Use this tool to quickly find and download free maps as image files (TIFF and GeoTIFF formats).

These maps can be copied, distributed and adapted under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Licence. For official LINZ topographic maps please contact an authorised paper map retailer.

Follow these steps to find the Topo250 (1:250,000 scale) or Topo50 (1:50,000 scale) map you need:

  • select the relevant general region below
  • select the specific Topo 250 or Topo50 map you want from the options presented.

Data available from the LINZ Data Service

We also produce data files (Shape and other file formats), which you can find and download free through the LINZ Data Service.


Updated: 15 April 2019