• Adami Geldenhuys

Electricity Regulation Amendment Bill

The Electricity Regulation Amendment Bill was published on 10 February 2022 under government notice 1746 in gazette number 45898 for comments within 30 days of publication.

The long title of the Bill provides the following information on the purpose of the Bill:

“To establish a national regulatory framework for the electricity supply industry; to make the National Energy Regulator of South Africa the custodian and enforcer of the national electricity regulatory framework; to provide for licences and registration as the manner in which generation, transmission, distribution, system operation, reticulation, trading and the import and export of electricity are regulated; to provide for the establishment of the Transmission System Operator, to provide a competitive multi market structure for the electricity industry, to regulate the reticulation of electricity by municipalities; and to provide for matters connected therewith.”

View the Bill here below:

GG 45898 10 Feb 2022
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Date posted: 12 February 2022