Access tracks are our means to access many of our towers and poles located on private land. They might also include bridges or culverts built to enable our access.
This brochure provides important information to ensure the safe use of machinery, mobile plant and vehicles near overhead transmission lines.
Transpower is aware that electric and magnetic fields associated with its transmission network can raise concerns with the public.
The safety of the public and our staff is fundamental to our business and our works are designed to comply with the international guidelines recommended by the NZ Ministry of Health.
Before constructing a new transmission line, Transpower must acquire property rights to the land traversed by the line route. This is achieved through an easement agreement with directly affected landowners.
This brochure provides important information to landowners on managing vegetation (particularly trees) near overhead transmission lines.
This document is to record land management details such as acceptable access routes, conditions of access, tree management details and other land management arrangements, as agreed by the Landowner and/or Occupier and Transpower New Zealand Limited.