This dataset contains NZ Topo50 vector layers related to landcover that are available through the LINZ Data Service.

This grouping of NZ Topo50 layers will allow you to quickly view and download this collection of related layers. Topo50 vector datasets are also available for layers covering the themes of hydrography, labels, relief, structure, transport and vegetation.
See all available Topographic Sets.

See the Topographic Data Dictionary for detailed information about each NZ Topo50 layer, and our background information on Topo50 to understand this data.

For the latest changes to this data, see the Topo50 Update History.

Information
Category Topographic > NZ Topo 50 Data
Tags New Zealand
Regions New Zealand
Metadata ISO 19115/19139, Dublin Core
Technical Details
Set ID 4786
Items 26
History
Added 24 Aug 2015
Last updated 24 Sep 2020

NZ Cemetery Points (Topo, 1:50k)

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17207
1135
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

A place for burying the dead.

Data Dictionary for cemetery_pnt: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-c...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50254
Data type Vector point
Feature count 1073
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Cemetery Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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16359
1055
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

A place for burying the dead.

Data Dictionary for cemetery_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-c...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50255
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 189
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Dredge Tailing Centrelines (Topo, 1:50k)

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15893
668
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

The refuse left behind after dredging

Data Dictionary for dredge_tailing_cl: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-d...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50264
Data type Vector linestring
Feature count 111
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Fumarole Points (Topo, 1:50k)

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14927
678
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

A hole in the Earth's crust from which steam and gases are emitted

Data Dictionary for fumarole_pnt: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-f...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50276
Data type Vector point
Feature count 69
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Geo Bore Points (Topo, 1:50k)

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16827
732
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

A hole drilled to tap into a geothermal field; resulting steam and/or pressure is used in the production of electricity, for drying, heating etc.

Data Dictionary for geo_bore_pnt: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-g...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50279
Data type Vector point
Feature count 49
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Golf Course Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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16799
1421
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

An area set aside for playing golf.

Data Dictionary for golf_course_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-g...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50281
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 406
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Gravel Pit Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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14872
933
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

Area used for the extraction of coarse sand and small water-worn or pounded stones, used for paths and roads

Data Dictionary for gravel_pit_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-g...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50283
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 312
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Historic Site Points (Topo, 1:50k)

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15359
1360
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

A place where some historic activity has been conducted, or where some historic object is located.

Data Dictionary for historic_site_pnt: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-h...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50286
Data type Vector point
Feature count 227
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Landfill Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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15762
1155
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

A portion of land on which refuse, solid or semi-solid waste, is dumped and then covered with earth.

Data Dictionary for landfill_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-l...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50294
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 76
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Mine Points (Topo, 1:50k)

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18099
1123
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

An excavation in the Earth for the purpose of extracting minerals.

Data Dictionary for mine_pnt: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-m...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50300
Data type Vector point
Feature count 384
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Mine Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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14368
978
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

An excavation in the Earth for the purpose of extracting minerals.

Data Dictionary for mine_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-m...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50301
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 212
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Moraine Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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15294
769
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

An accumulation of boulders, stones or other debris carried and deposited by a glacier.

Data Dictionary for moraine_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-m...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50303
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 246
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Moraine Wall Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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14715
736
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

An accumulation of boulders, stones or other debris, carried and deposited by the glacier to either side of the glacier, or at its terminal, forming a wall.

Data Dictionary for moraine_wall_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-m...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50304
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 229
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Mud Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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19162
1272
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

An area of wet, soft earthy matter

Data Dictionary for mud_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-m...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50305
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 1991
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Pumice Pit Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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14477
689
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

Area used for the extraction of pumice

Data Dictionary for pumice_pit_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-p...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50312
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 7
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Quarry Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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17191
1366
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

An excavation or pit, usually open to the air, from which building stone or the like is obtained by cutting, blasting etc

Data Dictionary for quarry_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-q...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50314
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 997
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Racetrack Centrelines (Topo, 1:50k)

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10638
921
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

A course laid out for racing

Data Dictionary for racetrack_cl: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-r...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50315
Data type Vector linestring
Feature count 1012
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Racetrack Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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18233
970
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

A course laid out for racing

Data Dictionary for racetrack_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-r...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50316
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 96
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Residential Area Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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20133
3255
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

The group of houses and their sections that together make up a residential area

Data Dictionary for residential_area_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-r...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50325
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 2653
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Rifle Range Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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15186
813
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

An area of land set aside for fire-arms practise

Data Dictionary for rifle_range_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-r...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50326
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 27
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Rock Outcrop Points (Topo, 1:50k)

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20931
1107
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

An isolated rock formation that constitutes a prominent or unusual landmark

Data Dictionary for rock_outcrop_pnt: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-r...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50330
Data type Vector point
Feature count 11386
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Sand Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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17547
1783
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

Sand: crushed rock, shells etc smaller than 2mm in size

Data Dictionary for sand_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-s...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50335
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 5512
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Scree Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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14533
958
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

Mountain slope covered with small stones.

Data Dictionary for scree_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-s...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50338
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 11620
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Shingle Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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20315
1515
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

Crushed rock, shells etc larger than 2mm in size

Data Dictionary for shingle_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-s...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50342
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 26458
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Showground Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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13502
787
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

A public area containing buildings, paddocks etc. for the display of livestock, agricultural produce, machinery, and the like.

Data Dictionary for showground_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-s...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50344
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 15
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Sportsfield Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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18098
982
Updated
09 Sep 2021

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Sep 2021.

A field on which sporting activities are carried out

Data Dictionary for sportsfield_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-s...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50355
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 27
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed