LINZ does not own the copyright of the elevation data or aerial imagery that is available through the LINZ Data Service and requires you to use a different attribution statement.

Attributing elevation data

Example:

"Sourced from the LINZ Data Service and licensed by (insert the licensor), for re-use under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International licence."

Or alternatively, you can use this shorter version for web applications:

Sourced from LINZ. CC BY 4.0" - Make sure you link to the attribution page on the LINZ website.

Link

Licensor

Auckland LiDAR (2013)Auckland Council
Auckland South LiDAR (2016-2017)Auckland Council
Balclutha - Otago LiDAR (2020)Otago Regional Council
Bay of Plenty LiDAR (2018-2019)BOPLASS Ltd
Bay of Plenty Northwest LiDAR (2020-2021)BOPLASS Ltd
Bay of Plenty - Tauranga and Coast LiDAR (2015)BOPLASS Ltd
Canterbury LiDAR (2018-2019)Environment Canterbury Regional Council
Canterbury LiDAR (2016-2017)Environment Canterbury Regional Council
Canterbury – Amberley LiDAR (2012)Environment Canterbury Regional Council
Canterbury - Banks Peninsula LiDAR (2018 - 2019)Environment Canterbury Regional Council
Canterbury – Cheviot LiDAR (2015)Environment Canterbury Regional Council
Canterbury – Christchurch and Ashley River LiDAR (2018 - 2019)Environment Canterbury Regional Council
Canterbury – Christchurch and Selwyn LiDAR (2015)Environment Canterbury Regional Council
Canterbury – Hawarden LiDAR (2015)Environment Canterbury Regional Council
Canterbury – Hurunui Rivers LiDAR (2013)Environment Canterbury Regional Council
Canterbury – Kaikoura LiDAR (2012)Environment Canterbury Regional Council
Canterbury – Mackenzie LiDAR (2015)Land Information New Zealand
Canterbury – Rangiora LiDAR (2014)Waimakariri District Council
Canterbury – Timaru Rivers LiDAR (2014)Environment Canterbury Regional Council
Gisborne LiDAR (2018-2020)Gisborne District Council
Manawatu - Whanganui LiDAR (2015 - 2016)Horizons Regional Council
Manawatu-Whanganui – Palmerston North LiDAR (2018)Palmerston North City Council
Manawatu-Whanganui – Whanganui Urban LiDAR (2020-2021)Whanganui District Council
Marlborough LiDAR (2018)Marlborough District Council
Marlborough - Blenheim LiDAR (2014)Marlborough District Council
Nelson and Tasman LiDAR (2008-2015)Nelson City Council and Tasman District Council
Northland - Marsden Point LiDAR (2016)Land Information New Zealand
Northland – Whangarei Heads LiDAR (2016)Land Information New Zealand
Otago LiDAR (2016)Otago Regional Council
Queenstown - Otago LiDAR (2016)Otago Regional Council
Queenstown – Otago LiDAR (2021)Queenstown Lakes District Council
Tasman - Abel Tasman and Golden Bay LiDAR (2016)Tasman District Council
Tasman - Abel Tasman National Park LiDAR (2020-2021)Tasman District Council
Tasman - Golden Bay LiDAR (2017)Tasman District Council
Tasman - Motueka River Valley LiDAR (2018 - 2019)Tasman District Council
Tasman - Richmond and Motueka LiDAR (2015)Tasman District Council
Waikato – Hamilton LiDAR (2019)Hamilton City Council
Waikato - Huntly LiDAR (2015-2019)Waikato Regional Council
Waikato - Reporoa and Upper Piako River LiDAR (2019)Lincoln Agritech Limited
Waikato - Thames LiDAR (2017 - 2019)Waikato Regional Council
Waikato – West Coast and Hauraki Plains LiDAR (2015)Waikato Regional Council
Wellington City LiDAR (2019-2020)Wellington City Council
Wellington LiDAR (2013 - 2014)Wellington Regional Council
West Coast - Westport LiDAR (2020)West Coast Regional Council

Attributing aerial imagery

Example of attributing the 'Auckland 0.125m Urban Aerial Photos (2010-2011)' layer:

"Sourced from the LINZ Data Service and licensed by Auckland Council for re-use under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International licence."

