NZMariner - Official Raster Navigational Charts (RNCs)

NZMariner is the product name of New Zealand's Official RNC folio, and is available for download at no charge from this page

NZMariner is the product name of New Zealand's Official RNC folio, and is available for download at no charge from this page. LINZ publishes NZMariner in BSB format as an annual chart base file plus a monthly cumulative chart update file of corrections published in Notices to Mariners.

NZMariner can only be used in conjunction with compatible viewing software: Electronic Charting Systems (ECS) or Electronic Chart Display Information Systems (ECDIS).

A cumulative list of updates to NZMariner charts is published in the Cumulative NZ Notices to Mariners.

Download NZMariner RNCs in BSB format

Latest annual file

Download 2016/17 Chart Base File (zip 186MB)
Published 8 July 2016 (updated to NTM Edition 13)

Latest cumulative update

Download May 2017 Chart Update File (zip 83MB)
Published 9 June 2017 (updated to NTM Edition 11)

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Legal status

NZMariner is the official New Zealand raster chart folio. For compliance with Maritime New Zealand requirements refer to Maritime Rules Part 25. The use of NZMariner does not relieve the user of their obligations under New Zealand law and international convention. Paper copies of Official New Zealand Charts can be purchased from LINZ chart retailers.

Last Updated: 9 June 2017