Introduction to repairing and rebuilding houses affected by the Canterbury earthquakes - Part B: Technical Information
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- Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment
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- Section 175 guidance
This section focuses on insurance principles and requirements of the Earthquake Commission Act 1993 (EQC Act) for damage to residential buildings arising from the Canterbury earthquakes or aftershocks. This is a summary only and in the event of difference, the EQC Act will prevail. Refer to www.eqc.govt.nz for full details of the scope of EQC cover. Further information on claims to EQC arising from land damage or claims for damage to personal property can also be found at: www.eqc.govt.nz.