Our crews work around the clock to restore power as quickly and safely as possible.
When you call the fault line 13 13 51 or access the power interruption information tool, you are given an estimated restoration time. The actual duration of any power interruption is affected by a number of factors including the:
If you call 13 13 51 after you have heard the estimated restoration time you can hold to speak to a customer service representative. We encourage you to do so, particularly if you have information which may help us identify the nature or location of a problem.
When power goes out, we use clear guidelines to determine the order of repairs.
The guidelines take into account everyone’s safety. Faults affecting essential services such as hospitals, and those affecting the greatest number of customers, are given priority.