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Order a Land Information Memorandum (LIM)

Tono Kōrero Tuhinga ā-Whenua (LIM)

​What's in a LIM

A LIM report is a summary of information that we hold on a property.

It may include information about:

  • potential erosion, subsidence or slippage, flooding of any type and possible presence of hazardous substances
  • private and public stormwater and sewerage drains
  • rates, including any overdue rates
  • building, plumbing/drainage, and resource planning consents (including notice, order or requisition affecting the land or any building)
  • special conditions including NZ Historic Places Trust listings
  • any information which has been notified to the council by any statutory organisation in terms of any other act
  • network utility in relation to the Building Act 1991 or 2004.

​LIM fees and timeframes

Read fee table.
Standard LIM - Up to 10 working days (does not include delivery)$293.40
Urgent LIM - Up to 3 working days (does not include delivery)$395
​Courier fees are charged at cost.
Read fee table.
Courier service estimateFee
Auckland region, overnight$5
Auckland region, same day$10
North Island, overnight$10
South Island, 2-3 days$15
South Island, overnight$30

How to order a LIM


 In person

You can order a LIM by taking a completed LIM application form into one of our service centres.

 By post

 Send your completed application form to:

Auckland Council
Private Bag 92300
Auckland 1142
New Zealand

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