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    89%

    89% So far EQC has resolved 89% of the 12,237 Cook Strait earthquake claims and paid out over $27 million.

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    $4

    $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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    77%

    77% EQC has resolved over 77% of the 5,000 claims from the Eketahuna earthquake and has made payments of $7 million to date

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    20,498

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

Canterbury Home Repair Programme

More progress updates
  • 6,563Full repairs to do or underway
  • 62710Completed home repairs as at 14 November 2014

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.

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