EQC confirms major downsizing of Canterbury operations

Nick Truebridge, The Press

The Earthquake Commission (EQC) has confirmed it will slash its Canterbury workforce by about a third, but the number of remaining staff will be higher than originally thought.

The sweeping job cuts, which also cover Wellington and Hamilton, have been made despite EQC having a backlog of defective repair jobs on its books.

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