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Battle your Big Bill

Powershop is hell-bent on helping you shrink your big power bills.

Help me shrink
my power bill

See how much electricity you’re using so there’s no nasty surprises.

Keep costs down with our discounted Powerpacks.

We guarantee a smaller bill than your current electricity supplier.
Conditions apply

What is Powershop?

We’re an online power company. With us, you know exactly how much electricity you are using and what it costs, as you go. So no nasty bill surprises. Our toolkit helps you control your power usage. And our regular discounts help you save money.

It’s all available anytime through your computer, mobile or tablet.

Cheapest electricity

Just a click a month

Every month we’ll email you a cheap power deal, Simple Saver. Click on the link to receive an instant discount relative to your usage. That’s all you need to do.

We keep you informed

Best power company weekly update

Weekly email

Showing you how much power you’re using and how each week compares. Plus we alert you to special deals.

Electricity supplier statement

Monthly email

A statement of your usage and the cost for the month.

Electricity companies online account

Login Anytime

Get up-to-date information about your power usage and cost online. No need to wait for your monthly statement.

Powershop electricity suppliers online payment

Pay online with your preferred payment method

We make payments easy

  • Choose to pay after or before you use your power.
  • Pay once a month with an automatic payment by credit card or direct debit.
  • Or, make a manual payment by credit card, direct debit, internet banking or by cash or EFTPOS with one of our recharge cards.
  • Or, get more involved and buy power online.

Local customer support

Based in Masterton and available online and on the phone. For information on how to switch to Powershop:

P0800 1000 60

(Free call) between 9am – 9pm Monday to Friday.

EOr online

Email, Skype or message us on Facebook

What do others think?

Super satisfied

Consumer Trusted - Powershop

More than 52,000 Kiwis have joined Powershop since we launched in 2009. Let’s face it – most people don’t seem to like power companies – but many love Powershop. We’ve been independently rated by Consumer NZ for the past six years as having 90% customer satisfaction or above. That’s a track record unmatched by any other power company in NZ (or anywhere else we know of).
Learn more here...

Cheap power in NZ

Where is Powershop available?

Nationwide. See areas we supply.

Move house with a cheap electricity company

Moving house?

You can do it all online in a few minutes. Or call us on 0800 IN CONTROL (0800 462 668 – free call). We will do everything, including contacting your old power company.

Dual fuel power company

Need gas?

Like thousands of our customers you can switch your electricity to Powershop and, if you’re on dual fuel, keep your gas with your current supplier. Or, ask for a gas-only plan from a local gas retailer.

Powershop is currently available in:

North Island

  • Auckland
  • Franklin
  • Waikato
  • Tauranga
  • Rotorua
  • Taupo
  • New Plymouth
  • Hawkes Bay
  • Wanganui
  • Palmerston North
  • Horowhenua
  • Kapiti
  • Wairarapa towns
  • Wellington

South Island

  • Christchurch
  • Queenstown Lakes
  • Cromwell
  • Clyde
  • Roxburgh
  • Dunedin
  • Otago
  • Southland

Still unsure? Try our supply checker to confirm we’re available in your suburb or township.

Supply checker

Fill out your details and we’ll confirm if we supply power to your area.

    And, if you have a copy of a recent bill, enter your ICP number and we’ll confirm if we can supply your property.

    Top questions about Powershop

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