In order to deliver safely energy safely and securely to the people of Waikato, WEL sometimes requires access to private land.
An easement is a legal agreement which provides WEL with the right to operate electricity equipment and provides access for any inspection, maintenance or repairs. At the same time, an easement protects landowners, ensuring WEL minimises and reinstates any damage to land.
If an easement is required, here’s how it works:
View WEL’s easement terms. (Last updated March 2013)
This year WEL Networks is distributing $20 million into the community through the WEL Networks discount.
Make sure to check your April and May power bill to ensure you receive your credit.