important-dates - Marlborough Electric Power Trust


Notice of Election

Under the Marlborough Electric Power Trust Deed of Trust notice is given that on Monday 25th March 2024, an election will be held for three (3) trustees of the Marlborough Electric Power Trust under the First Past the Post electoral system by postal and online voting.

The Marlborough Electric Power Trust was established by Deed of Trust dated 28 April 1993. The Trustees hold the share capital of Marlborough Lines Limited in trust for the company’s electricity consumers.

The Trust Deed provides for three of the six Trustees to retire on the 1st of April each second year.

Call for Nominations

Nominations are therefore invited from the public for three positions on the Trust.

Candidates must have a principal residence in the area served by Marlborough Lines Limited and be eligible to hold office under the terms of the Trust Deed, copies of which are available on our website, or at the offices of Blenheim Accounting Ltd, 36 Maxwell Road, Blenheim.

Each candidate must be nominated on the nomination form available during normal business hours from:

  • the offices of Blenheim Accounting, 36 Maxwell Rd, Blenheim;
  • by phoning 021 1200 737 to have one posted out;
  • by accessing

Completed nomination papers can be lodged to the above address, completed online, or posted to Marlborough Electric Power Trust, PO Box 1025, Blenheim 7240, but must be received no later than 5pm Thursday 25th January 2024.

A non-refundable fee of $120.00 is required to be forwarded with each nomination, along with a candidate profile statement and photograph for sending out with the voting papers for consumers.

Brenda Munro
Returning Officer

Notice of Annual Reporting Meeting

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The Trustees of the Marlborough Electric Power Trust advise they will hold the Trust’s Annual Reporting Meeting for beneficiaries on Tuesday 19th December 2023 at 7.00 pm, to be held at the Whitehaven Room, ASB Theatre Marlborough, 2 Hutcheson St, Blenheim.

The meeting is to:

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  • Report on the operation of the Trust and Marlborough Lines Limited (the Company) during the preceding financial year and on the financial statements of the Trust and the Company for the financial year ended 30 June 2023.
  • Confirm appointment of auditor and set their remuneration.
  • Enable general discussion and information to beneficiaries of the Trust.

Copies of the Trust’s Annual Report and Financial Statements for the year ending 30 June 2023 will be available from Tuesday 5th December 2023 at the offices of Blenheim Accounting Ltd, 36 Maxwell Rd, Blenheim (office hours 9am-5pm, Monday to Thursday) and can be viewed on our website

Brenda Munro
Trust Secretary