Or alternatively, you can use this shorter version for web applications:

"Sourced from LINZ. CC BY 4.0" - Make sure you link to the attribution page on the LINZ website.

You can use the template below and insert the URL and licensee that apply to you.

"Sourced from the LINZ Data Service (insert the URL to the layer) and licensed by (insert the licensor) for re-use under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International."

URLLicensor 
Auckland 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2010)Auckland Council
Auckland 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2012)Auckland Council
Auckland 0.125m Urban Aerial Photos (2010 - 2011)Auckland Council
Auckland 0.5m Rural Aerial Photos (2010 - 2012)Auckland Council
Auckland 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2015-2016)Auckland Council
Auckland 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2017)Auckland Council
Bay of Plenty 0.125m Urban Aerial Photos (2010 - 2011)BOPLASS Limited
Bay of Plenty 0.25m Rural Aerial Photos (2011 - 2012)BOPLASS Limited
Bay of Plenty 0.4m Rural Aerial Photos (2010 - 2012)BOPLASS Limited
Bay of Plenty 0.125m Urban Aerial Photos (2014-2015)BOPLASS Limited
Bay of Plenty 0.125m Urban Aerial Photos (2015-2016)BOPLASS Limited
Bay of Plenty 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2015-2016)BOPLASS Limited
Bay of Plenty 0.25m Rural Aerial Photos (2015-2017)BOPLASS Limited
Bay of Plenty 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2016-2017) BOPLASS Limited
Bay of Plenty 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2018-2019) BOPLASS Limited
Bay of Plenty 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2019) BOPLASS Limited
Canterbury 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2014 - 2015)The Canterbury Aerial Imagery (CAI) consortium
Canterbury 0.4m Rural Aerial Photos (2013 - 2014)The Canterbury Aerial Imagery (CAI) consortium
Canterbury 0.4m Rural Aerial Photos (2012 - 2013)The Canterbury Aerial Imagery (CAI) consortium
Canterbury 0.75m Rural Aerial Photos (2004 - 2010)Environment Canterbury Regional Council
Canterbury 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2015-2016)Environment Canterbury
Canterbury 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2017-2018)Canterbury Regional Council
Carterton 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2021)Carterton District Council
Chatham Islands 0.5m Satellite ImageryDigital Globe, Inc.
Christchurch Post-Earthquake 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (24 February 2011)Land Information New Zealand
Christchurch 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2015-2016)Christchurch City Council
Christchurch 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2018)Christchurch City Council
Christchurch 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2018-2019)Environmental Canterbury
Dunedin 0.125m Urban Aerial Photos (2013)Dunedin City Council
Dunedin 0.4m Rural Aerial Photos (2013)Dunedin City Council
Dunedin 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2018-2019)Dunedin City Council 
Gisborne 0.125m Urban Aerial Photos (2012)BOPLASS Limited
Gisborne 0.4m Rural Aerial Photos (2012 - 2013)BOPLASS Limited
Gisborne 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2017-2018)Gisborne District Council
Gisborne 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2017-2018)Gisborne District Council
Gisborne 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2017-2019)Gisborne District Council
Hamilton 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2015)Hamilton City Council
Hamilton 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2016-2017)Hamilton City Council
Hamilton 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2019)Hamilton City Council
Hastings 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2017-2018)Hastings District Council
Hastings District 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2014-2015)Hastings District Council
Hawkes Bay 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2014 - 2015)Hawke’s Bay Local Authority Shared Services (HB LASS)
Hawkes Bay 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2019)Hawke’s Bay Local Authority Shared Services (HB LASS)
Hawkes Bay 0.4m Rural Aerial Photos (2010 - 2011)NZ Aerial Mapping Limited 
