Special purpose plans

The majority of new deposited plans define (or redefine) the boundaries of standard surface parcels of land. However, some developments are more complex as to the boundaries of the new lots.

To ensure clarity, these deposited plans may have extra requirements.

Plans affecting land below the MHWM various government agencies or authorities prepare deposited plans that constitute part(s) of the Pacific Ocean and its bays and estuaries.


Road and rail tunnel developments these plans define tunnels that pass beneath large numbers of surface parcels.


Irrigation area plans (canal and drainage reserves) define areas standing in the name of various State owned irrigation corporations.