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: 13 April 2024 - 12:00 AM

Region Date Ref Area affected Duration Reason Customers Alternative date Notice
East Coast 12th Apr 2024 (Fri) 3962 Waiapu Rd 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Relocate existing HV Poles 3 15th Apr 2024 (Mon) Cancelled - Rescheduled
East Coast 15th Apr 2024 (Mon) 3963 Waiapu Rd 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Relocate existing HV Poles and Install Chorus Fiber 3 16th Apr 2024 (Tue) Cancelled - Rescheduled
East Coast 23rd Apr 2024 (Tue) 3975 Hicks Bay Te Araroa Rd Waikura 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM Replace 11kV Poles 225 24th Apr 2024 (Wed) Scheduled
East Coast 26th Apr 2024 (Fri) 3973 Waiapu Rd SH35 Tokomaru Bay 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM Relocate existing Pole 4 29th Apr 2024 (Mon) Scheduled
East Coast 29th Apr 2024 (Mon) 3962A Waiapu Rd 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Relocate existing HV Poles 3 30th Apr 2024 (Tue) Scheduled
East Coast 30th Apr 2024 (Tue) 3963A Waiapu Rd 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Relocate existing HV Poles and Install Chorus Fiber 3 1st May 2024 (Wed) Scheduled
East Coast 30th Apr 2024 (Tue) 3968 Arakihi Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Replace 11kV Poles 2 1st May 2024 (Wed) Scheduled
East Coast 2nd May 2024 (Thu) 3979 Tauwhareparae Rd 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM To replace HV poles 28 3rd May 2024 (Fri) Scheduled
East Coast 3rd May 2024 (Fri) 3980 Te Aroara Rd Te Hue Rd Haig Rd 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Replace 11kV Transformer structure and Pole mount Transformer 18 6th May 2024 (Mon) Scheduled

