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If there's no power at your place, check out the current & planned outage map to see if you're affected by either a scheduled maintenance power outage or a fault. If your outage isn't listed or for more information, call us on 0800 30 90 80.
Planned Outages - COVID-19
At COVID-19 Alert Levels 2 and 1, all planned outages will proceed as scheduled.
Check out our planned outages map to see the current status of any upcoming planned power outages you may be affected by or call 0800 30 90 80 to get in touch.
We recognise outages may be difficult for some customers to manage, however, we must ensure we can maintain a safe, reliable, quality supply of electricity throughout the network.
Treat all lines as live during the outage period; power may be restored at any time. If you require further information, please call MainPower’s 24-hour fault line – 0800 30 90 80; to report an emergency call 111.
Kākāriki Power is an electricity retailer, 100% owned and operated by MainPower.
Based at the MainPower head office in Rangiora, Kākāriki Power specialises in large energy consumers.
Utilising electricity generated by MainPower assets right here in Canterbury, we offer competitive pricing to business customers in the region - local energy for local businesses!
What’s in it for you?
Running a business is hard work, but getting price-competitive electricity shouldn’t be, which is why we make things simple. Our team is here to do all the hard work, from price comparisons and managing your switching process, to simple monthly billing, and ongoing support.
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Pick up the phone or meet with a local account manager when you need us
Competitive pricing We’ll do our best to beat your current rate
Leave when you want
No fixed-term contracts, unless you want one
What do our customers think?
“With no contract and a competitive rate Kākāriki Power will save us money and we are proud to be supporting a business that supports local people through its ongoing sponsorship and commitments to the community.”