Counties Power is proud to be your local consumer-owned lines company and actively supports the communities in which we operate, particularly in the areas of youth, education and team sporting endeavours.
Our sponsorships focus on sports, community events, safety, electric power initiatives and schools/education.
Current Community Partnerships
- Counties Manukau Rugby Union’s Premier Club competition ‘Counties Power Club Rugby’
- Counties Power Heat (women's representative rugby side)
- Waiuku Coastguard
- Northern Stars Netball
- Counties Power Christmas Lights, Trains at Night
- School programme: Whakakahia Te Hiko/Power it up! Teaching our youth about electricity and how to stay safe around it
- Major fundraising event for every primary school in the area (either a Calf Club/Ag Day or Gala Day)
- Counties Power Pukekohe Show
- EPRO8 - school engineering challenge
- We also support various other initiatives including the Franklin Primary School's Triathlon, Waiuku Duck Boat Derby, Pukekohe Scout and Guides, Franklin Arts Festival and Rotary Pukekohe's Counties Power Electric Bike Race
We're working on a range of large-scale projects to power our communities. The major project announced recently is the Bombay and surrounding areas major network upgrade. This $40m project includes upgrading the network in the Bombay, Ramarama, Ararimu and Paparimu areas, and building a new substation at the end of Barber Rd in Bombay. For more information on the project read the brochure here -