This set is a compilation of raster imagery at various scales. All data contained is available for download from the LINZ Data Service.
THIS DATA DOES NOT REPLACE NAUTICAL CHARTS AND MUST NOT BE USED FOR NAVIGATION.
Note: This set contains charts at a variety of scales. Use of LDS web map tile services for this set is not recommended as the scaled charts overlap.
The hydrographic raster data made available through the LINZ Data Service is based on the Paper Navigational Charts published and maintained by the New Zealand Hydrographic Authority at Land Information New Zealand (LINZ).
The online New Zealand Chart Catalogue provides more detailed and the most up to date information about New Zealand charts: [New Zealand Chart Catalogue] (http://www.linz.govt.nz/sea/charts/paper-charts/nz202-chart-catalogue).
Information on symbols and abbreviations used on nautical charts: [Symbols and Abbreviations] (http://www.linz.govt.nz/sea/charts/paper-charts/symbols-terms-abbreviations-used-charts).
Hydrographic standards and specifications for nautical charts and publications: [Standards and Specifications] (http://www.linz.govt.nz/sea/charts/hydrographic-standards-technical-specifications).