Welcome to EA Networks          

Electricity Ashburton Limited, trading as EA Networks, is a locally owned co-operative network company based in Mid-Canterbury, New Zealand. The company owns and operates the regions electricity distribution network, an advanced fibre optic communications network and is the cornerstone investor in the Barrhill Chertsey Irrigation company. EA Networks also operates a successful contracting business that supports our networks whilst also providing services to residents and businesses across the region and beyond.


Being locally owned and operated, EA Networks has strong ties to the community. Whilst focussing on infrastructure investments that provide economic benefit to the region, the company also supports community projects. EA Networks is proud to support our local schools and extended it's fibre optic network to reach all Ministry of Education listed schools across the district whilst also providing each with free access to the network.


We are passionate about our business and our region, and we are focussed on delivering safe and reliable network infrastructure that supports our community and the local economy.





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Notice to Shareholders

Shareholders that have left the Ashburton District or disconnected from the EA Networks power network are entitled to a refund of their shares. Click here to see whether you are due a refund, and if you are contact EA Networks to complete processing.