Region Date Ref Area affected Duration Reason Customers Alternative date Notice
Gisborne 14th Apr 2024 (Sun) 3956 Matawai Rd Pitcher Rd Te Karaka Poynter Rd 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM To Install New 3 Phase Transformer 45 21st Apr 2024 (Sun) Scheduled
Gisborne 16th Apr 2024 (Tue) 3952A Matawai Rd Motu Rd Kerei St Raumati St Neill Rd 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM To replace 11kV pole 35 17th Apr 2024 (Wed) Scheduled
Gisborne 16th Apr 2024 (Tue) 3952 Matawai Rd Te Wera Rd Koranga Valley Rd Moanui Rd Tahora Rd 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM To replace 11kV poles 66 17th Apr 2024 (Wed) Scheduled
Gisborne 18th Apr 2024 (Thu) 3949 Matawai Rd Te Wera Rd Koranga Valley Rd Moanui Rd Tahora Rd 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM To replace 11kV poles 66 19th Apr 2024 (Fri) Scheduled
Gisborne 19th Apr 2024 (Fri) 3953 Matawai Rd Te Wera Rd Koranga Valley Rd Moanui Rd Tahora Rd 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM To replace 11kV poles 66 22nd Apr 2024 (Mon) Scheduled
Gisborne 22nd Apr 2024 (Mon) 5081 Riverside Rd 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM To repair damaged LV conductors 17 23rd Apr 2024 (Tue) Scheduled
Gisborne 22nd Apr 2024 (Mon) 3958 Taumata Rd 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Replace Transformer Structure 22 23rd Apr 2024 (Tue) Scheduled
Gisborne 22nd Apr 2024 (Mon) 3960 Ormond Valley Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Carryout Tree Cutting 34 24th Apr 2024 (Wed) Scheduled
Gisborne 22nd Apr 2024 (Mon) 3969 Whakarau Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Replace 11kV Poles 11 23rd Apr 2024 (Tue) Scheduled
Gisborne 22nd Apr 2024 (Mon) 3971 Rockhill Rd Tiniroto Rd 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM Install new line markers 2 24th Apr 2024 (Wed) Scheduled
Gisborne 23rd Apr 2024 (Tue) 3955 Riverside Rd 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Replace 11kV Poles 13 24th Apr 2024 (Wed) Scheduled
Gisborne 23rd Apr 2024 (Tue) 3954 Matawai Rd 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Replace 11kV Poles 5 24th Apr 2024 (Wed) Cancelled - Rescheduled
Gisborne 24th Apr 2024 (Wed) 3957 Waiapu Rd SH 35 Kopuaroa Rd Kiekie Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM To replace poles 16 26th Apr 2024 (Fri) Scheduled
Gisborne 24th Apr 2024 (Wed) 3970 Whakarau Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Replace 11kV Poles 11 26th Apr 2024 (Fri) Scheduled
Gisborne 26th Apr 2024 (Fri) 3967 Wheatstone road 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Upgrade Transformer 6 29th Apr 2024 (Mon) Scheduled
Gisborne 26th Apr 2024 (Fri) 3977 Whakarau Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Replace 11kV Poles 11 27th Apr 2024 (Sat) Scheduled
Gisborne 29th Apr 2024 (Mon) 3972 Whakarau Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Replace 11kV Poles 11 30th Apr 2024 (Tue) Scheduled
Gisborne 30th Apr 2024 (Tue) 3978 Matawai Rd 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Replace 11kV Poles 5 1st May 2024 (Wed) Scheduled
Gisborne 30th Apr 2024 (Tue) 3976 Utting Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Tree Cuttting 13 2nd May 2024 (Thu) Scheduled
Gisborne 6th May 2024 (Mon) 3984 Matokitoki Valley Rd Cave Rd 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Install New Transformer 41 7th May 2024 (Tue) Scheduled
Gisborne 13th May 2024 (Mon) 3982 Whakarau Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Replace 11kV Poles 2 15th May 2024 (Wed) Scheduled
Gisborne 14th May 2024 (Tue) 3983 Whakarau Rd Pukekiwi Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Replace 11kV Poles 2 16th May 2024 (Thu) Scheduled

Region Date Ref Area affected Duration Reason Customers Alternative date Notice
Wairoa 12th Apr 2024 (Fri) 3959 Tereparataki Waihi Rd 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Install clamp tops 8 15th Apr 2024 (Mon) Scheduled
Wairoa 15th Apr 2024 (Mon) 3961 Waihi Hydro 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Replace Insulators and Crossarms 1 13th May 2024 (Mon) Scheduled
Wairoa 16th Apr 2024 (Tue) 3961A Waihi Hydro 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Replace Insulators and Crossarms 1 14th May 2024 (Tue) Scheduled
Wairoa 17th Apr 2024 (Wed) 3961B Waihi Hydro 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Replace Insulators and Crossarms 1 15th May 2024 (Wed) Scheduled
Wairoa 18th Apr 2024 (Thu) 3961C Waihi Hydro 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Replace Insulators and Crossarms 1 16th May 2024 (Thu) Scheduled
Wairoa 19th Apr 2024 (Fri) 3961D Waihi Hydro 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Replace Insulators and Crossarms 1 17th May 2024 (Fri) Scheduled
Wairoa 22nd Apr 2024 (Mon) 3965 Mangone Valley Rd Wai Station Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Relocate 11kV Poles 74 23rd Apr 2024 (Tue) Scheduled
Wairoa 22nd Apr 2024 (Mon) 3966 Waihi Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Replace 11kV Poles 19 26th Apr 2024 (Fri) Scheduled
Wairoa 24th Apr 2024 (Wed) 3974 Mahurangi Rd Tiniroto Rd 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Replace Poles 10 29th Apr 2024 (Mon) Scheduled
Wairoa 29th Apr 2024 (Mon) 3981 Nuhaka Opoutama Rd 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Replace Fuses 3 30th Apr 2024 (Tue) Scheduled

 

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