[OSM-Talk-ZA] Provincial and Municipal boundaries

Grant Slater openstreetmap at firefishy.com
Thu Sep 20 09:19:49 BST 2007

Ironically, I have just received an email from Demarcation, granting 
permission to use the data.

I'll get the provincial boundaries uploaded this weekend.


Luke P Collins wrote:
> Hi Grant
> Have you tried contacting Afrigis or the Netgroup, they were both companies
> involved in the original data supply and GIS demarcation for the IEC, maybe
> they could help you find the right contact person.
> Regards Luke
> -----Original Message-----
> From: talk-za-bounces at openstreetmap.org
> [mailto:talk-za-bounces at openstreetmap.org] On Behalf Of Grant Slater
> Sent: 20 September 2007 06:38 AM
> To: Talk-ZA at openstreetmap.org
> Subject: [OSM-Talk-ZA] Provincial and Municipal boundaries
> Talk-ZA,
> I have recently asked SA's Municipal Demarcation Board 
> (www.demarcation.org.za) for permission (via email) to use their 
> boundary data, so far the reply has been a resounding silence.
> Does anyone have any suggestions on getting hold of these guys? Would 
> "Promotion of Access to Information Act" help? Or are we legally able to 
> use the data without specific permission?
> Grant
> PS: Quick render of their data:
> http://code.firefishy.com/files/sa-municipal.jpg
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