Earthquake resources


Resources to help manage potential risks on your farm immediately after an earthquake and in the response and recovery phase.

Applications close soon for Earthquake Recovery Fund
MPI encourages those interested in the Earthquake Recovery Fund to submit their project applications within the next few weeks - applications close 23 June.

Earthquake relief fund workshops
Find out everything you need to know to make an application to the Ministry for Primary Industries' Earthquake Relief Fund with on the ground support from rural earthquake recovery coordinators.

Kaikoura earthquake grants deadline extended
Applications for funding from the primary industries Earthquake Relief Fund have been extended for an extra month, Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy announced on 7th February.

The Skilled Worker Initiative
Do you have on-farm experience and want to work or volunteer on an earthquake-affected farm in Marlborough, Kaikoura or the Hurunui?

MPI Recovery Package
The Ministry of Primary Industries has announced an assistance package to help earthquake-affected farmers in the land remediation and repair process. 

Earthquake assistance
Following an earthquake, the following information may assist in managing potential risks on your farm. Information provided includes emergency updates, coping with stress, animal welfare and financial support.

Health and safety on farms post-earthquake
A collection of resources providing information for volunteers, organisers of volunteers and farmers as part of the Kaikoura Earthquake response and recovery.

Resources from past adverse events
The following resources contain helpful information from previous adverse events in New Zealand.