Personal / Safety / Near our network / Service disconnections

APPLICATION FOR THE PERMANENT DISCONNECTION OF:

  • AN ELECTRICAL SUPPLY, OR

  • A GAS SUPPLY

 

PRIOR TO BUILDING DEMOLITIONS

Important Removals and Disconnections Information

  • For your own safety, you must always have the electricity and gas services disconnected before you demolish or remove a building.

  • Please complete an Application For Removal or Disconnection form – for gas and or  electricity - before you start work.

  • Under no circumstances should demolition proceed until written clearance has been received from Vector.

  • To ensure efficient processing of your request, please submit one new disconnection request for each electrical and or gas ICP or meter.

  • Please contact your retailer to arrange a final electricity and or gas meter reading.

  • An application to convert an overhead supply to an underground supply cannot be booked as a disconnection. Please call 0508 VECTOR 0508 832 867

  • An application to replace service mains for any reason cannot be booked as a disconnection. Please call 0508 VECTOR 0508 832 867


Time taken to process the application and disconnect the service (from the date the quote is accepted):

  • Gas disconnections will include the removal of the gas network riser and the gas meter:

    • Standard gas disconnections - 10 working days

    • Non-standard gas disconnections - Where resource consent or steel disconnections are required - up to 20 working days (quoteable charges may apply)

  • Electricity disconnections:

    • Standard electrical disconnections: where a site visit is not required to assess any aspect and or where existing pit/s and or pillar/s have been identified – 2 working days  

    • Non-standard electrical disconnections: where a site visit is required to assess any aspect, and or where a bridged/hard connection exists and or where a shutdown is required - up to 20 working days (quotable charges may apply)

 

 
Applicant details

Is the applicant a:* :














 

Disconnection details

Reason for removal*:






Nature of property*:


Electrical supply to be removed:* :





 

Removal or disconnection address details











Are there tenants in the building?*:


Have all tenants been advised?*:





Contact person information at removal or disconnection address






 

Alternative contact person information at removal or disconnection address
(insert N/A if not applicable)







 

Property owner details

















By submitting this application to remove or disconnect an electrical service and or gas supply, you accept and agree that you have:

  • supplied all relevant information in support of your application and that all such information is accurate; and
  • read, understood and agree to the “Important Removal and Disconnections Information” at the top of this section.