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The NZ Localities dataset

To the New Zealand Fire Service, I would like to access the Localities GIS data from your agency. I would like this data in gis format if that is possible

Not having a comprehensive data set to identify specific areas/regions

Response from
New Zealand Fire Service Commission

Request received

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  • John Youngson

    I am a geologist and arrange access agreements between mineral exploration companies and relevant landholders, in various parts of Otago, Southland and Westland. Understanding property boundaries and finding relevant landholders via their Rapid number is therefore very important.

  • Jonathan Ball (New Zealand Fire Service Commission)

    Fire and Emergency NZ Localities dataset is now available on the LINZ Data Service for reuse under a Creative Commons BY 4.0 Licence