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 - Rapahoe Straight

Obrien Park, past rail crossing to halfway along Rapahoe Straight

Address:
New Zealand
Dates(s):
29 April 2019 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
Postponement Date:
30 April 2019 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

11kV Outage - Cobden Tiphead Area

Affecting all consumers along Cobden Tiphead from Nelson Qy/ Blackett St Intersection

Address:
New Zealand
Dates(s):
2 May 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Postponement Date:
3 May 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

11kV Outage Arahura Valley Area

Affecting all consumers on the South side of Arahura River in the Arahura Valley.

Including:

  • One Mile Line Rd
    • Between 168 & 214 One Mile LIne Rd
  • Two Mile Line Rd
  • Jack Ward Rd
  • Humphries Gully West
  • Blue Spur Rd
    • Between 1 & 452 Blue Spur Rd
  • Terrace View Dr
  • Humphries Gully Rd

Also affecting consumers on Notrth side of Arahura River - (Old Christchurch Rd).

  • Between 351 & 437 Old Christchurch Rd
Address:
New Zealand
Dates(s):
3 May 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Postponement Date:
6 May 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm