Our transmission or distribution equipment can relocated, reconfigured, raised or placed underground.
If you are transporting high or wide loads and need powerlines lifted or moved, visit the oversized vehicles section of our website.
Distribution equipment is under 33 kV and includes poles, transformers, pillars and overhead/underground lines. This equipment is usually moved for road works, land development, new driveways or home improvements (i.e. fences and walls).
To apply to have distribution equipment moved, complete one of the following forms:
By making an application the electricity supply to the property may be temporarily interrupted to allow the work to be undertaken. If the power is interrupted you confirm this will not adversely affect anyone at the property who relies on Life Support Equipment.
Transmission equipment is over 33 kV and includes poles, overhead and underground lines. This equipment is usually moved for major land development, road works, construction and infrastructure projects.
To apply to have transmission equipment moved, contact 13 10 87 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Requests are assessed and quoted on a case-by-case basis. All relocation work is 100% customer funded.
Additional charges may be incurred in the following instances:
Type of fee
|Business hours||After hours|
|Distribution Network Service||Relocate a direct meter (overhead or underground)||$500*||$750*|
|Part payment arrangement fee||Charged for changes made by the customer to the normal payment scheme offered.||$550*||N/A|
|Project cancellation fee||Charged if the customer cancels or changes the job before construction starts and/or if any design costs are incurred.||$550 (inc GST)
plus design costs
|Administration fee||An administration fee may also be charged if the job is cancelled or changes are made after construction starts and/or any costs are incurred prior to cancellation or scope change.||$550 plus costs incurred (GST inc on admin only)||N/A|
*Charges are inclusive of GST
Contact our customer service centre on 13 10 87 or email@example.com