List of LINZ layers and notes
From OpenStreetMap Wiki
This is the current list of LINZ layers. We are working through the Chatham Island(s) layers first to map LINZ layers to OSM tags.
 See the LINZ data dictionary for official details on each one.
 Click the 'x' to check the import status.
Name  Entity  Geometry Type  Chathams  Mainland  Notes 

airport_pnt  Airport  Point  
airport_poly  Airport  Polygon  x  x  
beacon_pnt  Beacon  Point  x  x  
bivouac_pnt  Bivouac  Point  x  
blowhole_pnt  Blowhole  Point  x  
boatramp_cl  Boatramp  Linestring  x  x  Script req'd 
bog_poly  Wetland  Polygon  
boom_cl  Breakwater  Linestring  x  
breakwtr_cl  Breakwater  Linestring  x  x  
bridge_cl  Bridge  Linestring  x  x  
building_pnt  Building  Point  x  x  
building_poly  Building  Polygon  x  x  
buoy_pnt  Buoy  Point  x  
cad_road_cl  Road  Linestring  
canal_cl  Watercourse  Linestring  x  
canal_poly  Watercourse  Polygon  x  
cattlstp_pnt  Gate  Point  x  x  
cave_pnt  Cave  Point  x  
cblwy_ind_cl  Cableway  Linestring  x  
cblwy_peo_cl  Cableway  Linestring  x  
cemetery_pnt  Cemetery  Point  x  x  
cemetery_poly  Cemetery  Polygon  x  x  
chimney_pnt  Chimney  Point  x  
cliff_edge  Cliff  Linestring  x  x  
coastline  Shoreline  Linestring  x  
contour  Ground surface  Linestring  x  
crevasse_cl  Crevasse  Linestring  
cutting_edge  Cutting  Linestring  x  
dam_cl  Dam  Linestring  x  x  
depform_edge  Basin  Linestring  
descrip_text  Text  Point  x  x  
distice_poly  Icefield  Polygon  
drain_cl  Watercourse  Linestring  x  x  
dredge_pnt  Dredge  Point  x  
dredg_tl_cl  Dumping ground  Linestring  x  
dry_dock_poly  Dry dock  Polygon  x  
embankmnt_cl  Embankment  Linestring  x  
exotic_poly  Woodland  Polygon  x  x  
fastice_poly  Icefield  Polygon  
fence_cl  Fence  Linestring  x  x  
ferry_cr_cl  Lane  Linestring  x  
fish_fm_poly  Aquaculture area  Polygon  x  
flare_pnt  Chimney  Point  x  
floodgte_pnt  Gate  Point  x  
flume_cl  Watercourse  Linestring  x  
flume_pnt  Watercourse  Point  x  
ford_pnt  Ford  Point  x  x  
fumarole_pnt  Fumarole  Point  x  
gas_val_pnt  Transmission line  Point  x  
gate_pnt  Gate  Point  x  x  
geo_bore_pnt  Well  Point  x  
geo_name  Text  Point  x  x  
gl_lake_poly  Lake  Polygon  
golf_crs_poly  Golf course  Polygon  x  x  
grave_pnt  Grave site  Point  x  x  
grav_pit_poly  Mine  Polygon  x  
height_pnt  Spot height  Point  x  x  
helipad_pnt  Helipad  Point  x  
hist_ste_pnt  Historical site  Point  x  
iceberg_poly  Iceberg  Polygon  
ice_clf_edge  Cliff  Linestring  
ice_poly  Icefield  Polygon  x  
ice_shelf_poly  Icefield  Polygon  
ice_strm_cl  Watercourse  Linestring  
island_poly  Island  Polygon  x  x  
kiln_pnt  Kiln  Point  x  
ladder_cl  Ladder  Linestring  x  
ladder_pnt  Ladder  Point  x  
lagoon_poly  Lagoon  Polygon  x  x  
lake_poly  Lake  Polygon  x  x  
landfill_poly  Dumping ground  Polygon  x  
mangrove_poly  Wetland  Polygon  x  
mari_complex_poly  Woodland  Polygon  
marne_fm_cl  Aquaculture area  Linestring  x  
marne_fm_poly  Aquaculture area  Polygon  x  
mast_pnt  Tower  Point  x  x  
melt_strm_cl  Meltstrm  Linestring  
mine_pnt  Mine  Point  x  
