Property Owners & Titles

As well as registering land transactions on property titles and regulating the survey system, LINZ's wide-ranging role extends to mapping, property valuation, place naming and Crown land.

Land records

You can order a copy of a land record or request an appointment to view records. Find out about property titles & plans.

Researching land records

Land records can have useful information to help you locate land your family may have owned in the past, for other genealogical purposes or for Treaty of Waitangi research. Find the land record you want.

Other property record providers can also help you trace back titles by prior references, complete more complicated searches and help with historical research.

More land information

You can also find out about:

Read our guide to land surveying and title registration.