Last Updated: 03/19/19

On March 15, 2019, two mass shootings in mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand killed at least 50 people and injured more than 40 others. The attack has been declared a terrorist attack by New Zealand’s Prime Minister.

The New Zealand Mosque Shootings Travel Insurance Information Center explains coverage related to the attack. This database is regularly updated by Squaremoth’s travel insurance experts with answers to frequently asked questions, official provider position statements, travel alerts and notices, and other information as the situation develops. Information is subject to change at any time.

Questions? Squaremouth’s travel insurance experts are on hand to answer your questions about coverage for the terrorist attack. We are available from 8am to 10pm ET daily by chat and by phone at 800-240-0369.

On Friday, March 15, at least 50 people were killed and more than 40 others were injured in mass shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand.

If you are currently traveling in New Zealand and affected by the incident, contact your provider's 24-Hour Emergency Assistance for help.

Travelers may be covered to cancel their upcoming trip to New Zealand, as long as they had a travel insurance policy in place prior to March 15, 2019, and meet their policy's requirements.

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