Cadastral Survey Rules 2021

  • Rule 104 table 8 corrected on 5 October 2021 under section 25(1)(j)(iii) of the Legislation Act 2012.
45 Unique parcel identifier

A unique parcel identifier must meet the following requirements:


it must follow the format in table 4:


a number must be a positive integer:


a letter must be upper case:


the parcel identifier must be unique within the CSD, despite the parcel type.

Table 4: Unique parcel identifier format
Parcel tenure typeUnique parcel identifier format
LotA number
SectionA number
Māori BlockA sequence of alternating letters and numbers
Unit as part of a unit title developmentA number, a number followed by a letter, or a letter followed by a number
Common property as part of a unit title developmentNo identifier
Lease or licenceA number, or a number followed by a letter
Right associated with any other non-primary parcel, including a movable marginal strip or an esplanade stripA letter, or a letter followed by another letter

Compare: SR 2010/492 r 5.5.4