Data on administrative units or areas defined for the purpose of administration by a (local) government. See our methodology section for more information.
The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 3
KML, SHP, WFS
|Downloadable at once||Yes|
|Available free of charge||Yes|
|In an open and machine-readable format||KML, SHP, WFS|
|findable_steps||Search on data.govt.nz for 'boundaries', then follow first result to http://www.stats.govt.nz/browse_for_stats/Maps_and_geography/Geographic-areas/digital-boundary-files.aspx#annual|
|Collected by government||Yes|
|collector_name||Statistics New Zealand|
|characteristics||Boundary level 1, Boundary level 2, Coordinates (latitude, longitude), Name of poligone (department, region, city), Borders of poligone|
|location||http://www.stats.govt.nz/browse_for_stats/Maps_and_geog - Statistics NZ Geographic boundary files, https://datafinder.stats.govt.nz/layer/8405-regional-co - Statistics NZ Data Service Regional Council 2016 Generalised Version, https://datafinder.stats.govt.nz/layer/8406-ward-2016-g - Statistics NZ Data Service Ward 2016 Generalised Version||Specifically annual boundary files. Statistics have recently added the Statistics NZ Data Service (similar to LINZ and MfE data service portals).|
I've assumed Boundary level 1 is Regional Council, and level 2 is Ward
All characteristics are matched for the dataset available online. Your submission is valid. Thank you very much for contributing to the Global Open Data Index.