Land Records

Overview: land records

An introduction to the millions of land records LINZ holds for the Crown, including property titles, related land documents, and survey records – what’s here, what use are they, how do you access them and how can you update or change them. more...

Ordering a land record

The basics of ordering copies of survey and title records held by LINZ. Includes a step-by-step detailed guide. more...

Searching for land records

The basics of searching for historic land records, and working out where to go to find what you want. Includes a step-by-step detailed guide. more...

Types of land records

Details of the different types of survey and title records – includes sample images. more...

Māori land records

An introduction to Māori land records - what's covered, where they're held, and how to get copies. more...

Historic land records

Details of the different types of historic land records once held by LINZ, how they are safeguarded, and where and in what form they are stored now. more...

Crown property information files

An introduction to the historic Crown property paper files held by LINZ – what’s covered, who uses them, and how the public can access them. more...

Other land record providers

Details of the other agencies that hold land records, and who can help you search for them. more...

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