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See the NOVUS Walkthrough Guide for general information about the system.


The CRESTA (Catastrophe Risk Evaluation and Standardising Target Accumulations) program allows users to add CRESTA ID zones to NOVUS.

CRESTA is a joint project of Swiss Reinsurance Company, Gerling-Konzern Globale Reinsurance Company, and Munich Reinsurance Company. Its aim is to establish a globally uniform system for the accumulation risk control of natural hazards - particularly earthquakes, storms and floods.

Its CRESTA Zones publication includes updated information for 137 countries on its website.

Field name Description
Cresta ID Enter the unique ID for ths zone. The first three characters should be the country code.
Description Free Text description of the zone

Version History

v4.4.0 – Updated to latest version