Map FAQs

How do I use the tools/icons?

For a full explanation of how to use the tools/icons, please launch GIS by agreeing to the Terms & Conditions, then click the 'About’ icon About Iconto activate a complete run through of all icons and explanations of the screen area.

Is there a simple user guide?

Download our pdf user guide (956kb) for an overview of the main functions 

How do I find my property?

Use the 'Query window’ icon Query icon. Click the Drop Down then the Plus sign and Select either: Address (house number without alpha and the first few characters of the road); Legal (description); Road name; Town feature label; or Title (of the property).

Is there aerial imagery available?

We are currently running the high resolution imagery from 2005, 2008, 2011, 2014 and 2018. The low resolution imagery is from 2003, 2008 and 2012.

Can I see the District Plan features?

Yes. The District Plan data is provided to help see localised situations but is NOT the legal District Plan version but rather a portrayal of it (the PDF versions of the District Plan make up part of the legal version).