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Insolvency and Trustee Service

Posted: July 14th, 2009 | Author: barnaclebarnes | Filed under: Dataset | Tags: , | No Comments »

The Insolvency and Trustee Service (ITS) is pleased to announce the introduction of its new web service. This free web service allows direct access to ITS records, including:

  • individuals in a:
    • personal bankruptcy,
    • No Asset Procedure, or
    • Summary Instalment Order, and to
  • companies in liquidation where the Official Assignee is the liquidator.

Data tables for Electricity

Posted: June 27th, 2009 | Author: barnaclebarnes | Filed under: Dataset | Tags: , , | No Comments »

The following tables show the data collected for each quarter in relation to electricity.

Table 1: Net Electricity Generation by Fuel Type (GWh)
Table 2: Net Electricity Generation by Fuel Type (PJ)
Table 3: Estimated Generation by Fuel Type for 2007 (MWh)
Table 4: Information on Current Generating Plants (10 MW or Greater)
Table 5: Estimated Generating Capacity by Fuel Type for 2007 (MW)
Table 6: Information on Possible Future Plant Changes (10 MW or Greater)
Table 7: Transmission and Distribution Network Statistics for the 2007 March Year
Table 8: Electricity Consumption by the Residential Sector
Table 9: Electricity Consumption by the Commercial Sector
Table 10: Electricity Consumption by the Industrial Sector
Table 11: Electricity Consumption by All Sectors
Table 12: Electricity End Use


Data Tables for Renewables

Posted: June 27th, 2009 | Author: barnaclebarnes | Filed under: Dataset | Tags: , , , | No Comments »

The following table shows the data collected for each quarter in relation to renewables.

Table 1: Renewable Energy Supply and Consumption


Data tables for Gas

Posted: June 27th, 2009 | Author: barnaclebarnes | Filed under: Dataset | Tags: , , | No Comments »

The following tables show the data collected for each quarter in relation to gas:

Table 1: Total Gas Production by Field
Table 2: Net Gas Production by Field
Table 3: Gas Production (Gross PJ)
Table 4: Gas Use (Gross PJ)
Table 5: CNG Sales (Gross PJ)
Table 6: Gas Consumption by the Residential Sector
Table 7: Gas Consumption by the Commercial Sector
Table 8: Gas Consumption by the Industrial Sector
Table 9: Gas Consumption by All Sectors
Table 10: Historical Net Production and Projected Gas Deliverable (Gross PJ)


Data Tables for Coal

Posted: June 27th, 2009 | Author: barnaclebarnes | Filed under: Dataset | Tags: , , | No Comments »

The following tables show the data collected for each quarter in relation to coal.


Register of Radio Frequencies

Posted: June 7th, 2009 | Author: barnaclebarnes | Filed under: Dataset | Tags: , , | No Comments »

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 been allocated.  

The Register is maintained by an independent statutory officer of Registrar of Radio Frequencies. 

The link download is a partial version of the register (apparently some fields have been removed, no reason given on the website)


Intellectual Property Office Register Search

Posted: June 7th, 2009 | Author: barnaclebarnes | Filed under: Dataset | Tags: , | No Comments »

The Intellectual Property Office provides access to the register via a SOAP API. There is no download of the entire Intellectual Property Office dataset but searches are available via the API. Searching and accessing the data is free however performing transactions against the database incurs a fee.

Search services

  • IPONZ database searches – FREE
    • Trade mark search
    • Patent search
    • Design search

Registration services 

  • Lodge Application
    • Trade mark application $NZ112.50
    • Trade Mark Renewals
    • Each 10 year period $NZ281.25
  • Patent Renewals
    • 4th year renewal $NZ191.25
    • 7th year renewal $NZ382.50
    • 10th year renewal $NZ607.50
    • 13th year renewal $NZ1125.00
  • Design Renewals
    • 2nd period of 5 years $NZ112.50
    • 3rd period of 5 years $NZ225.00

Personal Property Securities Register

Posted: June 7th, 2009 | Author: barnaclebarnes | Filed under: Dataset | Tags: , , | No Comments »

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 number search $NZ1
  • Financing statement registration number search $NZ1

Registration services

  • Create financing statement $NZ3

Maintain registered financing statements

  • Renew $NZ3

Amend or discharge – FREE

  • Subordinate or un-subordinate

Pending financing statements (not yet registered)

  • Select, list or view pending financing statements

Secured parties – FREE

  • Create or maintain secured party group (SPG)
  • Transfer financing statement
  • View financing statement details

Financing statement change demand – FREE

  • Lodge, accept or withdraw change demand
  • View change demand – either by secured party or registration number

Miscellaneous – FREE

  • Change currently assigned secured party group
  • Maintain user web preferences
  • Change financing statement PIN or debtor PIN
  • Registered financing statement report

Company Office Company, Director, Shareholder, Banned Directors & Manager Search

Posted: June 7th, 2009 | Author: barnaclebarnes | Filed under: Dataset | Tags: , , | No Comments »

The Companies Office provides access to the register via a SOAP API. There is no download of the entire Companies Office dataset but searches are available via the API. Searching and accessing the data is free however performing transactions against the database incurs a small fee.

Company search (using current or previous name)

  • Company details – FREE
  • Former directors and historic addresses FREE
  • Charges – PPSR $NZ1
  • Documents FREE

Director, shareholder or address search

  • Quick search FREE
  • Standard search FREE
  • Banned directors & manager search FREE

Registration services

  • Reserve a company name $NZ10
  • Incorporate a company $NZ150
  • Purchase draft constitution POA
  • Update director, share parcel or company address details - FREE
  • Change company name - FREE
  • Amend constitution - FREE
  • Change company key - FREE
  • Receivership and liquidation management - FREE