New NSLR!!!  Meet your RCA requirements and maintain your data through the new geospatially enabled web application.

The Land Transport Rule, Setting of Speed Limits 2017 (the Rule), divides the responsibility for and ownership of speed limits between organisations at b...

Earthquakes in New Zealand may have had a devastating effect on the Canterbury region in 2010 and 2011 but it has led to a new era of geotechnical data sharing.

Councils, utility and infrastructure companies can increasingly benefit in this sharing.  Read on to find out...

September 25, 2019

LINZ is pleased to release two new pilot datasets on the LINZ Data Service (LDS):

  • NZ River Name Lines (Pilot)

  • NZ River Name Polygons (Pilot)

These are the first openly available rivers datasets providing full coverage of mainland New Zealand with names attrib...

September 5, 2019

You may be aware, LINZ recently undertook an exercise to identify the key datasets, and fitness of those datasets, in relation to resilience and climate change in New Zealand.  One of those priority datasets was coastline.  It was determined that the current national c...

August 15, 2019

The National library and Alexander Turnbull library have published a blog detailing the release of a set of post-1945 aerial photographs from the Whites Aviation collection under the Creative Commons 4.0 (international) Attribution.This means anyone can use these image...

June 25, 2019

Not every day there is something FREE, and WORTHWHILE up for grabs.

The LGGA (Local Government Geospatial Alliance) has kindly received from Eagle Technology,  a FREE entry to the NZ ESRI User Group Conference in Auckland.

This conference offers an excellent opportunity...

May 7, 2019

New Zealand GIS for Emergency Management (NZGIS4EM) continues to evolve and grow with over 400 members in the community now.

Key milestones have been the launch of our website and a recommended symbology standard for the GIS4EM community. Check out nzgis4em.com for both...

April 30, 2019

The Location Intelligence Conference is being held in Christchurch on the 22nd of May 2019, continue reading to find out more.

Location powers our lives every day – whether it’s Uber, Google Maps, or a super-important app that finds the best caffeine fix in your neighbo...

March 21, 2019

Did you know LINZ has a new Resilience team? The team's role is to support key stakeholders, (including local government) to prepare for, manage and respond to emergency events and to prepare for climate change. 

Have your say on the 12 key data sets for...

October 30, 2018

"The Provincial Growth Fund (PGF) is investing in an expansion of 3D mapping to support major development projects and improve land use management in the regions"

The Regional Economic Development Minister has declared that up to $19 million will be invested into increa...

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