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EQC claim information following March 2017 floods

13 March 2017

If you have been affected by the flooding … make sure your house is safe and weather-tight.


Kaikoura Land Tests

03 March 2017

The Earthquake Commission has commissioned two drilling rigs to undertake investigations and collect soil samples in the area of Lyell Creek for two days next week. 


Kaikoura claims lodgement period ends

15 February 2017

The Earthquake Commission has received 26,875 claims. The final number is expected to increase.


EQC announces new CE appointment

07 February 2017

Sid Miller appointed as Chief Executive of the Earthquake Commission with effect from 13 February, 2017.


Letter to the Dominion Post editor

01 February 2017

Editor A recent op-ed, which suggested that the agreement between EQC and insurance companies for those affected by the November 2016 Kaikoura earthquakes causes uncertainty, is wrong. 


Still time to lodge EQC claims for Kaikoura quake event

13 January 2017

The Earthquake Commission is reminding customers that they still have time to lodge a claim.


EQC land assessments underway

12 January 2017

The Earthquake Commission’s assessments of claims for customers


EQC supports Auckland students to attend world earthquake engineering conference

EQC supports Auckland students to attend world earthquake conference

21 December 2016

Five Auckland University earthquake engineering students are amongst a group of


EQC warns of scam callers around Kaikoura and Marlborough areas

15 December 2016

The Earthquake Commission is warning residents in the Kaikoura and Marlborough areas to be aware


Simpler process for settling Kaikoura Earthquake claims

13 December 2016

An agreement between private insurers and the Earthquake Commission (EQC) will simplify


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