Support through an earthquake


Getting support after an earthquake

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If your are unsure where to start, we can supply you with free and confidential support and connect you with the services you need, whether financial, business or health-related.


Call now 0800 787 254 (RURAL HELP)


AF8 - What is it?

AF8 (which stands for Alpine Fault Magnitude 8) is a collaborative effort to save lives by planning and preparing a coordinated response across the South Island following a severe earthquake on the Alpine Fault.

10 Apr 2023
AF8 commenced in July 2016 with a focus on scientific modelling, response planning and community engagement designed to address that knowledge gap. It’s a partnership of all the Emergency...
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