Crown agent

EQC provides natural disaster insurance for residential property owners.  EQC administers the Natural Disaster Fund and funds research and education on natural disasters and ways of reducing their impact.

For further information: www.eqc.govt.nz

Key Information

Entity Form Crown Agent
Established 1945
Head Office Wellington
Primary Legislation Earthquake Commission Act 1993; Crown Entities Act 2004

Board of Directors

Person Role Term
Ms MJ Daly Chair 14 Mar 2014 - 30 Jun 2022
Mr Alastair Hercus Commissioner 1 Mar 2020 - 30 Jun 2022
Mr Scott Lewis Commissioner 1 Mar 2020 - 28 Feb 2023
Ms Fiona Wilson Commissioner 1 Mar 2020 - 28 Feb 2023
Dr Alison O'Connell Commissioner 1 Sep 2013 - 30 Nov 2022
Dr Erica Seville Commissioner 1 Jul 2018 - 30 Jun 2021
Ms Emma Dobson Commissioner 1 Mar 2020 - 28 Feb 2023