Placenames Tasmania

Placenames Tasmania contains the authoritative register of place names in Tasmania together with other accepted names intended for delivery on TASMAP, LIST data and mapping products.

Placenames Tasmania includes the system for processing the stages of the naming of features, including the inclusion onto Nomenclature Board meetings and publishing through the Government Gazette as required.

Placenames Tasmania can also be accessed by the public for obtaining information on the location of features together with historical information on the name.

Within Placenames Tasmania, the location of features will be managed through spatial location and extent of feature.

Placenames Tasmania is available at:


Nomenclature Board (Secretary)
134 Macquarie Street
Phone: 03 6165 4112