Helpful Industry Advice

Helpful Industry Advice

EQC Farmers’ fact sheet

To see exactly what’s covered by EQC following a Natural Disaster, EQC has put together a comprehensive fact sheet for farmers. You can download a copy here.

For more information email or call 0800 DAMAGE (326 243).


Visit FarmsOnLine, a one-stop-shop for accurate up-to-date contact details for rural properties in New Zealand. MPI has instant access to information so it can respond quickly to a biosecurity alert or natural disaster, minimising potential damage and costs.

Federated Farmers

For specific rural advice and updates, follow the Federated Farmers Facebook page or check out their website

Help is available for all affected farmers via Federated Farmers on 0800 327 646 or 0800 FARMING.

Dairy NZ

Dairy NZ has put together useful information on managing your dairy farm following and earthquake, find out more here:

Tips from EQC on being prepared

We can't predict natural disasters, but we can prepare for them. One of the best places to start is with your home. Whether you own your home, rent a property or are thinking of buying, find out what you can do to make your home safer for you,. Find out more here.