Update 2.10pm: We are awaiting official confirmation however, we believe the issue has been resolved and schools are back up and running.

Update 11.45am: We can confirm that the fault is between Morrinsville and Waihou. Jointers are en route to to carry out repairs.

Original Update: We are aware of an outage impacting schools east of the Waikato region. The team are currently investigating and will provide an update as we have one.