If you still have an unresolved insurance claim from the 2010/11 earthquakes, the newly-established Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Tribunal can help bring your claim to a conclusion – fairly, speedily and inexpensively.
You can apply to the Tribunal if you:
• are the homeowner
• have an unresolved insurance claim relating to the Canterbury earthquakes of 2010/2011. Damage that occurred after December 2011 may be considered if at least some of the damage occurred during the 2010/2011 earthquakes
• have a claim involving a private insurer, Southern Response, and/ or the Earthquake Commission
• held the insurance policy at the time the initial damage occurred
They can be contacted at justice.govt.nz/CEIT
0800 268 787