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New Zealand Place Names Database (Archived)

Land Information New Zealand

The New Zealand Place Names Database contains place names that appear on LINZ’s Topographic NZMS260 map series. Official names are listed in the New Zealand Gazetteer of Official Geographic Names. Get help finding names. Note that maintenance of the database, previously known as the New Zealand Geographic Place Names database, ended on 31 October 2008. The database [...]

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New Zealand Transverse Mercator 2000 (NZTM2000) Geo-referenced Orthophotos

Land Information New Zealand

Digital orthophotos, derived from aerial photography, show terrain at a constant scale. Image displacements caused by camera tilt and terrain relief are corrected. LINZ publishes orthophotos of New Zealand from its archive. The New Zealand orthophotos shown are historical and no further orthophotos of New Zealand will be published. NZTM2000 is the current projection, however [...]

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Note issues & coin mintings

Reserve Bank of New Zealand

A record of notes issues and coin minted.

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NZTA InfoConnect Highway Info Data

New Zealand Transport Agency

Highway Info provides state highway road and traffic information, limited webcam coverage in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch, planned road works,unplanned road closures and delays e.g. crashes, events and parades, maps, 0800 infoline details, and holiday traffic information. Unfortunately most of the information for developers is hidden behind a registration screen.

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NZTopo Topographic Database

Land Information New Zealand

Topographical mapping is available in vector form from the NZTopo database. This data is used to create the NZMS 260 1:50,000 map series. The data is available in 1Spatials’ LAMPS2 format. It is likely that it will be more convenient to obtain the data from a third-party in a more conventional GIS format. Small amounts of [...]

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Papakura Food Premises Grading

Papakura District Council

On 13 February 2006 Council resolved to introduce a performance assessment reporting and grading system for food premises.  The system was introduced on April 1 2006. It is designed to measure a premises’ degree of compliance with the Food Hygiene Regulations 1974.  The degree of compliance is represented by an alphabet letter which is assigned according [...]

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Personal Property Securities Register

Ministry of Economic Development

The Personal Property Securities Register provides access to the register via a SOAP API. There is no download of the entire dataset but searches are available via the API. Searching and accessing the data generally incurs a fee: Search services Search for registered security interests Debtor person or Debtor organisation search $NZ1 Motor vehicle serial number search $NZ1 Aircraft serial [...]

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Primary and Secondary Schools Directory

Ministry of Education

The Ministry of Education maintains addresses and other descriptive details of all New Zealand educational institutions. This list contains a download of the information for primary and secondary institutions. These files are updated on a monthly basis. As all address details are provided by the institutions, the Ministry gives no indemnity as to the correctness [...]

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Public Building Consent Information – Taupo District Council

Taupo District Council

Public Building Consent Information for Taupo District Council

No license

Public Cemetery Information – Taupo District Council

Taupo District Council

Public Cemetery Information for Taupo District Council

No license

Public Rating Information – Taupo District Council

Taupo District Council

Public Rating Information for Taupo District Council

No license

Public Resource Consent Information – Taupo District Council

Taupo District Council

Public Resource Consent Information for Taupo District Council

No license

Public Sector Directory

State Services Commission

The Public Sector Directory contains a comprehensive list of New Zealand Government organisations. The data for this directory has been collated and cleaned from a variety of sources including Archives New Zealand, the State Services Commission, Local Government New Zealand and direct from the various agencies. The resulting data is stored on an LDAP (Light Directory [...]

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Register of Radio Frequencies

Ministry of Economic Development

The Register of Radio Frequencies is a public register of radio licences and spectrum rights issued by the Radio Spectrum Management Group (RSM) in New Zealand. The Register holds all information of assigned frequency use, including the licence or spectrum right holder details, and the time period for which the licence or spectrum right has [...]

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Reserve Bank balance sheet

Reserve Bank of New Zealand

An abridged statement of the financial position of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand.

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Rodney Food Premises Grading

Rodney District Council

Every food premise in Rodney has a food grading certificate. The Council is responsible for inspecting and registering the premises. Each shop must clearly display their certificate of registration, which includes their food grading, so it is obvious to customers when they enter. In an effort to raise awareness about the food grading system, Council [...]

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Scanned Marine Charts

Land Information New Zealand

LINZ produces specialised nautical charts to aid safe navigation in New Zealand waters and certain areas of Antarctica and the South West Pacifc.  A selection of the charts are available as scanned images.  LINZ does not guarantee the tiff files are up to date.

Crown Copyright

School Zones

Ministry of Education

An enrolment scheme is a means of limiting the roll to prevent overcrowding at the school and enabling local students to enrol. The Ministry of Education is also able to make best use of the current accommodation at schools in the surrounding area. This dataset is a geo-spatial representation of those zones. The data is currently [...]

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Tax Outturn Data

The Treasury

Tables of monthly tax revenue and receipts from collecting departments. Tax data are sometimes difficult to interpret as economic indicators, but tax outturns are among the earliest data available about the state of the economy. The Government has decided that it is important that this information about the economy should be available to market analysts, and [...]

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Tertiary Education Directory

Ministry of Education

The Ministry of Education maintains addresses and other descriptive details of all New Zealand educational institutions. This list contains a download of the information for tertiary institutions. These files are updated on a monthly basis. As all address details are provided by the institutions, the Ministry gives no indemnity as to the correctness of the [...]

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Tide Predictions

Land Information New Zealand

Daily predictions of the times and heights of high and low waters at Standard Ports, Secondary Ports tide information, Standard Port datum descriptions and tidal levels.  Tables are provided in both PDF and comma delimited text (CSV) format. The tide predictions on [...]

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