Advocacy Projects

The Institute of Cadastral Surveying (Inc) initiates projects related to cadastral surveying mattersfrom time to time. These projects are
formulated over time and distributed amongst members for discussion and comment. As one of the Institute's main objectives is to "make
representations on cadastral surveying matters in the best interests of the public and members", the project documents are available as follows:

Contents:

Rules for Cadastral Survey (2018)
Consultation on Legislation
Interactions with LINZ
Good Survey Practice
Advanced Survey and Titles System (ASaTS)
Cadastral Surveyors Certification


Project: Rules for Cadastral Survey 2018

Author: Bruce Speirs
Date: April 2016

Documents:

ICS Project: Rules for Cadastral Survey (2018) Version
Updated
Link
Rules for Cadastral Survey 2018 - Consultation Stage 2 Part 1 - ICS Response - August 2018 Download
Rules for Cadastral Survey 2018 - Working Group TOR Review - LINZ Response
-
December 2017
Download
Rules for Cadastral Survey 2018 - Working Group TOR Review - ICS Comments -
December 2017
Download
Rules for Cadastral Survey 2018 - Working Group Draft Terms of Reference Review Request -
November 2017
Download
Rules for Cadastral Survey 2018- Submission on LINZ 'Issues and Opportunities Paper' - October 2017 Download
Rules for Cadastral Survey 2018- Project Outline 1.0 August 2017 Download
Rules for Cadastral Survey 2018 - Proposed Rules 2.0 August 2017 Download
Rules for Cadastral Survey 2018 - Related Information 1.0 August 2017 Download
Rules for Cadastral Survey 2018 - Standards for Integrating Cadastral Surveys into the Cadastre 1.0 August 2017 Download


Project: Consultation on Legislation

Author: Pat Sole
Date: Ongoing

Documents:

ICS Project: Consultation on Legislation
Version
Updated
Link
Land Transfer Act 2017 - Submission on Secondary Legislation Consultation Document - Apr 2018 Download
Land Transfer Act 2017 - Submission on Title Fees Consultation Document
-
Apr 2018
Download


Project: Interactions with LINZ

Author: Pat Sole/Brent George
Date: Ongoing

Documents:

Interactions with LINZ
Version
Updated
Link
Response from LINZ Principle Cadastral Surveyor Regarding Plan Approval Delays - Aug 2018 Download
Letter to LINZ Principle Cadastral Surveyor Regarding Plan Approval Delays - Aug 2018 Download
Response from the Deputy Chief Executive of LINZ Regarding the Review of Survey Fees - Jan 2018 Download
Letter to the Chief Executive of LINZ Regarding the Review of Survey Fees - Jan 2018 Download
Letter to the Surveyor General Regarding Boundary Conflict Surveys - Dec 2017 Download
LINZ Response Regarding Boundary Conflict Surveys
- Dec 2017 Download
Letter to the Minister of Land Information and LINZ CEO Regarding SO Redefinitions - Dec 2017 Download
Response from Deputy Surveyor General Regarding SO Redefiinitions - May 2018 Download
Letter to Surveyor General Regarding SO Redefinitions - May 2018 Download
Response from Surveyor General Regarding SO Redefinitions - May 2018 Download
Letter from Registrar-General of Land Regarding Implementation of LT Act 2017 - May 2018 Download
Response to Registrar-General of Land Regarding Implementation of LT Act 2017 - May 2018 Download


Project: Good Survey Practice

Author: Bruce Speirs
Date: July 2018

Documents:

ICS Project: Good Survey Practice
Version
Updated
Link
ICS Good Survey Practice Document
2.0 Aug 2018 Download


Project: Advanced Survey and Titles System (ASaTS)

Author: Alex Liggett/Brent George
Date: Ongoing

Documents:

ICS Project: Advanced Survey and Titles Systems (ASaTS)
Version
Updated
Link
ICS Workshop Feedback to LINZ/NZIS Stakeholder Representative Nick Stillwell - Aug 2018 Download
Letter to Minister of Finance in Support of NZIS Representation Regarding ASaTS - Jul 2017 Download
Summary of Responses to ICS ASaTS Online Survey June-July 2017 - Aug 2017 Download
Summary of LINZ ICS Briefing (24 February 2017)
- April 2017 Forum Post
LINZ - ICS Briefing (24 February 2017) - April 2017 Download
LINZ - ICS Briefing (17 April 2014) - April 2014 Download
Link to LINZ Project Site - Advancing LINZ's survey and title services
- including: Cabinet paper (Indicative Business Case)
-
Nov 2013
Download


Project: Cadastral Surveyors Certification

Author: Institute of Cadastral Surveying
Date: February 2012 - February 2014

Documents:
ICS Project: Cadastral Surveyors Certification Version
Updated
Link
ICS Submission for Declaratory Judgement
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Feb 2012
Download
Transcript of Hearing
-
Mar 2012
Download
Decision of Justice Chisholm
-
June 2012
Download
CSD Project Paper (ICS)
1.0
Aug 2013
Download
CSD Diagram (ICS)
1.3
Aug 2013
Download
ICS Advice Regarding Certification
1.0
Feb 2014
Download

See also:
CSD Structure diagram