Property ownership and boundary data

Find out how to access property ownership and boundaries data.

Toitū Te Whenua is the authoritative source of land title and cadastral survey records for New Zealand. These records contain information about property ownership and boundaries, and are essential to maintain property rights across the country.

To access property ownership information on a small number of properties, visit our Land Record Search service.

Land Record Search

If you require access to bulk property ownership data, you must provide us with evidence that you will meet your obligations under the Privacy Act 2020 and the LINZ Licence for Personal Data.  

Read more about applying for access to restricted property ownership information here: LINZ Licence for Personal Data

Other property related datasets are freely available on the LINZ Data Service, including:

  • property title and title memorials
  • parcels (such as lots, sections, easements, covenants or marginal strips)
  • survey marks, observations, plans, adjustments and land districts.