FarmHouse – Ruralco Offer Terms and Conditions

  1. To be eligible for the FarmHouse Offer ("FH Offer"), you must:
    1. be a new or existing Genesis Energy residential or small business customer on a variable plan or on a fixed term plan that expires before the start date of the plan; and
    2. sign up a new account being either:
      1. If you are Genesis Energy residential Customer, you open a new Small Business account; or
      2. If you are a Genesis Energy Small Business Customer, you open a new account for your residential premises;
      3. Your new residential account will need to be your primary residence
      4. For one Small Business account will need to consume on average 30,000Kwh per annum
      5. One account needs to be electricity
      6. In each case, be a Ashburton Trading Society ("Ruralco") member charging your Genesis Energy bills to your Ruralco account; and
      7. Have a minimum of two Genesis Energy accounts [at least one residential account and one small business account] with at least one account being a new account opened before the start date of the plan (can be a residential account).
    3. sign up to an eSaver plan for the residential account and a Powerfreeze / Gasfreeze plan for electricity and/or natural gas for your small business account, in each case for a fixed term of 12 or 24 months (“Fixed Plan”). LPG customers sign up to the LPG Smart Plan (no fixed term contract is required/available); and
    4. maintain both the residential and small business accounts with Genesis Energy at all times during the fixed term; and
    5. for the residential account, be on a standard single-phase residential connection and not be on an embedded network or on a 2 to 8kVa load group and for the small business account, not be a Time of Use customer.
    6. Your small business account primary purpose must be related to the production or servicing of the agribusiness segment.
  1. The energy component of the Fixed Plan is fixed during the 12 month or 24 month term of the relevant plan (the per unit variable charge and daily fixed charge). However, the distribution charges, network / distribution charges and other third party charges (as set out below) may change during the Fixed Term, and Genesis Energy may pass these changes on to you.
  2. The Fixed Plan will commence from the start date of that Fixed Plan shown on your first monthly bill (which, once you have satisfied the credit criteria, the first bill for the FH Offer may be the following month).
  3. If you pay your bills in full and on time you will also receive the prompt payment discount of:
    1. Residential: electricity and natural gas on the Fixed Plan and LPG on the Smart Plan, up to 14%; or
    2. SME: prompt payment discount provided at time of sign up.