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Wellington City Building Footprints

Wellington City Council
  • Added 21 Jun 2010
  • Updated 21 Dec 2015

Polygons representing building rooftop outlines for urban Wellington including Makara Beach and Makara Village. Each building has an associated elevation above MSL (Wellington 1953). The rooftop elevation does not include above roof structures such as aerials or chimneys. Captured in 1996 and updated in 1998, 1999, 2002, 2006, 2009, 2011 and 2012 in conjunction with aerial photography refly projects. Reprocessed 2015 to split merged polygons


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CategoryCadastral & Property
Tagsbuilding, outline, Wellington, WCC, Wellington City Council, footprint, New Zealand, structure
RegionsWellington City
MetadataDublin Core

Technical Details

Layer ID 1474
Collection date 31 Dec 1996 to 1 May 2012.
Data type Vector multipolygon
Feature count 96001
Attributes INSIDE_Y, INSIDE_X, Drop_Shadow, Excep_code, Status, Building_Spatial_ID, Base_Elevation, Approximate_Height, Last_Edit_Date, Building_Coordinate_ID
Services Vector Query API, Atom Feed


Added 21 Jun 2010
Last updated 21 Dec 2015
Revisions 5 - Browse all revisions
Current revision Imported on Dec. 21, 2015 from Esri JSON in NZGD2000 / New Zealand Transverse Mercator 2000.
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