What are some examples of location data being used?

Location data is essential in many industries including, real estate, transport, agriculture, information technology and, building and construction.  Some examples are:

  • Food delivery and ride sharing platforms use location data to map a route to your destination
  • Real estate platforms display location and property data to inform buyers and sellers
  • Spatial service companies use satellite and other imagery to determine changes to the built and natural environment and inform business decisions
  • Landgate’s Map Viewer Plus application overlays location data to provide a spatial view of Western Australian properties.

This page was last updated on: 09 Nov 2020