EXPERIENCES ON LICENSED OFFICES OF SURVEYING AND CADASTRE (LOSC) IN ADANA, TURKEY
Keywords: Surveying, Cadastre, Licensed Office, Adana
Abstract. Modern cadastre means to integrate the registration of the real estates with the data of the other related activities such as taxation, mortgage, valuation, land-use, land cover,..etc. In Turkey cadastral technical activities were carried out by General Directorate of Land Registry and Cadastre until 2005. But then cadastre sustainment services were transferred to private sector according to “Law on Cadastre” technical parts of initial cadastre and according to the Law on “Licensed Engineers of Surveying and Cadastre and Offices”. In this article services of Licensed Offices of Surveying and Cadastre (LOSCs) are presented and the experiences in Adana are shared.