Land Information NZ / Toitū Te Whenua

Land Information NZ / Toitū Te Whenua
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  • LINZ provides up-to-date maps and information, including a reference system for accurate positioning of land and sea features.
  • Manages Crown land, river and lake beds, administers high country pastoral leases, and Crown forestry licenses on land held for Treaty settlements.
  • Surveys the sea, provides official nautical charts and publications.
  • Sets rating valuation standards and works with local government.
  • Manages survey and title transactions, administers rules for overseas investment in sensitive New Zealand assets.
  • Also supports the New Zealand Geographic Board in naming geographic features, including those of the continental shelf and the Ross Sea, Antarctica.

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