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What the NZ SeaRise Report Means For Coastal Homeowners' Insurance

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Publish Date
Tue, 3 May 2022, 4:37pm
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What the NZ SeaRise Report Means For Coastal Homeowners' Insurance

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Tue, 3 May 2022, 4:37pm

Local Government NZ says a report on sea level rise is critical for decision making on new builds.

The sea's rising twice as fast as previously thought.

A natural hazards and planning expert says councils should be liable for allowing buildings in risky coastal areas.

Insurance Council Chief Executive Tim Grafton joined Simon Barnett & James Daniels to discuss the implications for coastal home owners.

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