Storms have the ability to cause power outages so it is important to be prepared.
If your power goes out, follow the steps above. Once a job is logged, please keep the phone lines open for others - rest assured that your lines network will be working hard to fix outages as quickly as possible.
If someone in your home or neighbourhood relies on power for medical reasons, please ensure they are safe. In an emergency call 111.
For information on being prepared for storms and inclement weather, please see the tips at Get Thru.
You can also stay updated on weather warning and watches on the Metservice website.