mine_poly  Mine  Polygon  x  
mixed_scrub_poly  Woodland  Polygon  
monument_pnt  Monument  Point  x  x  
moraine_poly  Ground  Polygon  x  
moran_wl_poly  Ground  Polygon  x  
mud_poly  Ground  Polygon  x  x  
named_feat  Text  Point  
native_poly  Woodland  Polygon  x  x  
orchard_poly  Cropland  Polygon  x  
pa_pnt  Historical site  Point  x  
pipeline_cl  Transmission line  Linestring  x  
plantatn_poly  Cropland  Polygon  
pond_poly  Lake  Polygon  x  
powerline_cl  Transmission line  Linestring  x  x  
pumce_pt_poly  Mine  Polygon  x  
pylon_pnt  Tower  Point  x  
quarry_poly  Mine  Polygon  x  x  
racetrk_cl  Racetrack  Linestring  x  x  
racetrk_pnt  Racetrack  Point  
racetrk_poly  Racetrack  Polygon  x  
radar_dm_pnt  Radar dome  Point  x  
railway_cl  Railway  Linestring  x  
rail_stn_pnt  Building  Point  x  
rapid_cl  Rapids  Linestring  x  
rapid_poly  Rapids  Polygon  x  
redoubt_pnt  Historical site  Point  x  
reef_poly  Reef  Polygon  x  x  
reservr_poly  Tank  Polygon  x  
res_area_poly  Place  Polygon  x  
rifle_rg_poly  Restricted area  Polygon  x  
river_cl  Watercourse  Linestring  x  x  
river_poly  Watercourse  Polygon  x  x  
road_cl  Road  Linestring  x  x  
rock_out_pnt  Pinnacle  Point  x  
rock_pnt  Shore  Point  x  x  
rock_poly  Shore  Polygon  x  x  
rr_crossing_pnt  Intersection  Point  
runway_poly  Runway  Polygon  x  x  
saddle_pnt  Gap  Point  x  
sand_poly  Ground  Polygon  x  x  
sat_stn_pnt  Antenna  Point  x  x  
scatscrb_poly  Woodland  Polygon  x  x  
scree_poly  Talus  Polygon  x  
scrub_poly  Woodland  Polygon  x  x  
shaft_pnt  Shaft  Point  x  
shelt_blt_cl  Shelterbelt  Linestring  x  x  
shingle_poly  Ground  Polygon  x  x  
shoal_poly  Bar  Polygon  x  
showgrd_poly  Show ground  Polygon  x  
sinkhole_pnt  Sinkhole  Point  x  
siphon_pnt  Siphon  Point  x  
siphon_poly  Siphon  Polygon  x  
ski_lift_cl  Cableway  Linestring  x  
ski_tow_cl  Cableway  Linestring  x  
slipway_cl  Boatramp  Linestring  x  
slip_edge  Ground surface  Linestring  x  

Snowfield  Polygon  x  Duplicate of ice_poly  
soakhole_pnt  Soakhole  Point  x  x  
spillwy_edge  Spillway  Linestring  x  Script req'd  
spring_pnt  Spring  Point  x  
sprtfld_poly  Sports field  Polygon  x  
stockyard_pnt  Stockyard  Point  x  x  
swamp_pnt  Wetland  Point  x  x  
swamp_poly  Wetland  Polygon  x  x  
tank_pnt  Tank  Point  x  x  
tank_poly  Tank  Polygon  x  
telephn_cl  Transmission line  Linestring  x  
tower_pnt  Tower  Point  x  
track_cl  Road  Linestring  x  x  
tree_pnt  Tree  Point  x  x  
trig_pnt  Control point  Point  
tundra_poly  Woodland  Polygon  
tunnel_cl  Tunnel  Linestring  x  
tussock_poly  Woodland  Polygon  
version_poly  Polygon  
vineyard_poly  Cropland  Polygon  x  
walkwire_cl  Bridge  Linestring  x  
waterfal_cl  Waterfall  Linestring  x  
waterfal_edg  Waterfall  Linestring  x  
waterfal_pnt  Waterfall  Point  x  
waterfal_poly  Waterfall  Polygon  x  
water_r_cl  Watercourse  Linestring  x  
weir_cl  Dam  Linestring  x  
well_pnt  Well  Point  x  
wharf_cl  Wharf  Linestring  x  x  
wharf_edge  Wharf  Linestring  x  
windmill_pnt  Windmill  Point  x  
wreck_pnt  Wreck  Point  x  x 