GeoVision - Australia building data

GeoVision is an enhanced version of PSMA’s Geoscape® product, Australia’s only nationwide representation of the built environment. GeoVision simplifies and enhances the experience of using this nationally important dataset, and provides a picture of every building at an unprecedented level of accuracy and detail, including:

  • Building height
  • Roofing information
  • Land cover and trees
  • Solar panels
  • Swimming pools

GeoVision will be available and maintained for all urban, regional, rural and remote areas of Australia.


Access the Pitney Bowes Software & Data Marketplace to download data samples, visualize data on map, download your licensed data and more:



  • Public Sector: Planning, compliance, emergency management and visualization
  • Insurance: Risk assessment, premium determination and claims assessment
  • Telecommunications: Line of sight and viewshed analysis, market location analysis and RF modeling
  • Utilities: Building locations, solar installations, connection points and planning
  • Real Estate: Valuation, marketing, farm mapping and asset evaluation
  • Service Providers: Location of buildings, swimming pools and solar installations



  • Complete national coverage including rural and remote areas
  • Easy searching and reporting by 
    • Address
    • Suburb
    • Postcode
    • Real property description 
    • Property identifier
  • Simplified usage so users can be productive immediately upon installation
  • Fast – Raster file conversion to blazingly fast and compact Multi Resolution Raster format for Pitney Bowes MapInfo or Spectrum users

Coverage details

  • Coverage: Australia
  • Release Schedule: Annually
  • Unit of Sale: Country, State, LGA, Feature, Theme



Building address (from Pitney Bowes G-NAF Premium Product)

  • Cadastral parcel identifier
  • Property information
  • Zoning
  • Suburb and locality (from Pitney Bowes premium Suburbs and Localities product)
  • Postcode (from Pitney Bowes premium Postcodes product)
  • Local government area
  • SA1 and mesh block (from the Australian Bureau of Statistics)

Building attributes

  • Roof area
  • Roof pitch/complexity
  • Maximum height of overhanging trees
  • Number of roof vertices
  • Ground-level building centroid
  • Maximum roof height
  • Swimming pool indicator
  • Roof material
  • Solar panel indicator
  • Residential land use indicator

Landcover and tree height

  • Impervious surfaces: Built-up areas, roads and paths, bare earth and buildings
  • Vegetation: Tree coverage, grass coverage and unspecified vegetation
  • Water