Land titles lodgement codes and fees H-Z

This page shows the codes and fees for lodging a land title. Select a letter to view codes beginning with that letter (H - Z)

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Note: An additional counter fee of $20 per instrument applies to manual priority lodgements (all fees are GST inclusive).

Health Reforms (Transitional Provisions) Act 1993

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
A9 Application to transfer ownership 176 80

Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga Act 2014

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
COV Heritage covenant 176 80
PCOV Partial surrender/revocation/recession/cancellation/expiry of 176 80
RCOV Removal of covenant 176 80
VCOV Variation of covenant 176 80

Historic Places Act 1993

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
COV Heritage covenant 176 80
PCOV Partial surrender/revocation/recession/cancellation/expiry of 176 80
RCOV Removal of covenant 176 80
VCOV Variation of covenant 176 80

Housing Act 1955

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
HCEC Certificate (pipeline, party wall, right of way) 2 2
CHCE Cancellation - Housing Corp Easement Certificate 2 2
PHCE Partial cancellation - Housing Corp Easement Certificate 2 2

Incorporated Societies Act 1908

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
A27 Application under S27 176 80

Irrigation under Public Works 1981

See Public Works Act 1981


Joint Family Homes Act 1964

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
JFH Application to register land
(ie: ordinary, additional land, portability)
+ advertising fee (where required)
176

231
80

231
CJFH Cancellation by application 176 80
PJFH Partial cancellation by application
Notice under s10(3)(a) JFH Act
176 80
X Caveat (includes notice to registered proprietor) 176
+5
80
+5
WX Withdrawal of caveat 176 80

Land Act 1948

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
C113 Certificate of alteration under s113 176 80
C116 Freeholding certificate under s116
+ new certificate of title to issue
176
135
80
135
DPL Deferred Payment Licence 176 80
PL Pastoral Lease/Licence 176 80
RL Renewable Lease 176 80

Land Transfer Act 1952

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
S145 Request to serve notice 5 5
A145 Application under s145A Land Transfer Act 1952 (plus notice served to caveator) 176
+5
80
5
RE Application to remove redundant easement 176 80

Leases (of fee-simple or leasehold land)

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
L Lease
+ fee for the issue of a leasehold title (computer interest register)
176
135
80
135
VL Variation/extension of 176 80
PL Pastoral (Crown) 176 80
SL Surrender of 176 80
TL Transfer of 176 80
REL Re-entry
+ advertising (where required)
176
231
80
231
PSL Partial Surrender of 176 80
MEL Merger of 176 80
TMEL Transfer and merger of 176 80

Leases (Crown)

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
LC Lease (Crown) 176 80
SL Surrender of 176 80
PSL Partial Surrender of 176 80
VL Variation 176 80
PL Pastoral Lease/Licence 176 80
RL Renewable Lease 176 80
RCL Renewal of Crown Lease 176 80
BCA Base Carrying Capacity Advice 176  

Legal Services Act 2000

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
DSLC Discharge of Statutory Land Charge 176 80
SLC Statutory Land Charge 176 80

Licences

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
PL Pastoral Licence 176 80
SL Surrender of 176 80
DPL Deferred Payment Licence 176 80
FDPL Forfeiture of DPL 176 80
PDPL Partial Surrender of DPL 176 80
SDPL Surrender of DPL 176 80
EMIL Expiry of MIL Nil  
OL Licence to Occupy 176 80
SOL Surrender of OL Nil Nil
VFL Variation of FL 176 80
TFL Transfer of FL 176 80
RFL Rescission of FL Nil  

Life Estates

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
T Transfer
+ issue of new Certificate of Title
176
135
80
135
TSM Transmission to remainderman
+ issue of new Certificate of Title
176
135
80
135


