Canterbury quake: How you can help

Several collections have been launched to help with relief and welfare after the Canterbury earthquake. Here's how you can help:

Red Cross Canterbury Earthquake Appeal 2010

- Via ASB by visiting any branch, or calling 0800 803 804. Electronic deposits at: acct # 12-3192-0015998-01. Merchant fees for credit card card transactions have been waived for these donations

- Via ANZ/National by visiting any branch. Electronic deposits at: ANZ acct # 01-1839-0188939-00 or National acct # 06-0869-0548507-00

- Via KiwiBank, Electronic deposits at: acct # 38-9009-0759479-00

Salvation Army Canterbury Earthquake Appeal

- Phone 0800 530 000, or donate online at

- Donations by post to: The Salvation Army Canterbury Earthquake Appeal, PO Box 27001, Marion Square, Wellington 6141, New Zealand

- Via Westpac's Canterbury Care Fund, in partnership with the Salvation Army.

Foodstuffs collection

- Donations can be made at New World, Pak 'n' Save and Four Square stores

Christchurch Mayoral Relief Fund

- Collection boxes at all Westfield shopping centres from midday, Monday, September 6