Auckland Strategy Final Report

Auckland is changing. Rapidly. Roads, housing, technology, industry and electricity.

Our Auckland Strategy looks specifically at the importance of electricity transmission into and across Auckland today and into the future.

Our capacity for meeting Auckland’s future electricity needs is very good, and we can meet all demand and growth projections for the next 30 years.

We also need to keep the grid in great shape and we have an extensive maintenance programme on our existing 220kV lines over the next 30 years. We are planning for this work now.

Registering your property to be notified of work

From time to time we use helicopters to inspect or undertake maintenance work on our high voltage network at low levels.  While we notify landowners beneath our lines and advertise the work in local newspapers we are aware that neighbouring properties (near but not under the lines), may wish to receive notice of helicopter work too.  This may be particularly important for sensitive land uses like breeding or raising horses.

Stakeholder Forums

As part of our commitment to our stakeholders we regularly hold industry forums to focus on topical issues, to help us identify and set out our priorities. Presentations and other materials for each forum are available for viewing below.

Landowner liaison contacts

We use service providers (contractors) to carry out maintenance work on our network. The maps below show the name and contact details of the service provider working in your area. Alternatively, please call us on 0508 LANDOWNER (0508 526 369).






Volt article submission form

Please use this form to submit your Volt articles.

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Sports sponsorship request form

We are proud to support well-being with a partial sponsorship of the cost of sports team registration fees. Teams must consist of at least 4 Transpower employees. 

To request up to 75% of total sponsorship fees to be paid by Transpower, please be sure to fill out all sections of the form below.

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