This is an HTML version of an attachment to the Official Information request 'Any advice on financial implications of delaying earthquake related claims'.

12 September 2014 
Jake Preston 
[FYI request #2000 email] 
Dear Jake Preston 
On behalf of Gabriel Makhlouf, Secretary to the Treasury, I acknowledge receipt of 
your letter requesting: 
“... documents and advice you have provided to ministers on the financial cost or 
benefit of delay in settling earthquake related claims in respect of EQC and 
Southern Response liability to insureds in Canterbury since September 4 2010.” 

Your request was received by the Treasury on 10 September 2014 and will be dealt 
with in accordance with the provisions of the Official Information Act. 
Yours sincerely 
S Charles 
Sherida Charles 
Ministerial Coordinator