Canterbury Earthquakes Royal Commission Te Komihana Rūwhenua o Waitaha Canterbury Earthquakes Royal Commission – Te Komihana Rūwhenua o Waitaha

Those who lost relatives and friends in the 22 February earthquake can be assured that there will be a very thorough inquiry into the failure of buildings that resulted in loss of life.
Chair, Justice Mark Cooper
 

The   Christchurch Art Gallery

Hearings

  • Hearings opening

    The hearings began with a simple opening ceremony held on 17 October 2011. 

  • Schedule of hearings

    A series of public hearings were held between October 2011 and September 2012.

  • Watch the hearings online

    The hearings were live streamed as they happened. Videos of the hearings are also available.

  • Attend the hearings

    The hearings were held at St Teresa's church hall on the corner of Puriri Street and Riccarton Road in Riccarton, Christchurch.

  • Hearings transcripts

    Written transcripts of each day's hearings are available.

  • Procedural matters

    Practice notes for participants in the inquiry including affected parties, interested persons and witnesses/submitters.