Canterbury Earthquake Temporary Accommodation Service

The Canterbury Earthquake Temporary Accommodation Service (CETAS) was established after the September 2010 Canterbury Earthquake to assist households requiring assistance.

Services provided:

  • Financial assistance for households required to move out of their homes for repairs or rebuilds (available to those eligible up until 31 December 2019)
  • Earthquake Support Coordination Service (no longer available)
  • Matching and Placement Service (no longer available)

For more information about CETAS, please click on the link at the left of this page.

 

Canterbury Earthquakes - Financial Assistance Available

Canterbury Earthquake Temporary Accommodation Service (CETAS) may be able to help financially with temporary accommodation costs homeowners may have whilst they are out of their homes for repairs or rebuild as a result of the Canterbury Earthquakes (i.e. either the September 2010, February June or December 2011 earthquakes ).

The financial assistance available is called Temporary Accommodation Assistance (TAA). For more information about TAA, how to apply and how to contact us to discuss, please click on the link at the left of this page.

 

Contact Us 

We can be contacted by phone or EMail click here or please click on the 'Contact Us' link at the left of this page.

 

Kaikoura Earthquake

CETAS does not provide assistance relating to the Kaikoura earthquake - Those affected by the November 2016 Kaikoura earthquake should visit the following website: Kaikoura Earthquake Temporary Accommodation Service Website