New Surveyor-General Appointed

This month we congratulate Anselm Haanen, the new Surveyor-General for New Zealand.

  • 08 July 2019

LINZ - Improving Urban Cadastral Coordinates

In 2017 Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) began a three-year programme of work to improve the accuracy of its cadastral coordinates in urban areas, to better support high-precision cadastral applications.

  • 02 July 2019

​Congratulations to Professional Exam Awards Winners

John Macfarlane and David Robinson were honoured with awards at the Auckland conference dinner in May.

  • 04 June 2019

Dr Chris Pearson Invited to Celebrate Mt Everest Ascent in London

Dr Chris Pearson, who contributed to the re-measurement of the tallest mountain in the world has been invited to celebrate Nepal's Sagarmatha Day in the British Embassy on May 29.

  • 27 May 2019

Auckland Conference One of the Best!

There was no doubting the future focussed theme of this year's conference - Shaping Tomorrow’s Communities - with Google’s Spatial Technologist Ed Parson’s setting the tone from the start.

  • 15 May 2019

President's Update April 2019

Rebecca Strang gives members an update following the April 2019 Council meeting.

  • 01 May 2019

Otago Student Off to the Conference

Well done Ashley Puliyodil for winning the Kairuri Community Trust conference sponsorship!

  • 29 April 2019

Congratulations to 2019 APSEA Winners!

Congratulations to Kat Salm and Elaine McAlister, winners at the 2019 Asia-Pacific Spatial Excellence Awards. (Image from

  • 15 April 2019

Landonline Rebuild to Start in April

On the 2 April LINZ received the go-ahead from government to start Tranche 1 of the Landonline re-build.

  • 04 April 2019

Exciting Times for Diamond Partner, GSI Insurance Brokers

We have known them as Glenn Stone Insurance, but now our Diamond Partner has gone through an exciting growth plan including a re-brand to GSI Insurance Brokers.

  • 28 March 2019

Conference 2019 - Shaping Tomorrow's Communities

Registration is now open! Early-bird registration closes 4 April 2019.

  • 14 February 2019

NZVertical Datum 2016 Hui 2019

LINZ is organising a series of hui introducing professionals to the new national height reference system

  • 12 February 2019