AIMS: Address Position


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28 May 2023

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 28 May 2023.

The AIMS: Address Position data table contains the point location of an address and is part of the AIMS: Street Address.

Refer to the NZ Addresses Data Dictionary for detailed metadata and information about this dataset.


This dataset provides all allocated addresses as advised to Toitū Te Whenua LINZ by Territorial Authorities (TAs). Under the Local Government Act 1974 (section 319) it is the responsibility of the TAs to advise the Surveyor-General at Toitū Te Whenua LINZ of all allocated addresses in their district.

The dataset is maintained by Toitū Te Whenua LINZ in the Address Information Management System (AIMS) which is centralised database for the management of national addresses, including for electoral purposes. This dataset is updated weekly on the LINZ Data Service.

For a simplified version of the data contained within these tables see NZ Addresses

Layer ID 53355
Data type Vector point
Feature count 2203829
Primary key address_position_id
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), Atom Feed