Electrical emergencies and outages

If you've lost power or want to report fallen powerlines

General enquiries

For general enquiries, call from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm

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Powerline inspections

Tasmania has a large network of powerlines and we use helicopters to inspect them. They can be slow and sometimes hover at low levels. It can be noisy, but it's also really important.


 

Helicopter inspection schedule

By inspecting powerlines we can ensure they’re maintained appropriately; reducing the risk of unplanned power outages and bushfires. We're working to complete the inspections as quickly as possible, to avoid disruption to residential areas and minimise disturbances to livestock. Thanks for your patience while we undertake this important work.

On 20 Novmber we'll be inspecting power lines in the following suburbs

  • Merton
  • West Moonah
  • Glenlusk
  • Molesworth
  • Malbina
  • New Norfolk
  • Sorell Creek
  • Boyer
  • Lawitta
  • Hayes
  • Gretna
  • Hamilton
  • Ouse
  • Tarraleah
  • Palmerston

On 21 November we'll be inspecting power lines in the following suburbs

  • Merton
  • West Moonah
  • Collinsvale
  • Glenlusk
  • Lachlan
  • Glenfern
  • Styx
  • Strathgordon
  • Gordon
  • Lenah Valley
  • Ridgeway
  • Fern tree
  • Kingston
  • Margate
  • Barretta
  • Electrona
  • Snug
  • Huonville
  • Grove
  • Lower Longley
  • Longley 
  • Sandfly
  • Leslie Vale
  • Neika