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 us on 0800 206 207.

Monday, 11th January 2021

ReferenceAreaDurationReasonCustomersAlternative DateStatus
3594AHihiroroa rd South Ngatapa12:30pm - 5:00pmReplace Poles1412 - 01 - 2021Scheduled

Wednesday, 13th January 2021

ReferenceAreaDurationReasonCustomersAlternative DateStatus
3612Lake rd, Patunamu Rd, Ruapapa Rd, Wairoa8:30am - 5:00pmReplace Poles5814 - 01 - 2021Scheduled
3617Kopuaroa Rd Waipiro Rd, TePuia9:00am - 4:00pmReplace Poles4314 - 01 - 2021Cancelled

Thursday, 14th January 2021

ReferenceAreaDurationReasonCustomersAlternative DateStatus
3607Tapueroa Rd Ruatoria11:00am - 4:30pmReplace Poles3815 - 01 - 2021Cancelled

Friday, 15th January 2021

ReferenceAreaDurationReasonCustomersAlternative DateStatus
3608Pehiri Rd8:30am - 4:30pmReplace Poles1518 - 01 - 2021Scheduled

Tuesday, 19th January 2021

ReferenceAreaDurationReasonCustomersAlternative DateStatus
3613Toa St, Waiapu Rd Tokomaru Bay8:30am - 4:30pmReplace Poles3520 - 01 - 2021Scheduled
3618Omana Rd, Nuhaka9:00am - 4:00pmReplace high voltage poles1020 - 01 - 2021Scheduled

Wednesday, 20th January 2021

ReferenceAreaDurationReasonCustomersAlternative DateStatus
3614Mangahauini St Tokomaru Bay9:30am - 4:00pmReplace Stub Poles721 - 01 - 2021Scheduled
3615Arthur St, Waiotu St, Waitangi St Tokomaru Bay1:00pm - 4:00pmReplace Stub Poles9321 - 01 - 2021Scheduled
3600Arero, Waiapu Rd10:00am - 1:00pmReplace transformer121 - 01 - 2021Scheduled
3619Mangaone Vly Rd9:00am - 4:00pmreplace high voltage poles1021 - 01 - 2021Scheduled

Thursday, 21st January 2021

ReferenceAreaDurationReasonCustomersAlternative DateStatus
3616Waiapu Rd Tokomaru Bay8:30am - 4:30pmReconductor1922 - 01 - 2021Scheduled
3620Awamate Rd, Wairoa9:00am - 4:00pmreplace high voltage poles626 - 01 - 2021Scheduled

Tuesday, 26th January 2021

ReferenceAreaDurationReasonCustomersAlternative DateStatus
3621Cricklewood Rd Pihanui9:00am - 4:00pmreplace high voltage poles3027 - 01 - 2021Scheduled
3623bALL areas NORTH of Matawai and side roads off SH28.30am - 5.00pmInstall High Voltage equipment10027 - 01 - 2021Scheduled

Wednesday, 27th January 2021

ReferenceAreaDurationReasonCustomersAlternative DateStatus
3617AKopuaroa Rd, Waipiro Rd Te Puia9:00am - 4:00pmReplace Poles4228 - 01 - 2021Scheduled
3626SH2 Matawai Rd from Matawai to end of lines at Traffords Hill Journeys End Marewa Stn and all side roads incl all of Matawai township8:30am - 5:00pmInstall more new High Voltage equipment12928 - 01 - 2021Scheduled

Thursday, 28th January 2021

ReferenceAreaDurationReasonCustomersAlternative DateStatus
3625Dalton St9:30am - 1:30pmReplace 11kV Switchgear4204 - 02 - 2021Scheduled
3625ALyell Rd, Einstien St, Huxley Rd, Pickering St, Edison St, Cavendish Cres, Davey Plc, Curie Plc Gisborne9:30am - 9: 50am & 2:00pm - 2:30pmReplace 11kV Switchgear
Note: There will two shutdowns
20204 - 02 - 2021Scheduled

Friday, 29th January 2021

ReferenceAreaDurationReasonCustomersAlternative DateStatus
3627Matawai9:00am - 5:00pmReplace poles and tidy up overhead power wires1402 - 02 - 2021Scheduled

Wednesday, 3rd February 2021

ReferenceAreaDurationReasonCustomersAlternative DateStatus
3622Te Maaera, St, Wai St, Whaanga St, Nuhaka9:00am - 4:30pmReplace Poles2804 - 02 - 2021Scheduled

Thursday, 4th February 2021

ReferenceAreaDurationReasonCustomersAlternative DateStatus
3624Wai St, Whaanga St, Te Maara St Nuhaka9:00am - 4:30pmInstall new Transformer3105 - 02 - 2021Scheduled