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National Maps 85% open

New Zealand

What data is expected?

A geographical map of the country including national traffic routes, stretches of water, and markings of heights. The map must at least be provided at a scale of 1:250,000 (1 cm = 2.5km). Geographic information is instrumental for many use cases, including the mapping of unemployment statistics or demographics, as well as journey planning. See our methodology section for more information.

  • Scale of 1:250,000 (1 cm = 2.5km)
  • Markings of national traffic routes
  • Markings of relief/heights
  • Markings of water stretches
  • National borders

How open is the data?

LINZ staff are responsive to feedback for improvement of services

We thank Kay Scarlet for her contribution the Global Open Data Index.

Data location - - LINZ Map Chooser
Data licence
Data format   DBF, GeoJSON, KML, KMZ, SHP, SHX, WFS
Reviewer   Codrina Maria Ilie
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Tue Apr 04 2017 15:12:32 GMT+0000 (UTC)



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