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Cabinet Paper DEV-19-SUB-0208: Property Insurance Markets: Update and Next Steps

Issue date: 
Monday, 23 September 2019
Version note: 

Some parts of this information release would not be appropriate to release and, if requested, would be withheld under the Official Information Act 1982 (the Act). Where this is the case, the relevant sections of the Act that would apply have been identified. Where information has been withheld, no public interest has been identified that would outweigh the reasons for withholding it.

Document Date: 
Wednesday, 7 Aug 2019
Publication category: 
Ministerial Portfolio: 
Earthquake Commission

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Cabinet Paper DEV-19-SUB-0208: Property Insurance Markets:  Update and Next Steps


1. This paper provides information on:

a. the Government’s work programme to investigate issues of property insurance pricing and access and, if required, potential policy interventions, and

b. other insurance-related initiatives and wider risk-management activities underway across government.

2. The Cabinet Economic Development Committee (DEV) discussed insurance issues in May 2019 and requested information on the matters in this paper.

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Last updated: 
Monday, 23 September 2019