• Hawke's Bay power consumers to get dividend payment soon

Hawke's Bay power consumers to get dividend payment soon

Power consumers registered by Thursday 16 November will receive payment direct to their nominated account from Friday 24 November 2023.

HBPCT Chair, Diana Kirton says: “Power consumers who register for their power dividend from today will still receive their dividend payment, but it will not be made in the first round of payments due from 24 November.”

“If you haven’t yet registered, or if your bank account or address details have changed A payment of $240 will be made to Napier and Hastings power account holders who have registered their details for the 2023 Hawke’s Bay Power Consumers’ Trust dividend.

This year’s dividend payment will soon arrive into the nominated bank accounts of power consumers in Hawke’s Bay who were connected to Unison Networks Limited (UNL) on 30 September 2023.

The registration portal has been open online at www.hbpct.co.nz since 17 Octoberin the past 12 months, you will need to register your correct information to receive payment.”

Every eligible power account holder has now been contacted direct by email, text or post with instructions on how to register or check their registered details, as well as receiving their unique 6-digit code. To register for direct credit, consumers will need their:

          Unique 6-digit code (sent by email, text or post)

          ICP Number (found on your power bill)

          Bank account details

“We also ask that you please look out for whānau and friends who may need help with the registration process. We don’t want anyone to miss out on the $240 they are entitled to,” said Kirton.

All information, including frequently asked questions, is available on the Trust website at www.hbpct.co.nz. For those who can’t get online, information and support to register is available on Free Phone 0800 535 738.