Local Government Act 1974

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
BON Bond - s304 & 308 176 80
DBON Discharge of Bond 176 80
C305 Approval of Subdivision - s305 (lodged after plan) 176 80
C314 Flat plan consent - s314 176  
C316 Special Order Vesting 176 80
C319 Special Order Road Names - s319A 176  
CBLR Cancellation/revocation of BLR - s327 176 80
SR Stopping of Road - s342
+ issue of new certificate of title
176
135
80
135
C346 Limited Access Road - s346H 176 80
C348 Certificate - s348 (NB. Only if separately registered) 176 80
C352 Note conditions - s352 176 80
C354 Construction of cellar - s354 176 80
C461 Private drain - s461 176 80
R461 Cancellation of C461 176 80
C462 Public drain - s461 176 80
ASP Agreement for sale & purchase - s575 176 80
RASP Revocation of ASP Nil Nil
D643 Discharge of C643 176  
R306 Release of completion certificate s306 176  

Local Government (Rating) Act 2002

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
T Transfer 176 80
CHO Charging Order 176  
DCHO Discharge of Charging Order 176 80
DSLC Discharge of Statutory Land Charge 176 80
SLC Statutory Land Charge 176 80

Māori Land Court Orders

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
CNO Consolidation order Nil  
DO Determination order Nil  
EXO Exchange order Nil  
EXCO Exclusion order Nil  
INCO Inclusion order Nil  
PO Partition order Nil  
SO Succession order Nil  
TO Trustee order Nil  
VO Vesting order Nil  
CHO Charging order Nil  
MLCO Miscellaneous orders Nil  

Memorandum of Priority

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
MP Memorandum of priority 176 80

Minerals/Mining

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
EMIL Expiry of MIL Nil  
SML Surrender of MIL Nil  
VMIL Variation of MIL Nil Nil
PMIP Partial surrender of MIP Nil Nil
RMIP Revocation of MIP 176  
SMIP Surrender of MIP Nil Nil
N83 Notice of Access Rights - Crown Minerals Act 176 80
A86 Application for ownership of minerals - Crown Minerals Act 176  
C417 Certificate specifying mining rights - Resource Mgmt Act 176 80
T417 Transfer of C417 176 80

Mortgages (for Discharges see Discharges of, for Variations see Variations of)

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
M Mortgage 176 80
M Mortgage to Disabled Persons Community Welfare Act Nil  
MM Mortgage of mortgage 176  
MUM Memorandum - s155A Land Transfer Act 176  
MVM Mortgage varying mortgage 176  
TM Transfer of 176 80
TSMM Transmission of 176  
MEM Merger of (without transfer) 176  

Name

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
CN Change/correction of 176 80
CNMG Change of name of mortgagee 176 80

Ngāti Awa Claims Settlement Act 2005

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
A136 Application under s136 176 80
  + new certificate of title to issue (where required) 135 135


Ngāi Tahu Claims Settlement Act 1998

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
C474 Certificate under s474 (1) (b) 176 80
C464 Certificate under s464 Ngāi Tahu Claims Settlement Act 1998 176 80
C98 Certificate pursuant to s98 of the Ngāi Tahu Claims Settlement Act 1998 176 80


Notices of Claim

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
NC Under Matrimonial Property Act (plus notice to registered proprietor) 176
+5
80
+5
WNC Withdrawal of NC 176 80
PWNC Partial withdrawal 176 80
S145 Request to serve notice under s145 Land Transfer Act 5 5
CO Vesting Order (under Matrimonial Property Act) 176  
A145 Land Transfer Act 1952
(plus notice served to claimant)
176
+5
80
+5

Notice

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
 

Serving notice under various Acts

5 5

Orders

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
  See Māori Land Court Orders
See Court Orders
   
OCTN For new certificates of title
+ for each new CT to issue
Nil
135
Nil
135

Partial

Documents which are discharged or withdrawn can usually be partially discharged or withdrawn. The prefix "P" is usually added before the code for the discharge or withdrawal ie: PDM, PWX. Refer to the parent heading ie: Mortgage, Caveat etc.

