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Government announces reforms to EQC Act

26 June 2017

The Government has announced key design changes to the EQC Act. 


Kaikoura earthquake update

21 June 2017

EQC and private insurers are making good progress on settling customer claims.


Still time to lodge EQC claims for land damage following April floods

19 June 2017

Customers with land damage from April floods still have time to lodge a claim.


Homeowners, are your foundations earthquake-ready?

02 June 2017

Checking your foundations are properly secured will help minimise any movement...


Flood media release teaser

Still time to lodge EQC claims for Auckland-Coromandel flood event

02 June 2017

Customers whose land suffered damage from landslips or flooding still have time to lodge a claim.


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Budget Announcement: EQC levy to increase

25 May 2017

Changes to Earthquake Commission levy from 1 November.


EQC calls for applicants for the 2018 Biennial grants programme

21 April 2017

The work that is carried out by researchers across the country informs greater community preparedness...


Investigating a safe and cost-effective hybrid wall solution for future builds

10 April 2017

The testing was carried out at one of the world’s largest shake table facilities in Shanghai...


Achieving results for February 2016 earthquake customers

07 April 2017

Ms Lapin says that the customer feedback and level of satisfaction has been very positive.


New research examines little known Hauraki seismic zone

07 April 2017

Dr Jennifer Eccles is leading an international team of researchers who are focused on understanding the dynamics of this slow moving seismic structure...


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