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Modify your power supply

Sometimes your energy needs change and the current supply is no longer adequate. Maybe you're installing a new airconditioning system or you would like to underground the power to improve the view.

Whatever the reason this is the right page to help get the process underway.

  • Residents
  • Small and Medium Business

It may be the view needs improving or simply that you need to increase supply for a home workshop equipment. Your electrical contractor should be able to advise you on the correct requirement, with further details on the process and timings below.

 

Overhead to underground conversion

(pole to pillar)

Increase electricity supply

Three phase conversion

Non-conventional 3 phase conversion

Use this service if

You want to change the overhead power connection to underground for a single house or small development (up to four units)

You want to increase the current supply to a home

You want to convert an existing single phase electricity supply to a standard three phase supply (a standard three phase supply is up to 32 amps per phase)

You want to modify your connection from single phase up to 3 phases, and where a network connection change is required without increasing your capacity.

How long will it take?

  • 3 weeks to provide you with a quote
  • 7 weeks to build once payment is received
  • 3 weeks to give you a quote
  • 7 weeks to build once payment is received
 
  • 3 weeks to give you a quote
  • 9 weeks to build once payment is received

What if I change my mind or want to cancel my application?

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What will I need to complete this application?

   

What more do I need to know?

 

    If you require a capacity increase as well as a phase conversion you will only need to apply to increase your electricity supply.

How much will it cost?

$681 (Conditions apply)

We will issue you with a quote

Overhead connection

Business hours $550

After hours $825

 

Underground connection

Business hours $450

After hours $675

We will issue you with a quote

Fees and charges

Following the cancellation, expiry, termination or variation of a Customer Work Request, the customer may be liable to pay a fee of $550 and any additional costs incurred (inclusive of GST). Further information can be found in our Terms and Conditions 16.3.

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Perhaps you've bought a brand new piece of equipment that needs more power than you currently have or you've moved premises and the power needs upgrading to suit your business needs. If you're a small or medium business looking to modify your current supply this information will help you.

 

Small commercial

Medium commercial

Large commercial

Use this service if

You want to upgrade the electricity supply up to a maximum demand of 250A/180kVA

You want to upgrade the electricity supply to a maximum demand greater than 250A/180kva but no greater than 1300A/1000kVA You want to upgrade the electricity supply to a maximum demand greater than 1300A/1000kVA

How long will it take?

  • 3 weeks to provide you with a quote
  • 7 weeks to build once payment is received
  • 7 weeks to provide you with a quote
  • 9 weeks to build once payment is received
  • 7 weeks to provide you with a quote
  • 9 weeks to build once payment is received

What if I change my mind or want to cancel my application?

Learn more

Learn more

Learn more

What will I need to complete this application? 

How much will it cost?

We will provide you with a quote We will provide you with a quote We will provide you with a quote
Fees and charges

Following the cancellation, expiry, termination or variation of a Customer Work Request, the customer may be liable to pay a fee of $550 and any additional costs incurred (inclusive of GST). Further information can be found in our Terms and Conditions 16.3.

 

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