Permits

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
RMIP Revocation of MIP 176  
SMIP Surrender of MIP Nil Nil

Plans

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
LT Land Transfer plan For fees    
ML Māori Land Court plan    

Powers of Attorney

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
PA Power of attorney 176  
RPA Revocation of Power of Attorney 176  

Port Nicholson Block (Taranaki Whanui ki Te Upoko o Te Ika) Claims Settlement Act 2009

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
RFR Right of First Refusal Certificate – Māori Claims Settlement 176 80

Proceeds of Crime Act 1991

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
RO42 Restraining Order under s42 176  
RR42 Revocation of Restraining Order 176  

Proclamations

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
PROC Proclamation (see also Gazette Notices) Nil Nil
PR55 Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Act 2011 – Proclamation under s55 Nil Nil

Protection of Personal and Property Rights Act 1988

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
CO Court orders 176  
PA Power of Attorney 176  
RPA Revocation of PA 176  

Profits à Prendre

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
PP Profit à Prendre 176 80
VPP Variation of 176 80
SPP Surrender of 176 80

Public Works Act 1981

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
C18 Desire to Acquire - s18 Nil Nil
WC18 Withdrawal/discharge of C18 Nil Nil
CC Compensation Certificate - s19 Nil Nil
DCC Discharge of CC Nil Nil
C23 Notice of Intention to Take - s23 Nil Nil
W23 Withdrawal of Notice under C23 Nil Nil
GN Middle Line Proclamation - s36 Nil Nil
T Transfer of Land not required for Public Work being amalgamated with existing certificate of title - s42(6) Nil Nil
OCTN Issue of Certificate of Title - s47
+ new certificate of title to issue
Nil
135
Nil
135
GN Proclamation and all Gazette Notices Nil Nil
N38 Notice of Expiry under s38(2) Nil Nil
SLC Statutory Land Charge - s73, 74 or 107(4) 176 80
DSLC Discharge of SLC - s73, 74 or 107(4) 176 80
C107 Certificate grant in exchange - s107(8) No fee for new certificate of title Nil Nil
C107 Certificate to issue a title - s107(8a) Nil Nil
C107 Encumbrances - s107(9a) and (16) Nil Nil
C115 Certificate of consent for roading - s115 Nil Nil
D115 Discharge of C115 Nil Nil
C117 Certificate of new appellation for stopped road - s117 Nil Nil
C120 Encumbrances - s120(3)
Issue of certificate of title - s120(3)
Nil
Nil
Nil
Nil
C220 Irrigation Notice Nil Nil
W220 Withdrawal of irrigation notice - s220(5) Nil Nil
C221 Irrigation Charge Nil Nil
D221 Irrigation Discharge Nil Nil

New Zealand Railways Corporation Restructuring Act 1990

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
C25A Covenant against Transfer of Allotments - s25A(2)(b) NZ Railways Corporation Restructuring Act 1990 176  
R25A Cancellation of Covenant - s25A(9) NZ Railways Corporation Restructuring Act 1990 176  
P25A Partial Cancellation of Covenant - s25A(9) NZ Railways Corporation Restructuring Act 1990 176  

Rates

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
CHO Rating Charge - Rating Powers Act 176  
DCHO Discharge/Cancellation of CHO 176 80
SLC Postponement of rates - Local Government (Rating) Act 2002 176 80
DSLC Discharge of SLC Nil Nil
PSLC Partial discharge of SLC Nil Nil
T Transfer - Local Government (Rating) Act 2002 176 80

Reclamation

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
C243 Certificate under Resource Management Act 176 80

Resolutions

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
RES Resolutions 176  


Reserves Act 1977

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
C111 Certificate under s111 Nil Nil

Resource Management Act 1991

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
BON Bond under s108(1)(b) 176 80
DBON Cancellation or Expiry of BON 176 80
VBON Variation of BON 176 80
COV Covenant under s108(2)(d) 176 80
RCOV Cancellation or Expiry of COV 176 80
VCOV Variation of COV 176 80
CONO Consent Notice 176 80
CCON Cancellation of condition in CONO 176 80
PCON Partial cancellation of condition in CONO 176 80
V221 Variation of conditions in CONO 176 80
C223 Approval of subdivision (after plan deposit) 176 80
CON Consent to vesting s224 176 80
C224 Certificate as to conditions 176 80
C226 Certificate on survey plan or copy s226 176 80
C232 Certificate as to esplanade strip 176 80
C234 Cancellation of Esplanade Strip under Resource Management Act 1991 176 80
V234 Variation of Esplanade Strip under Resource Management Act 1991 176 80
C240 Covenant against transfer of allotments 176 80
C241 Cancellation of condition under s241 176 80
C243 Revocation of conditional easement 176 80
C245 Reclamation certificate 176 80
SLC Statutory Land Charge s315(3) 176 80
GN Gazette Notice under s355 Nil Nil
P417 Partial Release of Certificate under Section 417 Resource Management Act 1991 176  
R417 Release of Certificate under Section 417 Resource Management Act 1991 176  
C417 Certificate specifying mining rights 176 80
T417 Transfer of C417 176 80
P241 Partial cancellation certificate under s241 176 80

