5 Apr 2024

Funding for flood protection is 'vital' say insurers

From Morning Report, 6:50 am on 5 April 2024

Regional councils and insurers agree: funding for flood protection is vital for keeping insurance in at-risk areas affordable and available.

But the man leading an 80-project proposal says the suggestion of using private capital would only mean higher costs for ratepayers.

RNZ political reporter Russell Palmer has more.