Rural addresses are changing. 'Major names' are being added to resolve a non-uniqueness issue where remove duplication where the same address and suburb name exist in separate parts of the country.
The number of addresses containing macrons continues to increase as a result of place name spelling corrections.
The AddressFinder service is being used by essential service providers to quickly capture address and location information
We know there are a lot of these updates going around at the moment, and we are reluctant to add to the volume. But, it’s important for our customers to know that we are prepared and have a plan for operating though this event.
As of July 16th 2018, Google’s big changes to the pricing for their Map, Route and Place related API services came into effect.
The new version of the NZ Post PAF was released this week and has already been incorporated into the AddressFinder database.
As you will know, we complete our database updates quarterly, in line with data releases from LINZ and NZ Post.
AddressFinder are a Ruby on Rails team. We’ve been heading to Australia for Ruby Conferences so we’re excited to have Kiwi Ruby in New Zealand!