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.

Thursday, 7th May 2020

Reference Area Duration Reason Customers Alternative Date Status
3371_S Tukemokihi, Wairoa 9:00am - 4:00pm Isolation for urgent third party work. 22 08 - 05 - 2020 Scheduled

Tuesday, 19th May 2020

Reference Area Duration Reason Customers Alternative Date Status
3374_S Hereheretau Rd, Wairoa 9:00am - 4:00pm Replace HIgh voltage poles 20 20 - 05 - 2020 Scheduled

Wednesday, 20th May 2020

Reference Area Duration Reason Customers Alternative Date Status
3371a_S Tukemokihi, Wairoa 9:00am - 4:00pm Isolation for landowner burnoff 22 21 - 05 - 2020 Cancelled

Thursday, 21st May 2020

Reference Area Duration Reason Customers Alternative Date Status
3375 _S Frasertown Rd, Wairoa 9:00am - 4:00pm Replace high voltage poles 1 22 - 05 - 2020 Scheduled
3376_S Totara St, Blackpool St and Northcote Rd 9:00am - 2:00pm High voltage transformer replacement 47 26 - 05 - 2020 Scheduled as per the alternative date

Friday, 22nd May 2020

Reference Area Duration Reason Customers Alternative Date Status
3371b_S Tukemokihi, Wairoa 9:00am - 4:00pm Isolate high voltage for Helicopter scrub burnoff at the end of the road 22 23 - 05 - 2020 Cancelled

Saturday, 23rd May 2020

Reference Area Duration Reason Customers Alternative Date Status
3377a_S Nelson Rd, Gisborne 8:30am - 9:00am Isolate high voltage line to disconnect old lines from Network. 91 24 - 05 - 2020 Scheduled
3377b_S Sonrise school driveway, Nelson Rd, Gisborne 8:30am - 5:00pm Private high voltage line works 12 24 - 05 - 2020 Scheduled
3377c_S Nelson Rd, Gisborne 4:00pm - 5:00pm Isolate high voltage line to reconnect a new line to Network 91 24 - 05 - 2020 Scheduled

Tuesday, 26th May 2020

Reference Area Duration Reason Customers Alternative Date Status
3381_S Mata Rd, Gisborne 8:30am - 4:30pm Replace high voltage poles 15 27 - 05 - 2020 Scheduled
3376_S Totara St, Blackpool St and Northcote Rd 9:00am - 2:00pm High voltage transformer replacement 47 26 - 05 - 2020 Scheduled as per alterative date

Wednesday, 27th May 2020

Reference Area Duration Reason Customers Alternative Date Status
3382_S Mata Rd, Gisborne 8:30am - 4:30pm Replace high voltage poles 15 28 - 05 - 2020 Scheduled

Friday, 29th May 2020

Reference Area Duration Reason Customers Alternative Date Status
3384_S Mata and Ihungia Roads, Gisborne 8:30am - 4:30pm Replace high voltage poles 42 09 - 06 - 2020 Scheduled
3365_S Tuanui Rd, Gisborne 9:00am - 1:00pm Remove high voltage equipment from lines 4 30 - 05 - 2020 Scheduled

Saturday, 30th May 2020

Reference Area Duration Reason Customers Alternative Date Status
3383_S Waimata Valley Road, Gisborne 9:00am - 3:00pm Replace high voltage poles 12 01 - 06 - 2020 Scheduled

Wednesday, 3rd June 2020

Reference Area Duration Reason Customers Alternative Date Status
3385_S Marumaru and Wainright Roads, Wairoa 9:00am - 4:00pm Replace HV poles 29 04 - 06 - 2020 Scheduled
3379a_S SH2 North of Matawai and all side roads to Traffords Hill, Journeys End, Te Wera, and Moanui Valley including Matawai township 8:15am - 9:00am High voltage maintenance 93 04 - 06 - 2020 Scheduled
3379b_S SH2 North of Matawai and all side roads to Traffords Hill, Journeys End, Te Wera, and Moanui Valley including Matawai township 8:15am - 9:00am High voltage maintenance 22 04 - 06 - 2020 Scheduled
3379c_S Matawai township 8:15am - 5:05pm Replace high voltage poles 9 04 - 06 - 2020 Scheduled
3379d_S Matawai township 8:15am - 5:05pm Replace high voltage poles 6 04 - 06 - 2020 Scheduled
3379e_S SH2 North of Matawai and all side roads to Traffords Hill, Journeys End, Te Wera, and Moanui Valley including Matawai township 4:45pm - 5:05pm High voltage maintenance again 93 04 - 06 - 2020 Scheduled
3379f_S SH2 North of Matawai and all side roads to Traffords Hill, Journeys End, Te Wera, and Moanui Valley including Matawai township 4:45pm - 5:05pm High voltage maintenance again 22 04 - 06 - 2020 Scheduled

Thursday, 4th June 2020

Reference Area Duration Reason Customers Alternative Date Status
3386_S Ohuka Rd, Wairoa 9:00am - 4:00pm Replace high voltage poles 3 05 - 06 - 2020 Scheduled
3393_S Matawai township, Gisborne 8:30am - 4:30pm Replace high voltage poles 25 05 - 06 - 2020 Scheduled
3393a_S Matawai township, Gisborne 8:30am - 4:30pm Replace high and low voltage poles 6 05 - 06 - 2020 Scheduled

Friday, 5th June 2020

Reference Area Duration Reason Customers Alternative Date Status
3387_S Lake Rd, Wairoa 9:00am - 4:00pm Replace high voltage poles 10 10 - 06 - 2020 Scheduled

Monday, 8th June 2020

Reference Area Duration Reason Customers Alternative Date Status
3395_S Russell St, Domett St, Whittaker St, Waimata Rd, Riverdside Rd, Gisborne 9:30am - 10:30am Repair high voltage cable 103 09 - 06 - 2020 Scheduled

Tuesday, 9th June 2020

Reference Area Duration Reason Customers Alternative Date Status
3388_S Mata and Ihungia Roads, Gisborne 8:30am - 4:30pm Replace high voltage poles 42 10 - 06 - 2020 Scheduled
3394_S Lake Rd, Wairoa 9:00am - 4:00pm Replace high voltage poles 12 11 - 06 - 2020 Scheduled