To be eligible to receive the TECT cheque in 2019, you must meet the following criteria:
- Be a Trustpower power customer with an active power account in the same name, basically in the Tauranga City or Western Bay of Plenty region (see note below), on 1 April 2019 and continuously through to 30 September 2019.
- If you move properties during the qualifying period there must be less than 30 days between finalising one account and registering with Trustpower into the new property. See Question 8 for more details.
Parts of Waihi Beach are excluded from the TECT District. 106 Seaforth Rd - Bowentown end is included in TECT's District. 104 Seaforth Rd - Waihi Beach is excluded.
In early 2019 TECT Trustees will distribute a draft Distribution Plan for Consumer feedback. This will outline the proposed amount of the TECT Cheque for 2019.
In 2018, each eligible Consumer received a fixed amount between $435 - $585 (depending on which services they received from Trustpower) plus a small variable portion based on the total spend during the qualifying period.
Power account only $435
Power + Gas $485
Power + Internet $535
Power + Gas + Internet $585
Phone TECT office on 07 578-5094
Visit Level 2, the HUB, 525 Cameron Road, Tauranga