Storm Safety  - Electrical safety advice and tips to help you before, during and after a storm

Storms can damage the electricity network and interrupt your power supply. They can also cause considerable damage and create electrical hazards. If you see fallen powerlines after a storm never approach them - stay at least 8 metres or 2 car lengths away and call us on 13 13 88.

Storm resources

Information and resources to help you if you lose power during a storm

Powerline safety

In a storm trees can damage the electricity network. Assume fallen power lines are live.

Stay at least 8 metres away or 2 car lengths away and call us on 13 13 88. (24hrs)