Re-use of this data could be in a variety of maps, web sites, printed material and applications. All data unless specifically stated is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 New Zealand License
You MUST attribute the data back to its original creator and have this license associated with the data at all times and displayed on any maps, web sites, applications or printed material using this data.
Canterbury Maps is excited to offer this Open Data Site, intended to easily provide data publically while we continue to build and curate our data to make it as useful to our users as possible.
Using This Site
Use the search bar at the top of the page to find data relating to topics of interest. As you browse through the different data, the extent of each will be displayed on the map. Once you find what you are looking for, select the data to be able to view the data and get options for download.
Downloading Data from this Portal
Data is offered for download in several ways. First the data can be downloaded as shapefiles or KML for GIS applications, and CSV for tables and spreadsheets. Additionally, by using the API link, data from this site can be embedded in other applications with the feature service link or GeoJson.
Other methods for downloading data
This can be achieved by using three methods more info from here
 via WFS Map service located on this esri map service http://gis.ecan.govt.nz/arcgis/rest/services/Data/Data/MapServer
 Canterbury Maps Data Service here
 via an esri feature service on the various services available on our public service http://gis.ecan.govt.nz/arcgis/rest/services
352 Datasets Available
(as of 19th October 2016)