Sensitive land certificate

Find out what a sensitive land certificate is and how to get one.

What is a sensitive land certificate?

A sensitive land certificate is a document that tells us about the features and qualities of an area of land. If you are applying for consent to acquire any sensitive land, you must provide us with a sensitive land certificate. If you are not sure whether the land you want to acquire is sensitive land, a sensitive land certificate will clarify this for you.

Who provides sensitive land certificates?

Sensitive land certificates are prepared, using our templates, by people with specialist knowledge. This includes:

  • Crown property service providers who are accredited by Toitū Te Whenua and practised in providing sensitive land certificates.

Toitū Te Whenua accredited Crown property service providers 

Send your chosen provider the sensitive land certificate template.