about us


Plateau Surveyors Ltd was founded in 1982 by Grant Pope and since its inception has played a significant role in land development in Ohakune, Taihape, National Park and the wider Central Plateau area.

Plateau Surveyors Ltd is the Central Plateau’s rural and urban subdivision specialist. We are reliable, efficient, precise, highly qualified and experienced.

We are well equipped with the latest measuring equipment and computer programs, and undertake all forms of land surveying, resource management, urban design and land development engineering.

Grant Pope has lived, worked and been involved in the local community for over 30 years and, along with the rest of the local team, has accumulated a vast amount of knowledge about the district and how it functions.  This mix of local knowledge and our professional approach means we are able to serve our clients efficiently and effectively.  We have fostered close working relationships with the Rangitikei and Ruapehu District Councils and the Horizons Regional Council.  We have also developed good working relationships with  local Iwi including Ngati Rangi, the Department of Conservation and Fish & Game.

Why Choose Us

We use the best technology

We operate modern survey equipment and software including Leica Robotic Total Station and Trimble GPS equipment.

We are well equipped for any terrain

We are well set up for large scale rural surveying with four wheel drive vehicles and a farm quad bike.

We are client focused

Plateau Surveyors Ltd has a genuine interest in helping our clients to achieve their goals within the framework of sustainable growth.

We are local

We have a wealth of knowledge about the land in the district and the opportunities for development.

meet our team