News & Notices Archive

LINZ, in partnership with the GNS Science GeoNet project, is currently upgrading all PositioNZ stations to GNSS capability. This will enable users of PositioNZ to utilise multiple
14 December 2010

Re-heighting Canterbury

In the wake of the Canterbury earthquake, work is underway to re-establish the survey control system in the affected region. One of the components most urgently in need of re-
Our spatial parcel improvement (SPI) project has been capturing survey accurate data from existing survey plans to improve the accuracy of the cadastre in high priority areas. The
14 December 2010

Action in Antarctica

Each year, LINZ sends members from the geodetic team to complete an annual Antarctic programme with two main tasks to complete. This year our representatives were Glen Rowe, Paula
The Minister of Finance has issued a new Ministerial Directive Letter to the Overseas Investment Office. The letter provides extra clarity and certainty for potential investors
Land Information New Zealand has been announced as the sole platinum sponsor for the 2011 Surveying and Spatial Sciences Conference 'Innovation in Action - Working Smarter'. "This
The recent New Zealand Geographic Board Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa (NZGB) naming proposals, notified on 26 August 2010 , closed for public submission on 30 September and 30
1 December 2010

Landscan December 2010

Issue 55 In this issue: Wrapping up the year As we approach the holiday season, LINZ Chief Executive Colin MacDonald reflects on some of the highlights from the past year and
During December 2010 and January 2011, all Taranaki deeds records will be moved from our Hamilton Office to Archives New Zealand’s Wellington office at 10 Mulgrave Street.
Public notice: Property owners and users of the Rotorua Lakes, including for recreation, are advised that the herbicide diquat, will be used in gel form to control lake weed at
Public notice: Property owners and users of Lake Benmore, including for recreation, are advised that the herbicide diquat, will be applied in gel form to control lake weed (
24 November 2010

LINZ Names IT Supplier

In June this year, Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) went out to tender for a single supplier for the supply of outsourced IT services. LINZ has selected Datacom to deliver the
17 November 2010

LINZ Appoints New CIO

17 November 2010: Media release Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) has appointed Russell Turner to the position of Chief Information Officer (CIO). Russell joins LINZ from the
A reminder to all customers that Land Information New Zealand’s Christchurch office is relocating to new premises from Monday 15 November, and an update on record requests
LINZ General Manager Strategic Development and Support, Sue Gordon, spoke at the ESRI user conference in Wellington on 9 November.