Central Hawkes Bay 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2017-2018)Central Hawkes Bay District Council
Hurunui 0.125m Urban Aerial Photos (2013)Hurunui District Council
Hurunui 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2018-2019)Hurunui District Council
Hutt City 0.10m Urban Aerial Photos (2017)Hutt City Council
Invercargill 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2016)Invercargill City Council
Invercargill 0.05m Urban Aerial Photos (2016)Invercargill City Council
Kaikoura Earthquake 0.2m Aerial Photos (2016)NZ Transport Agency
Kapiti Coast 0.10m Urban Aerial Photos (2017)Kapiti Coast District Council
Kapiti Coast 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2021)Kapiti Coast District Council
Manawatu Whanganui 0.4m Rural Aerial Photos (2010 - 2011)NZ Aerial Mapping Limited and Manawatu-Wanganui LASS Limited
Manawatu 0.125m Urban Aerial Photos (2019)Manawatu District Council
Manawatu Whanganui 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2015-2016)Manawatu-Wanganui LASS Limited
Manawatu Whanganui 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2016-2017)Manawatu-Wanganui LASS Limited
Marlborough 0.4m Rural Aerial Photos (2011 - 2012)Marlborough District Council 
Marlborough 0.4m Rural Aerial Photos (2008)Marlborough District Council 
Marlborough 0.75m Rural Aerial Photos (2005)Marlborough District Council 
Marlborough 1m Rural Aerial Photos (2002)Marlborough District Council 
Marlborough 0.2m Rural Aerial Photos (2015-2016)Marlborough District Council
Marlborough 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2017)Marlborough District Council
Marlborough 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2017-2018)Marlborough District Council
Marlborough 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2020-2021)Marlborough District Council
Masterton 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2021)Masterton District Council
Napier 0.05m Urban Aerial Photos (2017-2018)Napier City Council
Napier 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2017-2018)Napier City Council
Nelson 0.4m Rural Aerial Photos (2014)NZ Aerial Mapping Ltd
Nelson 0.5m Rural Aerial Photos (2008 - 2009)NZ Aerial Mapping Limited
Nelson 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2018-2019)Nelson City Council
New Plymouth 0.10m Urban Aerial Photos (2017)New Plymouth District Council
Northland 0.75m Rural Aerial Photos (2003) - NZMGNorthland Regional Council
Northland 0.75m Rural Aerial Photos (2004)Northland Regional Council
Northland 0.78m Rural Aerial Photos (2004)Northland Regional Council
Northland 1m Rural Aerial Photos (2006)Northland Regional Council
Northland 1.25m Rural Aerial Photos (2000)Northland Regional Council
Northland 0.75m Rural Aerial Photos (2003)Northland Regional Council
Northland 1m Rural Aerial Photos (2003)Northland Regional Council
Northland 0.75m Rural Aerial Photos (2004) - StripNorthland Regional Council
Northland 0.75m Rural Aerial Photos (2003) - NZMGNorthland Regional Council
Northland 0.75m Rural Aerial Photos (2004) - StripNorthland Regional Council
Northland 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2014-2015)Northland Aerial Imagery Consortium (NAIC)
Northland 0.4m Rural Aerial Photos (2014-2016)Northland Aerial Imagery Consortium (NAIC)
NZ 10m Satellite Imagery (2017)Sinergise Ltd
NZ 10m Satellite Imagery (2018-2019)Sinergise Ltd
NZ 10m Satellite Imagery (2019-2020)Sinergise Ltd
Otago 0.4m Rural Aerial Photos (2013 - 2014)The Canterbury Aerial Imagery (CAI) consortium
Otago 0.75m Rural Aerial Photos (2004 - 2011)Terralink International Limited and Otago Regional Council
Otago 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2017-2019)Otago Regional Council
Otago 0.1m Urban aerial photos (2018)Central Otago District Council
Palmerston North 0.125m Urban Aerial Photos (2012 - 2013)Palmerston North City Council
Palmerston North 0.4m Rural Aerial Photos (2014)Palmerston North City Council
Palmerston North 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2015)Palmerston North City Council
Palmerston North 0.125m Urban Aerial Photos (2017)Palmerston North City Council
Palmerston North 0.125m Urban Aerial Photos (2018)Palmerston North City Council
Porirua 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2016)Porirua City Council
Porirua 0.10m Urban Aerial Photos (2020)Porirua City Council
