A schedule of upcoming changes to Pacific nautical charts

From February 2020 we are introducing new country-specific prefixes and new numbers to the Pacific charts we maintain. See the table below for details and the linked news article for more information:

Important changes to country prefix and numbering of LINZ Pacific nautical charts

Schedule of changes - Tokelau

Chart type

Chart to be withdrawn

Proposed new chart

Planned publication date

Previous published date

ENC

NZ308851

South Pacific Ocean - Tokelau

TK (number to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Tokelau

Dec 2021

Jan 2019

ENC

NZ308852

South Pacific Ocean - Tokelau - Atafu

TK (number to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Tokelau - Atafu

Dec 2021

Jan 2019

ENC

NZ308853

South Pacific Ocean - Tokelau - Nukunonu

TK (number to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Tokelau - Nukunonu

Dec 2021

Jan 2019

ENC

NZ308854

South Pacific Ocean - Tokelau - Fakaofo

TK (number to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Tokelau - Fakaofo

Dec 2021

Jan 2019

Paper chart

NZ 885

Tokelau

TK 121

Tokelau

Dec 2021

Mar 2019

Schedule of changes - Tonga

Chart type

Chart to be withdrawn

Proposed new chart

Planned publication date

Previous published date

ENC

NZ382151

South Pacific Ocean - Tonga

TO (yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Tonga

Dec 2021

Dec 2018

ENC

NZ382152

South Pacific Ocean - Tonga - Niuatoputapu Group and Niuafo'ou - Niuatoputapu and Tafahi

TO (yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Tonga - Niuatoputapu Group and Niuafo'ou - Niuatoputapu and Tafahi

Dec 2021

Dec 2018

ENC

NZ508215

South Pacific Ocean - Tonga - Niuatoputapu Group and Niuafo'ou - Niuatoputapu Harbour

TO (yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Tonga - Niuatoputapu Group and Niuafo'ou - Niuatoputapu Harbour

Dec 2021

Dec 2018

ENC

NZ608215

South Pacific Ocean - Tonga - Niuatoputapu Group and Niuafo'ou - Niuatoputapu Harbour Entrance

TO (yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Tonga - Niuatoputapu Group and Niuafo'ou - Niuatoputapu Harbour Entrance

Dec 2021

Dec 2018

ENC

NZ400822

South Pacific Ocean - Tonga - Vava'u Group

TO400301

South Pacific Ocean - Tonga - Vava'u Group

Dec 2021

Feb 2019

ENC

NZ508225

South Pacific Ocean - Tonga - Neiafu Harbour

TO500302

South Pacific Ocean - Tonga - Neiafu Harbour

Dec 2021

Nov 2018

ENC

NZ408275

South Pacific Ocean - Tonga - Approaches to Nuku'alofa Harbour

TO400502

South Pacific Ocean - Tonga - Approaches to Nuku'alofa Harbour

Dec 2021

Feb 2019

ENC

NZ508277

South Pacific Ocean - Tonga - Nuku'alofa Harbour

TO500504

South Pacific Ocean - Tonga - Nuku'alofa Harbour

Dec 2021

Dec 2018

ENC

NZ300082

South Pacific Ocean - Tonga

TO300101

South Pacific Ocean - Tonga

Feb 2022

Jul 2019

ENC

No existing chart

 

TO400405

South Pacific Ocean - Tonga- Tofua and Kao

Feb 2022

na

Paper chart

T/NZ 8235

Anchorages in the Friendly Islands

refer to TO 401*

Aug 2021

Oct 1993

Paper chart

T/NZ 8247

Haapai Group Northern Portion

refer to TO 401*

Aug 2021

Oct 1993

Paper chart

No existing chart

 

TO 401

Northern Ha'apai Group

Aug 2021

na

Paper chart

T/NZ 8248

Haapai Group Southern Portion

refer to TO 401*

refer to TO 402*

Aug 2021

Oct 1993

Paper chart

No existing chart

 

TO 402

Southern Ha'apai and Nomuka Groups

Aug 2021

na

Paper chart

T/NZ 8259

Nomuka Group

refer to TO 402*

Aug 2021

Jul 1993

Paper chart

T/NZ 8215

Niuatoputapu Group and Niuafo'ou

TO 201

Niuatoputapu Group and Niuafo'ou

Dec 2021

Jan 2019

Paper chart

T/NZ 822

Vava'u Group

TO 301

Vava'u Group

Dec 2021

Apr 2019

Paper chart

T/NZ 8225

Neiafu Harbour

TO 302

Neiafu Harbour

Dec 2021

Jan 2019

Paper chart

T/NZ 8275

Approaches to Nuku'alofa Harbour

TO 502

Approaches to Nuku'alofa Harbour

Dec 2021

Apr 2019

Paper chart

T/NZ 8277

Nuku'alofa Harbour

TO 504

Nuku'alofa Harbour

Dec 2021

Jan 2019

Paper chart

T/NZ 82

Tonga

TO 101

Tonga

Apr 2022

Jun 2019

Paper chart

No existing chart

 

TO 405

Tofua and Kao

Apr 2022

na

*This is not equivalent coverage to the chart withdrawn

Schedule of changes - Samoa

Chart type

Chart to be withdrawn

Proposed new chart

Planned publication date

Previous published date

ENC

No existing chart

 

