Claims pour in for latest quake damage

1:58 pm on 10 January 2012

The Earthquake Commission has received 10, 012 claims over the 23 December and 2 January Christchurch earthquakes.

The deadline for claims arising from the earthquakes on 23 December is 23 March.

A spokesperson says the final number of claims lodged for the 5.5-magnitude quake on 9 October was 5522.

The deadline for claims for damage from that earthquake passed on Monday.