The Electricity Authority promotes competition in, reliable supply by, and the efficient operation of, the New Zealand electricity industry for the long-term benefit of consumers.
Kiwis are saving hundreds of dollars a year just by switching power companies.
We're currently recruiting for a General Manager - Market Performance.
The Electricity Industry Participation Code Amendment (Minor Code Amendments) (No 3) 2014 has now been published.
Summary of submissions and response to legal/process issues raised in submissions published.
Latest edition of Market Brief published.
The Authority has received and considered a report from the Retail Advisory Group (RAG) on barriers to group switching and mass market aggregation.
Over the winter New Zealanders visited the What’s My Number website more than 60,000 times. Check out the average estimated savings for your region below.
Reports on the stress test results for the October-December 2014 quarter have been published.
Closes: 12 Dec 2014
Closes: 19 Dec 2014
We’re working for the long-term benefit of consumers to make sure your lights stay on, you have choice and your electricity prices are reasonable.
In New Zealand, most electricity is produced by electricity generators that are located well away from where electricity is actually used... Read more
The exact amount of your power bill depends on a range of factors including who you buy power from (your electricity retailer) and the type of account you have. Read more
If you are having any issues with your power bill or supply here’s what you should do. Read more