About LINZ

Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) is a New Zealand government department responsible for land titles, geodetic and cadastral survey systems, topographic information, hydrographic information, managing Crown property and a variety of other functions.

LINZ’s purpose is to:

  • maintain and build confidence in property rights in land and geographic information, and
  • encourage land information markets to develop and mature.


Find out about LINZ as an organisation:

LINZ Data Service

The LINZ Data Service opens access to LINZ land and seabed data for use, reuse and sharing. Use the service to grab our topographic, hydrographic, survey and title, electoral address and geodetic data for free. more...

News, publications & consultation

Find corporate publications, consultation, projects & reviews, news & notices, search for regulatory documents, fees & charges, forms, and LINZ datasets. more...


Find out about events LINZ is taking part in or supporting, in New Zealand and around the world. more...

LINZ Alumni - staying connected with LINZ

Find out about the LINZ Alumni and subscribe to receive newsletters. more...

About this website

Find what's new on linz.govt.nz, the crown copyright & disclaimer, and information on privacy, site owner, accessibility, and the A-Z index. more...

LINZ Apple and Android applications 

Find out about LINZ's applications for your mobile device. more...

Contact us

The refreshed LINZ website will be live on Monday 3 November.

You’ll still be able to access the same information, but you’ll notice a change in the design and layout of the site.

Read more about the changes.