Data Glossary


Common name Definition Source
Business name 1. A business name is the name a business is known by. It might be the business owner’s own personal name, or it might be something entirely different and unique to the business.
2. The name by which people know your business. Different from your dba–which is the legal name you register for your business, this is the name you’d use to advertise and sell your products and services.
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NZBN 1. A New Zealand Business Number (NZBN) is a globally unique identifier, available to all Kiwi businesses.
2. A New Zealand Business Number (NZBN) is a globally unique 13-digit identifier that is available to all NZ businesses free of charge.
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Cadastral Parcel 1. A parcel most often refers to a piece of land (also known as a lot or a section)
2. Map or survey showing the extent, value, and ownership of land.
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Cadastral Boundary Part of the outline of a cadastral parcel. One cadastral boundary may be shared by two neighbouring cadastral parcels. View
Feature Name Name used to identify the feature. View