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Plugging in to the future with electric vehicles

Unison is driving change by installing public fast charging stations across its network regions to support the growth of electric vehicles (EV’s) in New Zealand.

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Careers with us

Join our diverse, inclusive and rapidly growing team

At Unison we are passionate about enabling our communities to prosper and to achieve this, we know that great performance comes from great people.

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Unison news

Latest news, updates and announcements from around the Unison network.

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Our Electricity Network

We're about more than just poles and wires; we deliver the energy solutions that power the regions of Napier, Hastings, Taupo and Rotorua.


Our Fibre Network

Our fibre optic network connects our regions of Napier, Hastings, Taupo and Rotorua to the world.

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We offer a range of safety and supply services designed to cover all your electricity needs.



It's simple, electricity is dangerous. That's why we actively promote safety to ensure our customers always know how to be safe around electricity.


Unison in the Community

With over 110,000 customers we're committed to supporting the growth and well-being of our communities.


Careers with Unison

Unison is looking for people who value safety & well being, excellence, customer service, integrity and team work.


Hawke's Bay Power Consumers' Trust

Unison is wholly owned by Hawke's Bay Power Consumers's Trust (HBPCT).


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Unison Contracting Services wins national line mechanic title

Following three tough days of competition at HB Regional Sports Park, Unison Contracting Services (Hawke’s Bay team) was announced winner of Annual Connection’s 2019 National Line Mechanic Team Competition.

Unison expands portfolio with acquisition of RPS Switchgear

Unison announced today it has acquired RPS Switchgear, an electrical switchgear business based in Petone, Lower Hutt.

Unison Engineering Scholarship offers bright future

Unison Networks is delighted to be offering an Engineering Scholarship to the value of $10,000 per year of study to one lucky student.

Unison medal ceremonies recognise excellence in junior sport

Unison’s eleventh annual medal ceremonies saw more than 530 young rugby, football, hockey and netball players presented with medals at the close of the junior winter sports season.

Unison declares a $15.8 million dividend for 2018/19

Electricity distributor Unison Networks has delivered a strong performance for its customers declaring a $15.8 million final dividend for its shareholders, the Hawke’s Bay Power Consumers’ Trust. The Trust holds all the shares in Unison on behalf of consumers connected to its electricity network in Hawke's Bay.

Unison enters partnership with Maraetōtara Tree Trust

Unison Networks has entered a three-year partnership with river restoration charity, Maraetōtara Tree Trust.

Unison to participate in EnergyMate pilot supporting vulnerable families

Unison Networks is partnering with electricity retailers, community organisations, other lines companies and the New Zealand Government to launch a free, home-based energy coaching service, EnergyMate.

Unison embraces integrated business platform signing with Australia’s largest enterprise Software as a Service (SaaS) company, TechnologyOne

Unison has signed with ASX-listed TechnologyOne, to adopt OneEnergy; an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system that will provide an integrated asset management and business operations platform.

Unison to help deliver network programme for Aurora Energy

Unison Contracting Services has formally entered into a multi-year Field Services Agreement (FSA) with Aurora Energy to help deliver Aurora Energy’s network programme, with the new contracts started yesterday.