Data Policy

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All data and images are made available free of charge through the GeoNet project to facilitate research into hazards and assessment of risk. GeoNet is sponsored by the New Zealand Government through its agencies: Toka Tū Ake EQC, GNS Science and Land Information New Zealand (LINZ), the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE). The use of data or images is subject to the following conditions:

  1. Users are requested to acknowledge the GeoNet project sponsors as the source of the data or images. (Suggested text: We acknowledge the New Zealand GeoNet project and its sponsors EQC, GNS Science, LINZ, NEMA and MBIE for providing data/images used in this study.)
  2. The GeoNet project sponsors accept no liability for any loss or damage, direct or indirect, resulting from the use of the data or images provided.
  3. The GeoNet project sponsors do not make any representation in respect of the information's accuracy, completeness or fitness for any particular purpose.