Consumers

As West Coast electricity consumers, you are key stakeholders for Westpower and our whole business revolves around satisfying your reasonable expectations.

Providing a reliable supply of electricity with good support in the event of problems occurring is a major aim of the business.

We also want to make it as easy as possible for you to connect to our network and continue to receive a safe and reliable supply of electricity.

Westpower consumers range from small domestic connections through to large industrial plants such as the Westland Milk Products factory in Hokitika. We aim to listen to all of your concerns and respect your interests in the planning and ongoing delivery of a reliable power supply.

We’re always happy to hear from you and will do our best to satisfy your requirements.

 

Request for New Connections, Upgrades, Downgrades and Alterations

 

Outages

Planned

11kV Outage - Bullock Ck to Jacobs River Area

Affecting All Consumers between Bullock Creek & Jacobs River,

Including:

  • Karangarua
  • Black Stump
  • Manakaiaua
  • Hunts Beach 
Address:
New Zealand
NZ
Dates(s):
8 December 2020 - 9:00am to 4:30pm
Postponement Date:
9 December 2020 - 9:00am to 10 December 2020 - 4:30pm

11kV Outage - Manakaiua to Jacobs River Area

Address:
New Zealand
NZ
Dates(s):
10 December 2020 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Postponement Date:
11 December 2020 - 8:30am to 4:30pm

11kV Outage - Suttons Mill Rd Area, Hinau

Ikamatua Highway from Thompsons Rd (Thompsons Rd Unaffected) towards Reefton to approx 1km past railway crossing

Including Suttons Mill Rd

Address:
New Zealand
NZ
Dates(s):
14 December 2020 - 9:30am to 3:30pm
Postponement Date:
15 December 2020 - 9:30am to 3:30pm