STATE OFFICE

History and Background

Year HISTORY OF ESTABLISHMENT

1906

Negeri Sembilan Survey Department began as early as 1906 according to the cadastral map number 1 and field book number 249. It is still kept in the vaults of the department.  At that time, the department is under the control Johore Survey Department and Perak Trigonometry Survey Department which was established in 1885.

1950

At the date of 1st January 1950, Negeri Sembilan Survey Department and Malacca Survey Department were combined after Negeri Sembilan Survey Department was separated from Selangor Survey Department.

1952

Negeri Sembilan Survey Department was formally established this year. The first Survey Director of Negeri Sembilan is Tan Sri Haji Mohd. Yahya Bin Yatim. At that time, it was only a small survey office at the 1st level of the Seremban District Land Office until 1983.

1964

On 10th October 1964, the Kuala Pilah District Survey Office has been established adjacent to the Kuala Pilah Land Office until now.

1983

In October 1983, the Department of Survey and Mapping Negeri Sembilan has moved to the 7th & 8th floor of Wisma Persekutuan until today.