WS500212

yet to be confirmed

Nov 2021

na

ENC

NZ300086

South Pacific Ocean - Samoa Islands

NZ3000111

South Pacific Ocean - Samoa Islands

Mar 2022

Apr 2019

ENC

NZ400864

South Pacific Ocean - Samoa - Apolima Strait

WS (yet to be confimed)

yet to be confimed

Mar 2022

Dec 2017

ENC

NZ400865

South Pacific Ocean - Samoa - Upolu Island - Approaches to Apia

WS (yet to be confimed)

yet to be confimed

Mar 2022

Jul 2017

ENC

NZ408641

South Pacific Ocean - Samoa - Savai'i Island - Matautu Bay

WS (yet to be confimed)

yet to be confimed

Mar 2022

Jan 2018

ENC

NZ508645

South Pacific Ocean - Samoa - Plans in Apolima Strait - Salelologa Harbour

WS502131

South Pacific Ocean - Samoa - Plans in Apolima Strait - Salelologa Harbour

Nov 2021

Aug 2017

ENC

NZ508655

South Pacific Ocean - Samoa - Apia Harbour

WS500312

South Pacific Ocean - Samoa - Apia Harbour

Nov 2021

Mar 2020

ENC

NZ586451

South Pacific Ocean - Samoa - Plans in Apolima Strait - Mulifanua Harbour

WS502132

South Pacific Ocean - Samoa - Plans in Apolima Strait - Mulifanua Harbour

Nov 2021

Aug 2017

ENC

No existing chart

WS504121

yet to be confimed

Jan 2022

na

ENC

No existing chart

WS504122

yet to be confimed

Jan 2022

na

ENC

No existing chart

WS504123

yet to be confimed

Jan 2022

na

ENC

No existing chart

WS504123

yet to be confimed

Jan 2022

na

ENC

No existing chart

WS504125

yet to be confimed

Jan 2022

na

Paper chart

NZ 1414

Asau Harbour

WS 212

Asau Harbour

Feb 2022

Oct 1980

Paper chart

NZ 8645

Plans in Apolima Strait

WS 213

Plans in Apolima Strait

Feb 2022

Mar 2018

Paper chart

NZ8655

Apia Harbour

WS 312

Apia Harbour

Nov 2021

Mar 2018

Paper chart

NZ 864

Apolima Strait

WS 213

Apolima Strait

May 2022

Mar 2018

Paper chart

NZ 865

Approaches to Apia

WS 311

Approaches to Apia

May 2022

Mar 2018

Paper chart

NZ 861

Plans in Samoa

refer to WS 112*

 

Mar 2022

Jun 2010

Paper chart

No existing chart

 

WS 112*

yet to be confimed

Mar 2022

na

Paper chart

NZ 86

Samoa Islands

WS 111

Samoa Islands

May 2022

Jul 2019

*This is not equivalent coverage to the chart withdrawn

Schedule of changes – Cook Islands

Chart type

Chart to be withdrawn

Proposed new chart

Planned publication date

Previous published date

ENC

NZ309451

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Pukapuka

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Pukapuka

Jan 2022

Jun 2017

ENC

NZ309452

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Suwarrow

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Suwarrow

Jan 2022

Feb 2018

ENC

NZ400955

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Aitutaki

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Aitutaki

Jan 2022

Jun 2017

ENC

NZ409451

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Nassau

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Nassau

Jan 2022

Nov 2018

ENC

NZ409452

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Manihiki

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Manihiki

Jan 2022

Nov 2018

ENC

NZ409453

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Rakahanga

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Rakahanga

Jan 2022

Nov 2018

ENC

NZ409454

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Penrhyn

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Penrhyn

Jan 2022

Apr 2018

ENC

NZ409551

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Mauke

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Mauke

Jan 2022

Dec 2018

ENC

NZ409552

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Mangaia

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Mangaia

Jan 2022

Dec 2018

ENC

NZ409553

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Atiu

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Atiu

Jan 2022

Feb 2018

ENC

NZ409554

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Takutea

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Takutea

Jan 2022

Dec 2018

ENC

NZ409555

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Manuae

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Manuae

Jan 2022

Dec 2018

ENC

NZ409556

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Palmerston

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Palmerston

Jan 2022

Dec 2018

ENC

NZ409557

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Mitiaro

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Mitiaro

Jan 2022

Dec 2018

ENC

NZ409558

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Rarotonga

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Rarotonga

Jan 2022

Jun 2021

ENC

NZ500955

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Arutanga Anchorage

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Arutanga Anchorage

Jan 2022

Jun 2017

ENC

NZ509451

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Suwarrow - Lagoon Entrance

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Suwarrow - Lagoon Entrance

Jan 2022

Feb 2018

ENC

NZ509453

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Penrhyn - Taruia Passage to Gudgeon Bay

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Penrhyn - Taruia Passage to Gudgeon Bay

Jan 2022

 

Apr 2018

 

ENC

NZ509558

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Rarotonga - Approaches to Avatiu and Avarua Harbours

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Rarotonga - Approaches to Avatiu and Avarua Harbours

Jan 2022

Jun 2018

ENC

NZ600945

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Penrhyn - Taruia Passage

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Penrhyn - Taruia Passage

Jan 2022

Apr 2018

ENC

NZ609558

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Rarotonga - Avatiu Harbour

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Rarotonga - Avatiu Harbour

Jan 2022

Jun 2017

ENC

NZ695581

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Rarotonga - Arorangi Reef Passage

CK (Yet to be confirmed)

South Pacific Ocean - Cook Islands - Rarotonga - Arorangi Reef Passage

Jan 2022

March 2014

Paper Chart

NZ 945

Plans of the Cook Islands - Northern Sheet

CK 141

Plans of the Cook Islands - Northern Sheet

Jan 2022

Jan 2019

Paper Chart

NZ 955

Plans of the Cook Islands - Southern Sheet

CK 241

Plans of the Cook Islands - Southern Sheet

Jan 2022

Mar 2019

Paper Chart

NZ 9558

Rarotonga

CK 242

Rarotonga

Jan 2022

Jun 2018

Please note: Details in this table may be revised as work progresses.

Last Updated: 21 July 2021