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Outages & disruptions

Find out if the power is scheduled to be turned off in your area for maintenance, or check restoration times if you've lost power unexpectedly.

In case of a life threatening emergency, call Triple Zero (000) or 13 16 70.

Any electrical faults, including brown outs, might be caused by fallen powerlines. Always assume fallen powerlines are live. Stay well clear and warn others.

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Apply online for new & altered connections, plus solar, pump, lighting and other unmetered connections. Also accept basic connection offers online.


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