Network Tasman’s Discount is on its way

Network Tasman’s consumers will receive a discount credit on their September or October power bill.

$6m of discounts to be provided to consumers

Network Tasman will credit a total of $6m to consumers September or October power bills. Consumer ownership and a focus on cost efficiency has enabled Network Tasman to credit $165 million of discounts back to consumers in the region since the discount scheme’s inception in 1994.


To be eligible for a Network Tasman discount a consumer must have an active metered connection to our network as at midnight 12 September 2018.  Our network covers the Nelson Tasman region, excluding central Nelson.

Discount rate

The discount rate for most residential and small business connections is 2.99c per kWh (GST inclusive). 

Your discount will be calculated based on the electricity consumption from 1 April to 31 August 2018 at your connection. An average residential connection using around 7000 kWh per year would receive a discount of $97 (including GST).

Average discounts (including GST)

You can find the value of your discount on our website calculator (available from 25 September).

You will need your ICP number, which is typically at or near the top of page 2 of your bill, near your location address. The ICP number has 15 characters and starts with several zeros, e.g. 0000055245NT1G2

Further information on discounts

For more information about our discount visit