4609.0.55.003 - Land Account: Queensland, Experimental Estimates, 2011 - 2016 Quality Declaration 
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Appendix 1. Classifications of land use

Published land use labelABS National AccountsAustralian Valuation Property Classification Codes (AVPCC)

ResidentialResidential1 - Residential
CommercialCommercial2 - Commercial
IndustrialCommercial3 - Industrial
Extractive IndustryCommercial4 - Extractive Industry
Infrastructure, Utilities and Community Services (a)Commercial6 - Infrastructure/Utilities
7 - Community Services
Sports, Heritage and Culture (b)Commercial8 - Sports, Heritage and Culture
National Parks and Reserves (b)Commercial9 - National Parks, conservation areas, forest reserves and natural water reserves
Native Vegetation (b)Rural50 - Native Vegetation
Agriculture Cropping - Sugar Cane (c)Rural51 - Agriculture Cropping
Agriculture Cropping - All Other (c)Rural51 - Agriculture Cropping
Livestock GrazingRural52 - Livestock Grazing
Mixed Farming and Grazing (b)Rural53 - Mixed Farming and Grazing
Livestock - Special Purpose StructuresRural54 - Livestock - Special purpose fencing, Pens, Cages, Yards or shedding, Stables
Horticulture - Orchards (d)Rural55 - Horticulture Fruit and Vegetable Crops
Horticulture - All Other (d)Rural55 - Horticulture Fruit and Vegetable Crops
Horticulture - Special Purpose Structural ImprovementsRural56 - Horticulture - Special Purpose Structural Improvements
Aquaculture (b)Rural58 - Aquaculture
Vacant ResidentialResidentialna
Not Classifiednana

na not available.
(a) 'Infrastructure/Utilities' and 'Community Services' from the AVPCC have been merged and labelled 'Infrastructure, Utilities and Community Services'.
(b) 'Sports, Heritage and Culture', 'National Parks and Reserves', 'Native Vegetation', 'Mixed Farming and Grazing' and 'Aquaculture' contain no data in Queensland and have not been presented in this publication.
(c) 'Agriculture Cropping' from the AVPCC have been separated into two classes 'Agriculture Cropping - Sugar Cane' and 'Agriculture Cropping - All Other'.
(d) 'Horticulture Fruit and Vegetable Crops' from the AVPCC have been separated into two classes 'Horticulture - Orchards' and 'Horticulture - All Other'.

Appendix 2. Classifications of land cover

Broad DLCD
Classification Codes
Broad DLCD
Common Names
Detailed DLCD
Classification Codes
Detailed DLCD
Common Name
ISO descriptors

100Urban Areas & Extraction Sites35Urban AreasBuilt-up surface
100Urban Areas & Extraction Sites1Extraction SitesExtraction sites
200Waterbodies3Lakes and damsInland Waterbodies
200Waterbodies4Salt LakesSalt lakes
800Wetlands11WetlandsAquatic vegetation
300Irrigated Lands5Irrigated CroppingCrop – irrigated
300Irrigated Lands6Irrigated PasturePasture - irrigated
300Irrigated Lands7Irrigated SugarSugar – irrigated
400Rainfed Lands8Rainfed CroppingCrop – rainfed
400Rainfed Lands9Rainfed PasturePasture - rainfed
400Rainfed Lands10Rainfed SugarSugar – rainfed
500Grasslands14Closed Tussock GrasslandTussock Grasses - closed
500Grasslands15Alpine GrassesAlpine Grasses
500Grasslands16Open Hummock GrasslandHummock Grasses - open
500Grasslands18Open Tussock GrasslandTussock Grasses - open
500Grasslands19Sparse VegetationSparse-scattered shrubs and grasses
600Woody Shrubs24Dense ShrublandShrubs – closed
600Woody Shrubs25Open ShrublandShrubs – open
700Trees31Closed ForestTrees – closed
700Trees32Open ForestTrees – open
700Trees34WoodlandTrees – sparse
700Trees33Open WoodlandTrees – scattered
0No Data0No DataNo Data

Appendix 3. Natural Resource Management Regions Classifications

ABS NRMR CodeABS NRMR NameQueensland NRM Region (a)Queensland Regional NRM Organisation (a)

301Burnett MaryBurnett MaryBurnett Mary Regional Group
302Cape YorkCape YorkCape York Natural Resource Management
303CondamineCondamineCondamine Alliance
304Cooperative Management AreaCooperative Management AreaCape York and Northern Gulf Management Group
305Desert ChannelsDesert ChannelsDesert Channels Queensland
306Fitzroy BasinFitzroyFitzroy Basin Association
307North Queensland Dry TropicsBurdekinNQ Dry Tropics
308Northern GulfNorthern GulfNorthern Gulf Resource Management Group Ltd
309North Queensland Murray Darling BasinBorder Rivers Maranoa-BalonneQueensland Murray Darling Committee
310Reef CatchmentsMackay WhitsundayReef Catchments
311South East QueenslandSouth East QueenslandSouth East Queensland Catchments
312South West QueenslandSouth West QueenslandSouth West NRM Ltd
313Southern GulfSouthern GulfSouthern Gulf Catchments
314Terrain NRMWet TropicsTerrain NRM
315Torres StraitTorres StraitTorres Strait Regional Authority

(a) The NRMRs presented in this publication have been labelled in accordance with the official names from the Australian Government National Landcare Programme website (http://www.nrm.gov.au).