Resolving Canterbury earthquakes insurance claims

The Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Tribunal

The Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Tribunal opened on 10 June 2019. The Tribunal  provides Canterbury homeowners with a fair, speedy, flexible and cost-effective way to resolve their long-standing insurance claims relating to the 2010 and 2011 Canterbury earthquakes.

Visit the Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Tribunal website.

The Bill’s progress through Parliament

 The Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Tribunal Act was passed on 31 May 2019.

Follow the progress of the Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Tribunal Bill on the New Zealand Parliament website(external link)

Read the Supplementary Order Papers(external link)

Read about how a bill becomes law on the New Zealand Parliament website(external link)

Related documents

Cabinet Paper: 
Establishment of Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Tribunal [PDF, 257 KB]

Cabinet Paper: 
Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Tribunal Bill: Approval for Introduction [PDF, 462 KB]

Briefing: 
Options for resolving remaining Canterbury earthquakes insurance disputes [PDF, 384 KB]

Aide-Memoire: 
Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Disputes [PDF, 196 KB]

Briefing: 
Establishment of Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Tribunal [PDF, 412 KB]

Aide-Memoire: 
Regulatory Impact Statement on the Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Tribunal [PDF, 296 KB]

Aide-Memoire: 
Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Tribunal [PDF, 300 KB]

Briefing: 
Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Tribunal - Further Decisions [PDF, 553 KB]

Regulatory Impact Statement:
Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Tribunal [PDF, 466 KB]

Regulatory Impact Statement:
Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Tribunal - Detailed Design [PDF, 14 MB]

Departmental Disclosure Statement
Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Tribunal Bill [PDF, 313 KB]

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