CERTIFIED SURVEY MAP REQUIREMENTS

 

 

A Certified Survey Map must meet the following requirements:

 

(1)                The survey must be performed and the map prepared by a registered land surveyor;

 

(2)                All corners must be monumented;

 

(3)                The map must be prepared on durable white paper or on tracing cloth or paper of which a photocopy can be made, 8 1/2 inches wide by 14 inches long.  The scale shall not be more than 500 feet to the inch;

 

(4)                The map must include the certificate of the surveyor, giving a clear and concise description of the land surveyed by bearings and distances, commencing with some corner marked and established in the United States public land survey.  The surveyor's certificate shall state that he or she has complied with the requirements of Chapter 236.