Retirement Villages Act 2003

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
NVR Retirement Villages Act 2003 - Notification of Registration of a Retirement Village – s22 176.00 176.00
  + Notice fee under s21(4) per notice 5.00 5.00
VRV Retirement Villages Act 2003 - Notification of Change to a Retirement Village – s22 176.00 176.00
  + Notice fee under s21(4) per notice 5.00 5.00
CRV Retirement Villages Act 2003 - Notification of Cancellation of a Retirement Village – s23 176.00 176.00

Revocations

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
RPA of Power of Attorney 176  
RMIP of permit - Crown Minerals Act 176 80
RASP of ASP - Māori Housing Amendment Act 176 80
RCOV of a Covenant 176 80
RAG of Agreement (electricity, forestry, irrigation etc)
(see respective sections for fees)
   
PRAG Partial revocation of Agreement
(see respective sections for fees)
   

Roads/Streets

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
SCER Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Act 2011 – Stopped Road notice (and request for new title) 176
135
80
135
SR Stopped Road (s342 Local Govt Act)
+ new title fee
176
135
80
135
SR Greater Christchurch Regeneration Act 2016 – Stopped Road under s87 (and request for new title) 176
135
80
135

Soil Conservation and Rivers Control Act 1941

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
AG Land Improvement Agreement Nil  
RAG Discharge/Revocation/Rescission of AG Nil  
VAG Variation of AG Nil  
PRAG Partial release of AG Nil  

State Owned Enterprises Act 1986

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
A25 Application under s25(1) or (2) 176 80

Statutory Land Charges

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
C220 Irrigation notice - Public Works Act 1981 Nil Nil
C221 Irrigation charge - Public Works Act 1981 Nil Nil
DSLC Discharge of Varies Varies
PSLC Partial discharge of Varies Varies
SLC Biosecurity Act 1993 (Sec 129) 176 80
SLC Electricity Act 1968 Nil Nil
SLC Estate and Gift Duties Act 1968 Nil Nil
SLC Family Benefits (Home Ownership) Act 1964 Nil Nil
SLC Farm Ownership Savings Act 1974 Nil Nil
SLC Home Ownership Savings Act 1974 Nil Nil
SLC Legal Services Act 2000 s32 176* 80*
SLC Local Government (Rating) Act 2002 176** 80**
SLC Local Government Act 1974 176** 80**
SLC Public Works Act 1981- s.73, s74 or s107(4) 176 80
SLC under s96 Rating Act 1967 - s96 Nil Nil
SLC Resource Management Act 1991 176 80
SLC Rural Housing Act 1939 176 80
SLC Soil Conservation and River Control Act 1941 Nil Nil
SLC Section 125 Social Security Act 1964 - s125 176 80
SLC Māori Housing Act 1935 176 80
SLC Legal Aid Act 1969 176* 80*
SLC Proceeds of Crime Act 1991 176 80
SLC Tax Administration Act 1994 Nil Nil
PTC Partial discharge of TC Nil Nil
* Fee should be included as part of the charge so that registration may be effected at the standard rate.    
** Unless specifically exempted.    

