Apply for a land information memorandum (LIM) from the Christchurch City Council.

A land information memorandum (LIM) is a document issued (at your request and on payment of a fee) by a territorial authority such as the Christchurch City Council. Anyone may apply for a LIM which contains information on any land within the territorial authority district. 

You can monitor the progress of your LIM [PDF, 99 KB]. For further information or enquiries about filling in this form, please phone (03) 941 8999.

This application is for a:

Our standard LIMs can take up to 10 working days to process.

Our 'fast track' LIMs are processed within 5 working days or less and incur a higher fee(external link) than a standard LIM application. 

If you have a pre-existing standard LIM application in progress and now want to change this to a Fast Track LIM please submit the details on our online Cancel or upgrade a LIM application form.

Applicant details
The property

You can find these legal descriptions in a rates search(external link) if you search for the property. Alternatively visit Land Information NZ(external link) for land title information.

Property use