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Overseas Investor Associate Fined For Not Seeking Consent To Buy Sensitive Land

Thursday, 22 July 2021, 1:58 pm | Land Information NZ

The Auckland High Court has ordered Clevedon Kawakawa Road Limited (CKRL) to pay $160,000 in penalties and $15,000 in costs for not seeking approval for a sensitive land purchase it made on behalf of an overseas investor. This is the first time the ... More >>

New Zealand First Government To Sign Global Seabed Mapping Project

Wednesday, 21 July 2021, 4:43 pm | Land Information NZ

Joint press release by Land Information New Zealand, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Ltd (NIWA) and GNS Science. Today New Zealand signed up to a global seabed mapping project, to map the world’s entire ocean floor by 2030. ... More >>

Significant Submissions On Glenaray Station Tenure Review

Monday, 15 June 2020, 1:46 pm | Land Information NZ

Most submissions regarding the tenure review of New Zealand’s largest high country pastoral lease, Glenaray Station, support 38,000 hectares becoming conservation land, but want increased public access and protection of inherent values. The 62,000 hectare ... More >>

NZGB announces decisions on 681 place names

Thursday, 19 December 2019, 3:13 pm | Land Information NZ

The New Zealand Geographic Board Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa (NZGB) has notified 681 place names, including 650 in New Zealand’s area of interest in Antarctica. More >>

Forestry investor gets formal warning

Wednesday, 18 December 2019, 11:40 am | Land Information NZ

The Overseas Investment Office (OIO) has issued a formal warning to forestry investor Roger Dickie for breaking the overseas investment rules. More >>

Property developers fined for failing to get OIO consent

Monday, 16 December 2019, 11:48 am | Land Information NZ

The owners of a Birkenhead property have been ordered to pay a total penalty of $123,000 for failing to get consent from the Overseas Investment Office (OIO). More >>

NZGB consults on place name proposals

Wednesday, 20 November 2019, 2:05 pm | Land Information NZ

The New Zealand Geographic Board Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa (NZGB) is inviting submissions on proposals for these place names on Banks Peninsula: More >>

Submissions open for Glenaray Station tenure review

Monday, 11 November 2019, 12:05 pm | Land Information NZ

Submissions are now open for the public to have their say on the tenure review of New Zealand’s largest high country pastoral lease, Glenaray Station. More >>

Lake Dunstan campsites ready for summer

Friday, 8 November 2019, 10:22 am | Land Information NZ

Lake Dunstan campsites will have additional toilets and increased rubbish removal to cope with the influx of campers this summer. More >>

OIO reaches settlement after investigating JBS Australia

Friday, 25 October 2019, 10:07 am | Land Information NZ

The Overseas Investment Office (OIO) has settled an investigation into JBS Australia’s links to Brazilian corruption allegations. More >>

Tonga receives high-tech data from NZ underwater survey

Thursday, 10 October 2019, 11:36 am | Land Information NZ

The New Zealand High Commissioner in Tonga HE Ms Tiffany Babington has today delivered a massive thirty thousand gigabytes of data featuring never-before-seen images of the undersea world around Tonga to the Tongan Government. More >>

Bill Sutton House restoration underway

Monday, 7 October 2019, 12:20 pm | Land Information NZ

Work is underway to adapt the former home of acclaimed New Zealand artist Bill Sutton into a house museum and community centre. More >>

Manawatū-Whanganui Region spelling corrected

Monday, 23 September 2019, 11:11 am | Land Information NZ

The change also means the regional council will be known as the Manawatū-Whanganui Regional Council. Horizons Regional Council is the trading name for the council. More >>

OIO approves 67 applications to buy homes in last quarter

Tuesday, 30 July 2019, 4:30 pm | Land Information NZ

The Overseas Investment Office (OIO) approved during the three months from April to June 67 applications from overseas people entitled to buy homes to live in. More >>

Yili approved to buy Westland Co-operative Dairy

Tuesday, 16 July 2019, 2:20 pm | Land Information NZ

The Overseas Investment Office (OIO) has approved a subsidiary of Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group Company to buy Westland Co-operative Dairy Company. The investment needed OIO consent because Yili is buying sensitive land (4.8 hectares of residential ... More >>

Illegal purchase of Auckland properties

Friday, 5 July 2019, 3:37 pm | Land Information NZ

The High Court yesterday ordered the overseas owners of two rural properties at Warkworth, north of Auckland, to pay $2.95 million to the Crown after an Overseas Investment Office (OIO) investigation found they were bought without consent. More >>

824 Māori place names made official

Tuesday, 25 June 2019, 11:07 am | Land Information NZ

The New Zealand Geographic Board Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa (NZGB) has made 824 Māori place names official. More >>

Summary of submissions on Crown pastoral land published

Wednesday, 12 June 2019, 2:33 pm | Land Information NZ

The summary of submissions following consultation on improving the Crown’s management of its pastoral land in the South Island high county has been published today by Land Information New Zealand. More >>

Rabbit numbers in red zone require pest control

Tuesday, 21 May 2019, 11:02 am | Land Information NZ

Land Information New Zealand will release calicivirus K5 in some areas of the Residential Red Zone to manage a significant increase in rabbit numbers. More >>

OIO approves 100 overseas people to buy homes

Thursday, 9 May 2019, 2:04 pm | Land Information NZ

The Overseas Investment Office (OIO) approved 103 applications by overseas people entitled to buy homes to live in during the first six months of new rules. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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