Search, preview and download New Zealand’s most up-to-date land and seabed data.

Access the LINZ Data Service

About the service 

We provide open 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.


View step-by-step guides to help you get the most from the LINZ Data Service - LINZ Data Service guide.

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