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This website contains information obtained from within the New Zealand Earthquake Commission (EQC) and from sources commissioned by EQC, and is subject to change without notice.

EQC endeavours to the best of its ability and knowledge to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and current. However, we cannot accept any liability for the accuracy or content of material on this website.

This website gives you an overview, in plain language, of EQC entitlements and claims processes. However, EQC is required to apply and act in accordance with the detailed provisions of the Earthquake Commission Act 1993 when settling all claims. In the case of conflict between the information on this website and the provisions of the Earthquake Commission Act, the provisions of the Act will prevail.

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EQC does not accept any liability for the accuracy of content or information on this website that belongs to third parties; nor for the accuracy of content of any third party website that you may access via a hyperlink on this site.

Links to other websites should not be taken as endorsement of those sites or products offered on those sites. This includes websites that may host EQC content (eg, videos on YouTube). EQC has no control over, and does not endorse, advertising, related material, or other content you may view on such sites while accessing our content.

When visiting other websites, please refer to the conditions of use and copyright policies of those sites.

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You are welcome to create a hyperlink from another website to this one. However, the link must not be presented on your website in any context that implies that this website has an association with your site, or endorses your site or product.

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