“Public sector land administration, disposal and legalisation is a specialist area of expertise. As LINZ Accredited Suppliers our property advisors are backed by the specialist knowledge and experience required to get results while ensuring best practice regulatory and statutory compliance is maintained.”


APL is a nationally recognised LINZ Accredited Supplier of Crown property services and provides advice and services to Central and Local Government clients across New Zealand. We have experience with the administration and disposal of property under the Public Works Act 1981, Land Act 1948, Reserves Act 1977 and Local Government Act 1974 among others.

We provide land status reports establishing and interpreting land tenure, acquisition history, trusts, endowments and mineral ownership. 

Our services include the stopping of roads pursuant to both the Local Government Act 1974 and Public Works Act 1981 on behalf of Local Authorities. We are able to project manage road stopping; including drafting of council papers, arranging agreements, surveys, valuations and applying all legislative requirements.

We have a great depth of experience and expertise investigating and applying offer back provisions under section 40 of the Public Works Act 1981.


We provide services to Central and Local Government clients across New Zealand including State Owned Enterprises, energy companies and District Health Boards. We are a disposal contractor to Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) disposing of Crown land and other surplus Government property across New Zealand.

Our land and minerals status reports are relied on by both public and private sector clients.


For further information regarding our services please contact:

Jeff Reidy, jeff.reidy@aplproperty.co.nz, Ph: +64 3 442 7133


  • Land and minerals status reports
  • Disposal of public land
  • Section 40 offer back investigations and reports
  • Road legalisation