A critical part of S+SNZ's work is advocating on members’ behalf on issues and specialist areas that are important to the profession such as resilience and the built environment. This work includes legislative oversight, relationships with government and private sector, membership liaison, creating policy and rules and encouraging ethical behaviour.


Te Tura Whenua Maori Amendment Bill

Standing Orders

    Action for Healthy Waterways

    Advocacy Dashboard

    A one-page view of advocacy activity.

    National Policy Statement on Valuing Highly Productive Land

    National Policy Statement on Urban Development

        Consultation on LINZ Storing Landonline data in an Offshore Public Cloud

        National Disaster Resilience Strategy

        Rules for Cadastral Survey 2010 Review


        Royal Society - Digitisation of Old Survey Records

        Cross Lease Titles - Environment Court Case

        Rules for Cadastral Survey

        National Planning Standards

        S+SNZ and Other Parties MOU Register

        Briefing to Land Information New Zealand Minister

        Pacific Geospatial and Surveying Council (PGSC)


        Advanced Survey & Titles Service

        Legislation and Environment Scans

        Earlier Submissions 2017 - 2012

        Better Urban Planning

        Cadastral Survey Act Review

        Canterbury Property Boundaries and Related Matters Bill

        Greater Christchurch Regeneration Bill