Earthquake resources for Aotearoa New Zealand

There are many resources available for earthquake preparedness, what to do during and after an earthquake, and how and why earthquakes and other disasters happen in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Here is a list of several key websites that will help you prepare for the event of an earthquake in your home, workplace, marae, or school.

Grab & Go Emergency Kit, Grab & Go New Zealand Ltd; creating agency; 2012; New Zealand. Te Papa (GH024204)

How to prepare for possible earthquakes

  • Prepare for earthquakes and other emergencies at home, your work, your school, your marae, and your car with Get Ready.

  • Learn how to quake-safe your home and find other activities and resources at Toka tū ake EQC.

What to do during and after an earthquake

Information about earthquakes in Aotearoa New Zealand

Crop of Earthquake data on Geonet. Background map data copyright OpenStreetMap contributors, CC-BY-SA.