Survey Department became member of GEO on April 2004. The Membership was awarded during Earth Observation Summit II which was held in Tokyo, Japan.
Global Spatial Data Infrastructure Association (GSDIA)
National Geographic Information Infrastructure Programme of Survey Department has been active as Founding Full Member of GSDI Association since 2004.
SAARC Networking Arrangement on Cartography
For sharing the advancement in cartography technology in the SAARC region, for the environment protection and alleviation of poverty, a committee, SAARC Networking Arrangement on Cartography (SAARC) was created by the coordination of the Department. At present, it is working on producing a Mapping Education Directory and a Mapping Inventory for the SAARC region.
Asia-Pacific Regional Space Agency Forum (APRSAF)
Survey Department became member of APRSAF on January 2004. The membership was awarded during APRSAF-10 which was held in Chiang Mai, Thailand.