About the trust

The Powerco Wanganui Trust was established on 5 April 1993 as an incorporated Charitable Trust. This was at the time when by virtue of the Energy Companies Act 1992 the whole of the undertaking of the Wanganui Rangitikei Electric Power Board was vested in Powerco Limited.

our region

Our region covers the Wanganui and Rangitikei Districts, as well as part of the Ruapehu and South Taranaki Districts. See map.

our trustees

Powerco Wanganui Trust is managed by 7 trustees.
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Making an Application

A guide to our approval process

Applications for funds must provide clear benefits to the local community and be seen as providing a significant community development within the loca area. Ideally applications will be for physical items and projects necessary in achieving the organisation's charitable purpose.

2014/15 Donations

Donations totaled $1,121,800.
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2013/14 Donations

Donations totaled $1,115,865.
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2012/13 Donations

Donations totaled $1,054,500.
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2011/12 Donations

Donations totaled $971,880.
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