STATE OFFICE

History and Background

Year HISTORY OF ESTABLISHMENT

1899-1934

Department of Survey and Mapping Taiping was responsible for the title survey in the northern and southern of Perak state. Kinta District Survey Office also carry out measurements of Title survey and produced the Certified Plan and Cadastral Sheets by each administration.

APRIL 1934

All Certified Plan, Cadastral sheet and documents of the Title survey that were previously approved by the Kinta District Surveyor has been submitted and stored in the Department of Survey and Mapping Perak in Taiping. Director of Survey and Mapping Perak during that year was Mr. W.A. Gummer.

SEPTEMBER 1963

Department of Survey and Mapping Perak is located at the old building moved to a new building at Jalan Kota, Taiping and was officiated by YAB Tun Abdul Razak Bin Hussain, S.M.N, O.K.I.S, who is Deputy Prime Minister and also Minister of Rural Development.

SEPTEMBER 1997

Headquarters Department of Survey and Mapping Perak that had been operating in Jalan Kota, Taiping moved to a new building at Jalan Dato‘ Seri Ahmad Said, Greentown, Ipoh.