Lakeland Network Ltd (formerly known as Electricity Southland Ltd) is an electricity network asset company that was formed in March 1995 by EIL and TPCL. It owns the Lakeland electricity network at Frankton in the Queenstown-Lakes area and an embedded network in Wanaka, comprising of Northlake, Clearview and Hikuwai subdivisions and Cromwell comprising of the Wooing Tree subdivision. PowerNet is contracted to manage the network assets on its behalf.
The Lakeland network assets comprise approximately 126 km of cables and 88 distribution transformers with a distribution capacity of 36.3 MVA. There are over 3,400 customers connected to the network, but this number is growing all the time as LNL reticulates new subdivisions and commercial developments, including Shotover Country, Lakes Edge, Remarkables Park, Shotover Park, Bridesdale Farm, Hanley’s Farm and Northlake and Hukiwai in Wanaka and the Wooing Tree subdivision in Cromwell. Property developers wanting a reliable, secure and safe network can contact us to find out more about how LLN can service your Queenstown-Lakes developments by clicking here.
Lakeland Network Ltd
PO Box 1642, Invercargill 9840
Telephone: (03) 211 1899