Free online access to New Zealand’s most up-to-date land and seabed data.

Aerial photograph of harbour

We provide free online access to New Zealand’s most up-to-date land and seabed data.

You can search, browse for and download data online on the LINZ Data Service (LDS). You can also integrate our APIs into your own applications.

Data available on the LINZ Data Service (LDS) includes:

  • Aerial imagery
  • Elevation
  • Topographic 
  • Hydrographic
  • Property, boundaries and ownership
  • Place names, street address and roads 
  • Crown land 

Our data is free, customisable, reliable, updated regularly, and available to use under an open Creative Commons license.
Find out how to credit LINZ under the Creative Commons license

Follow us on Twitter @LINZLDS for regular news on the latest data and guidance on getting the best from our data.

Last Updated: 4 November 2021