Seismic Strengthening

Information and updates about the Waiapu Cathedral earthquake strengthening programme

Seismic Strengthening updates


The latest in a series of Detailed Seismic Assessment (DSA) reports has been provided to Napier City Council and work can now get underway to investigate any risks to the Cathedral remaining open and the costs for bringing the Cathedral up to building standard.

You can review the report here.  The media release issued by the Diocese on 13 December 2022 is here.

Waiapu Cathedral in Napier CBD