Our website uses cookies to give you the best experience and for us to analyse our site usage. If you continue to use our site, we will take it you are OK about this. Click on More for information about the cookies on our site and what you can do to opt out.

We respect your Do Not Track preference.

The Chief Ombudsman and the Privacy Commissioner undertook a joint investigation on the Earthquake Commission's (EQC) handling of information requests in the aftermath of the Canterbury earthquakes. The report - Information fault lines: Accessing EQC information in Canterbury - was carried out with a view to establishing how a lengthy backlog of information requests might be fixed as quickly and sustainably as possible. Download a copy of the report here.