Outages

Planned outages

To provide a safe and reliable supply of electricity we must ensure the network is well maintained. We are required to shut down live electricity in the following areas for our team to work safely.

The areas listed below are approximate and all those affected by a planned outage should have received notification from their retailer. If you are unsure, please phone your retailer. If you require any further information regarding the following shutdowns, please call our 24/7 faults line on 0800 206 207. For updates on unplanned power outages, please check our Facebook page or call our faults line.

UPDATE Last updated: 27 May 2024 - 02:22 PM

Region Date Ref Area affected Duration Reason Customers Alternative date Notice
East Coast 5th Jun 2024 (Wed) 3962C Waiapu Rd 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Relocate existing HV Poles 3 6th Jun 2024 (Thu) Scheduled
East Coast 6th Jun 2024 (Thu) 3963C Waiapu Rd 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Relocate existing HV Poles and Install Chorus Fiber 3 7th Jun 2024 (Fri) Scheduled
East Coast 14th Jun 2024 (Fri) 3038 Waiapu Rd 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM To carryout excavation works under HV line 4 17th Jun 2024 (Mon) Scheduled

Region Date Ref Area affected Duration Reason Customers Alternative date Notice
Gisborne 27th May 2024 (Mon) 3998 Whakarau Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Replace 11kV Poles 11 28th May 2024 (Tue) Scheduled
Gisborne 28th May 2024 (Tue) 3032 Utting Rd Waimata Valley Rd 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Tree Cutting 29 29th May 2024 (Wed) Scheduled
Gisborne 28th May 2024 (Tue) 3009 Lavenham Rd Mc Farlane Rd Renner Rd Judd Rd 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM To Replace 11kV Poles 80 29th May 2024 (Wed) Moved to alternate date
Gisborne 29th May 2024 (Wed) 3001 Whakarau Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Replace 11kV Poles 11 30th May 2024 (Thu) Scheduled
Gisborne 29th May 2024 (Wed) 3009 Lavenham Rd Mc Farlane Rd Renner Rd Judd Rd 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM To Replace 11kV Poles 80 29th May 2024 (Wed) Scheduled (Alternate Day)
Gisborne 30th May 2024 (Thu) 3010 Lavenham Rd Lake Rd Renner Rd Judd Rd 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM To Replace 11kV Poles and carryout maintenance 56 31st May 2024 (Fri) Scheduled
Gisborne 30th May 2024 (Thu) 5089 Pitchers Rd 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Shelterbelt Trimming 2 31st May 2024 (Fri) Scheduled
Gisborne 31st May 2024 (Fri) 3002 Whakarau Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Replace 11kV Poles 11 1st Jun 2024 (Sat) Scheduled
Gisborne 4th Jun 2024 (Tue) 3014 Hill Rd Balance St Stanford Crescent 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM To Replace Surge Arrester 92 5th Jun 2024 (Wed) Scheduled
Gisborne 4th Jun 2024 (Tue) 3019 Tiniroto Rd Bushy Knoll Rd 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Tree Cutting 43 5th Jun 2024 (Wed) Scheduled
Gisborne 5th Jun 2024 (Wed) 3011 Lavenham Rd Lake Rd Renner Rd Judd Rd 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM To Replace 11kV Poles and carryout maintenance 56 6th Jun 2024 (Thu) Scheduled
Gisborne 8th Jun 2024 (Sat) 3034A Edison St Huxley Rd Cavendish Rd Fleming St Pickering St 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Install Link Box & Disc Box 139 9th Jun 2024 (Sun) Scheduled
Gisborne 10th Jun 2024 (Mon) 3007 Browns Beach Rd State Highway 2 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM To Change Transformer Pole 6 17th Jun 2024 (Mon) Scheduled
Gisborne 11th Jun 2024 (Tue) 3021 Bloomfield Rd Riverpoint Rd 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM To Change Transformers 55 18th Jun 2024 (Tue) Scheduled
Gisborne 12th Jun 2024 (Wed) 3025 Wharerata Rd 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM To Change Transformer 26 19th Jun 2024 (Wed) Scheduled
Gisborne 12th Jun 2024 (Wed) 3026 Bloomfield Rd 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM To Change Transformer 15 19th Jun 2024 (Wed) Scheduled
Gisborne 13th Jun 2024 (Thu) 3027" Tucker Rd Matawai Rd College RD Brown RD 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM To Change Transformer 57 20th Jun 2024 (Thu) Scheduled
Gisborne 13th Jun 2024 (Thu) 3028 Snowsill Rd 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM To Change Transformer 11 20th Jun 2024 (Thu) Scheduled
Gisborne 13th Jun 2024 (Thu) 3033 Pehiri Rd Tahora Rd 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM To Carryout Line maintenance 15 14th Jun 2024 (Fri) Scheduled
Gisborne 14th Jun 2024 (Fri) 3030 Ormond Valley Rd Whitmore Rd 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM To Change 11kV Pole 33 21st Jun 2024 (Fri) Scheduled
Gisborne 17th Jun 2024 (Mon) 3037 Ford Rd 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM To carryout Line Maintenance 12 18th Jun 2024 (Tue) Scheduled
Gisborne 21st Jun 2024 (Fri) 3031 Tyndall Rd Halley St 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM To Carryout Maintenance works 176 22nd Jun 2024 (Sat) Scheduled

Region Date Ref Area affected Duration Reason Customers Alternative date Notice
Wairoa 28th May 2024 (Tue) 3008 Cricklewood Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM To Replace 11kV Poles 5 28th May 2024 (Tue) Scheduled (Alternate Day)
Wairoa 28th May 2024 (Tue) 3012 Kowhai Pl Black St Clyde Rd 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM Replace Switchgear 41 29th May 2024 (Wed) Scheduled
Wairoa 30th May 2024 (Thu) 3013 Mclean St Lahore St Sydney St Black St 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM To Replace Transformer 53 31st May 2024 (Fri) Scheduled
Wairoa 31st May 2024 (Fri) 3020 Cricklewood Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM To Replace 11kV Poles 4 1st Jul 2024 (Mon) Scheduled
Wairoa 3rd Jun 2024 (Mon) 3023 Lake Rd Ruapapa Rd Titirangi Rd Rangiahua Rd Cricklewood Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM To Carryout Maintenance works 99 4th Jun 2024 (Tue) Moved to alternate date
Wairoa 4th Jun 2024 (Tue) 3023 Lake Rd Ruapapa Rd Titirangi Rd Rangiahua Rd Cricklewood Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM To Carryout Maintenance works 99 4th Jun 2024 (Tue) Scheduled (Alternate Day)
Wairoa 5th Jun 2024 (Wed) 3003A SH 2 Iwitea 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM To replace poles 15 12th Jun 2024 (Wed) Scheduled
Wairoa 6th Jun 2024 (Thu) 3022 Ohuka Rd Ebbett Rd 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Tree Cutting 28 7th Jun 2024 (Fri) Scheduled
Wairoa 7th Jun 2024 (Fri) 3024 State Highway 2 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM To Replace 11kV Poles 15 10th Jun 2024 (Mon) Scheduled
Wairoa 10th Jun 2024 (Mon) 3035 Tiniroto Rd Kotare Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM To Replace 11kV Poles 28 14th Jun 2024 (Fri) Scheduled
Wairoa 13th Jun 2024 (Thu) 3036 Titirangi Rd Jackson Rd 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM To Replace 11kV Poles 16 17th Jun 2024 (Mon) Scheduled

 

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