Our 2015 pricing

Network tariffs are charged for supplying electricity and maintaining the network of poles, wires and other equipment that distribute power to customers' premises. Your chosen electricity retailer sells you electricity and sends you electricity bills, and pays Wellington Electricity directly for distributing electricity to your premises.

The price - or the network tariff - that we charge to distribute electricity to your premises is a portion of the amount that appears on the electricity bill issued by your retailer.

Network tariffs comprise two separate charges: a transmission tariff, which is paid to Transpower when electricity is delivered via its high-voltage network, and a distribution tariff, when it is delivered via Wellington Electricity's network. The network tariff represents the sum of the transmission and distribution tariffs.

Wellington Electricity’s line charges and pricing methodology are published to enable interested persons to understand how prices were set for each consumer group, including the assumptions and statistics used to determine prices for each consumer group.

Related Documents

Wellington Electricity Line Charge Notice 1 April 2015
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2015-16 Disclosure of Prices
510 KB  |  pdf  |  Download
2015-16 Pricing Methodology Directors Certification
1.1 MB  |  pdf  |  Download
2015-16 Pricing Methodology
This document describes Wellington Electricity's pricing methodology for the 2015/16 disclosure year commencing 1 April 2015.
1015 KB  |  pdf  |  Download
Disclosure of modifications to prescribed terms of standard contracts
7.2 KB  |  pdf  |  Download
2015-16 Wellington Electricity Transmission Pass Through Methodology
This document describes the methodology Wellington Electricity uses to allocate Transmission Costs to the Customer
89 KB  |  pdf  |  Download
2015-16 Network Pricing Schedule
602 KB  |  pdf  |  Download

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