Selwyn 0.125m Urban Aerial Photos (2012 - 2013)Selwyn District Council
Selwyn 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2018-2019)Selwyn District Council
South Wairarapa 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2021)South Wairarapa District Council
Southland & Central Otago 0.4m Rural Aerial Photos (2013 - 2014)Land Information New Zealand
Southland & Central Otago 0.4m Rural Aerial Photos (2015)Environment Southland
Southland & Central Otago 0.4m Rural Aerial Photos (2015-2017)Environment Southland, Southland District, Invercargill City, Clutha District, Gore District, Central Otago District councils, Land Information New Zealand, Ministry for Primary Industries, and The Department of Conservation
Southland 0.75m Rural Aerial Photos (2005 - 2011)The Southland Consortium (Southland District Council, Gore District Council, Environment Southland, and Department of Conservation)
Taranaki 0.4m Rural Aerial Photos (2011 - 2012)NZ Aerial Mapping Limited
Taranaki 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2016-2018)Taranaki Regional Council
Tasman 1m Rural Aerial Photos (2001 - 2002)NZ Aerial Mapping Limited
Tasman 1m Rural Aerial Photos (2003)NZ Aerial Mapping Limited
Tasman 1m Rural Aerial Photos (2004 - 2005)NZ Aerial Mapping Limited
Tasman 1m Rural Aerial Photos (2006 - 2007)NZ Aerial Mapping Limited
Tasman 0.4m Rural Aerial Photos (2012 - 2013)NZ Aerial Mapping Limited
Tasman 0.5m Rural Aerial Photos (2009 - 2010)NZ Aerial Mapping Limited
Tasman 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2015-2016)Tasman District Council
Tasman 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2016-2017)Tasman District Council
Tasman 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2020)Tasman District Council
Tasman 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2017)Tasman District Council
Tasman 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2017)Tasman District Council
Tasman 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2018-2019)Tasman District Council
Tasman 0.075 Urban Aerial Photos (2020-2021)Tasman District Council
Tasman 0.1 Urban Aerial Photos (2020)Tasman District Council
Tauranga 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2017)Tauranga City Council
Thames Coromandel 0.05m Urban Aerial Photos (2015)Thames Coromandel District Council
Timaru 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2012 - 2013)Timaru District Council
Upper Hutt 0.10m Urban Aerial Photos (2017)Upper Hutt City Council
Waikato 0.5m Rural Aerial Photos (2012 - 2013)Waikato Regional Aerial Photography Service (WRAPS) 2012 
Waikato 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2016-2019)Waikato Regional Aerial Photography Service (WRAPS) 2017-2019
Waikato District 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2014)Waikato District Council
Waimakariri 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2013 - 2014)Waimakariri District Council
Waimakariri 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2015-2016)Waimakariri District Council
Waimate 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2018)Waimate District Council
Wairoa 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2014-2015)Wairoa District Council
Wellington 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2012 - 2013)Wellington City Council
Wellington 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2012 - 2013)Greater Wellington Regional Council
Wellington 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2016-2017)Greater Wellington Regional Council
Wellington 0.10m Urban Aerial Photos (2017)Wellington City Council
Wellington 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2021)Greater Wellington Regional Council
Wellington 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2021)Wellington City Council
West Coast 0.4m Rural Aerial Photos (2009 - 2011)NZ Aerial Mapping Limited 
West Coast 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2015-2016)West Coast Regional Council
West Coast 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos (2016-2017)West Coast Regional Council
Whanganui 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2013)Whanganui City Council
Whanganui 0.1m Urban Aerial Photos (2015-2016)Whanganui District Council
Whanganui 0.075m Urban Aerial Photos (2017)Whanganui District Council

 

Last Updated: 14 September 2021