Department of Lands and Survey, Head Office   (AADS)
1891 - 1987


GENERAL


The Department of Lands and Survey was the government's major agency in the administration and management of Crown land and its survey and mapping requirements.


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Location : Wellington


Mandates

CREATED BY
  • Land Act 1892
ABOLISHED BY
  • Survey Act 1986
RELEVANT LEGISLATION
  • Land Act 1948
  • Land Settlement Promotion Act 1952
  • National Parks Act 1980
  • New Zealand Walkways Act 1975
  • Reserves Act 1977
  • Surveyors Act 1966
Archives NZ description type : Agency (see more about description types)
Version Number: 3
Date Approved: 04/02/2015