End of Life Choice Act 2019

If you need more information about this Act, please contact the administering agency: Ministry of Health
35 Effect on contracts of death under this Act

A person who dies as a result of assisted dying is, for the purposes of any life insurance contract, or any other contract,—


taken to have died as if assisted dying had not been provided; and


taken to have died from the terminal illness referred to in section 5(1)(c) from which they suffered.