveys;
  • Titling advice including:
    • Torrens Title, Community Title, Strata Title, Leasehold;
    • Old System, Limited and Qualified Title;
    • Easements and Rights of Way;
    • Restrictions on the Use of Land;
    • Positive Covenants;
  • Leases of land, buildings and structures;
  • Subdivision layout and design;
  • Management of subdivision through to registration;
  • Liaison with authorities including Service Authorities, Council, LPI and Third Parties.

Other Survey Services

  • Detail and topographical survey;
  • Pegout and setout services;
  • Road and rail surveys;
  • 3D ground based photogrammetric surveys;
  • 3D modelling and rendering;
  • Photo data logging and tagging including geo-referencing;
  • GIS data mapping and management.

Accrediations and Training

  • Members of Institution of Surveyors NSW;
  • Members of the Surveying and Spatial Sciences Institute;
  • Registered Land Surveyors (Board of Surveying and Spatial Information);
  • Roads and Maritime Service (RMS) pre-qualified consultant for detail, cadastral, service location surveys and road design;
  • Ausgrid pre-qualified consultant;
  • Defence Housing Australia (DHA) pre-qualified consultant;
  • Pre-qualified consultants to various Local Governments;
  • Telstra cable location for underground service location;
  • RMS Apply Traffic Control Plans (yellow card);
  • Rail Industry Safety Induction (RISI);
  • Provide first aid.


  • Up to 8 survey field parties;
  • High accuracy digital levelling;
  • GPS, RTK and CorsNET technology and post processing;
  • Robotic Theodolites, prismless and photogrammetric technology;
  • Service location including rodding, electronic detection and sonding.