Summit Road (Canterbury) Protection Act 2001

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
N10 Notice of Protected Land under s10(6) Summit Road (Canterbury) Protection Act 2001 Nil Nil

Surrenders

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
PDPL Partial - of Deferred Payment Licence 176 80
SDPL of Deferred Payment Licence 176 80
SL of Lease 176 80
SE of Easement (without Transferring land) 176 80
PSE Partial - of easement 176 80
TSE of Easement (with Transfer) (2 operations) 352 160
SOL of Licence to Occupy 176 80
SPP of Profit à Prendre 176 80
PMIP Partial - of Mining Permit Nil Nil
SMIP of Mining Permit Nil Nil
PSML Partial - of Mining Licence Nil  
SML of Mining Licence Nil Nil

Treaty Claims Settlements

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement

RFR

Right of First Refusal Certificate - Maori Claims Settlement 176 80
RRSM Removal of Resumption Memorial 176 80
T Transfer of Settlement Properties 176 80
MCAP Applications for: the creation of Computer Registers; vestings 176 80
  + the new certificate of title to issue (where required) 135 135

Transfers

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
T Transfer 176 80
TMEL and merger of Lease 176 80
TM of mortgage 176 80
TE and grant of easement (2 operations) 352 160
E Grant of easement 176 80
TPS in exercise of power of sale 176 80
SE Surrendering easement (only) 176 80
TSE and surrender of easement (2 operations) 352 160
T417 of C417 mining right - s417 Resource Mgnt Act 1991 176 80
TAG of Forestry Rights Registration Agreement 176 80

Transit New Zealand Act 1989

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
C43 Certificate - s43 Transit New Zealand Act 176 80
C91 Certificate - s91 Transit NZ Act 176 80
C93 Certificate notifying conditions 176 80
C94C Copy of declaration gazetted 176 80

Transmissions

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
TSM Transmission 176 80
TSM Life estate
+ issue of new certificate of title
176
+135
80
+135
TSMM of mortgage 176  

Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
C8E Certificate under section 8E Nil Nil

Unit Titles Act 2010

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
NOUI Unit Titles Act 2010 – Notice of Utility Interests – s39(2) 176 80
REOU Unit Titles Act 2010 – Notice of Reassessment of Ownership & Utility Interests – s42 176 80
OINT Unit Titles Act 2010 – Assessment of ownership interests – s32(2)(b) & (3)(b) 176 80
C177 Unit Titles Act 2010 – Reassessment of Ownership Interest on Cancellation of Plan – s177(7) 176 80
CADD Unit Titles Act 2010 – Change of Address of Body Corporate – s205 176 80
N187 Unit Titles Act 2010 – Notice of Application to the High Court to Cancel Unit Plan – s165(2)(b) & 187(2) 176 80
NPRO Unit Titles Act 2010 – Notice that Application to Cancel is not Proceeding – s187(4) 176 80
N195 Unit Titles Act 2010 – Notice of intention to convert existing scheme into unit titles – s195(1) 176 80
C32 Unit Titles Act 2010 – Certificate by TA – Deposit of Unit Plan/Redevelopment Plan – s32(2)(a) & 65 176 80
CEXP Unit Titles Act 2010 – Certificate of Expiry of Lease – s166(3) 176 80
C216 Unit Titles Act 2010 – Certificate by Body Corporate – s216(1) 176 80
REOW Unit Titles Act 2010 – Reassessment of Ownership Interests – s67(1)(b) & 69(3) 176 80
CRUL Unit Titles Act 2010 – Notice/Change of Rules 176 80
C65 Unit Titles Act 2010 - Certificate by Body Corporate - s65(4) 176 80
N74 Unit Titles Act 2010 - Notice of Application to Court to Settle Scheme under s74(5) 176 80
UAPP Application to deposit 176 80
  + Issue of each stratum title 135 135
  + Supplementary record sheet Nil Nil
CUTP Cancellation of unit title plan 176 80
  + Issue of new title (per title) if applicable 135 135

Variations of

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
VE Easement 176 80
VM Mortgage 176 80
VM Mortgage Disabled Persons Community Welfare Act 1975 Nil Nil
VL Lease 176 80
V221 Conditions in CONO - Resource Management Act 1991 176 80

Waikato Raupatu Claims Settlement Act 1995

Code Detail Manual Auto-registration or e-lodgement
CW13 Certificate under s13 Nil Nil
CW14 Certificate under s14 Nil Nil

Withdrawal

See sections relating to the principal registration

Last Updated: 16 April 2018