This page has information for anyone interested in subdividing a property in the Tasman District.  Subdivision means to divide land or buildings into separate parts each with a separate certificate of title.  But subdivision also means to adjust the boundaries of any title, or even to amalgamate two titles into one larger title.

Subdividing Your Property

Read information about the process for subdividing your property and the rules that govern subdivision.

Types of Subdivisions

Find out about some different types of property subdivision.

Consent Notices

Find out about consent notices in relation to subdividing a property. What they are and what they mean for property owners.


Find out what a right-of-way is, and whether creating one requires Tasman District Council approval.

Related Links

If you are not familiar with any of the terms used in this section see our glossary:

A subdivision consent is a type of resource consent so you should read the pages about resource consents too:

Council standards and policies for the design, construction, management and maintenance of infrastructure assets are available for download. New Zealand Vertical Datum 2016 was adopted 1 July 2017.

Subdivision of land that creates new titles will be charged development contributions.