News & Notices Archive

On 1 October 2010 GST is increasing to 15%. All LINZ fees will increase (by around 2%) to account for the GST increase, taking effect on 1 October 2010. We will be updating all
A new system for setting rents for South Island high country pastoral leases administered by the Crown has been approved by Cabinet, Agriculture Minister David Carter and Land
The OIO completed its preliminary assessment of the application from Natural Dairy (NZ) Holdings Limited on 14 July 2010. The application by Natural Dairy (NZ) Holdings Limited to
8 July 2010: Media release A two-year ocean and coastal survey project in the Bay of Islands is now complete, Land Information New Zealand announced today. LINZ and NIWA will hold
7 July 2010: Media release The Overseas Investment Office (OIO) has received an application from Natural Dairy (NZ) Holdings Limited to acquire 80% of the shares of UBNZ Assets
The following article on New Zealand's geodetic system was published in the June 2010 edition of Survey Quarterly , by LINZ Survey Mark Protection Advisory Officer Kelvin Tait
Proposed purchase of Crafar farms Court proceedings On 11 June 2010, the Auckland High Court dismissed the application by UBNZ Assets Holdings Limited and Natural Dairy (NZ)
LINZ has reviewed the fees and charges for its survey and title products and services and new fees come into effect today, after being Gazetted on 6 May 2010. Survey and title
LINZ has made some changes to its Specialist Processing and Data Management team, dividing it into three new teams – National Geodetic Office, National Topographic Office
With the increasing use of GNSS technology, it is now commonplace for surveyors to collect geodetic-quality data. In many cases this data meets the accuracy requirements for order
In November 2010, our Christchurch Processing Centre will be relocating to new premises. Prior to this, we will be moving most of the records currently in the Christchurch reading
Each year, LINZ undertakes geodetic survey control and mark maintenance project. These are carried out on LINZ’s behalf by contractors selected through an open tender
We have recently made two changes to the LINZ geodetic database – relegation of NZGD1949 information, and changing NZGD2000 coordinate orders. NZGD1949 Ten years after the
LINZ is trialling the beforeUdig service, which enables utilities and similar organisations wishing to protect their underground assets to offer a free advisory service to
Following the devastating 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, LINZ and GNS Science began work on establishing a tsunami monitoring system for New Zealand. A network of pressure sensors