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    98% of full repairs completed, or underway, for the 68,500 homes in the Canterbury Home Repair Programme

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    99% As at 8 May 2015 EQC has resolved 99% of the 12,270 Cook Strait earthquake claims and paid out over $30 million.

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    $4 a week Gives EQC’s customers natural disaster insurance of up to $100,000 for their home and up to $20,000 for their contents. Customers are also covered for land damage.

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    97% As at 8 May 2015 EQC has resolved over 97% of the 5,243 claims from the Eketahuna earthquake and has made payments of $9 million

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    20,498 Since 1 July 2013, EQC has received 20,498 claims nationally for natural disaster damage.

Canterbury Home Repair Programme

More progress updates
  • 2,631Full repairs to do or underway
  • 66627Completed home repairs as at 15 May 2015

Things to do in a Natural Disaster

If your home has been damaged in a natural disaster, there are some things to do straight away.

Landslide information

Read more here

Information on what EQC Covers

Quake safe your home 

Undertaking some simple earthquake preparedness measures can save lives. Read more

WCC Quake Check website

EQC estimators examine the damaged piles of a house.

EQC insurance

Read about EQC’s natural disaster insurance: EQCover.

Learn more

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