No.21 Registered No.N.E.930
Published by Authority
Agartala. Tuesday, January 18, 2005 A.D. Pausa 28, 1926
Part-1 – Order and Notifications by the Government of
Tripura, the High Court, Government Treasury etc.
TRIPURA ELECTRICITY REGULATORY COMMISSION
No.F. /TERC/2004 Dated, Agartala, the 11th January, 2005
In exercise of powers conferred by Section-57 read with
181 of the Electricity Act, 2003 (36 of 2003) and all
powers enabling on that behalf, Tripura Electricity
Regulatory Commission (TERC) hereby makes the following
1. Short title, commencement and interpretation-
These Regulations may be called the Tripura Electricity
Regulatory Commission (Standard of performance)
i) These shall come into force on the date of
publication in the official gazette unless otherwise
stated in these Regulations and shall be concurrent
within the area jurisdiction of Tripura Electricity
Regulatory Commission. These Regulations shall be
applicable to the licensee and to its consumers. Tripura
General clauses Act shall apply in interpretation of
various words used unless specified in the regulations
and not inconsistent with provisions of the Electricity
ii) Definition: In these Regulation unless the context
otherwise requires, the Act means Electricity Act, 2003-
a) “Regulations” mean the Regulations made under the
b) “Rule” means the Rules made under the Act by the
Govt. of Tripura (The State Govt.).
c) “Commission” means the “Tripura Electricity
Regulatory Commission” constituted under Section-82 of
the Electricity Act, 2003 and in short called TERC.
d) “Cross subsidy” means the difference between the
average cost of supply of the licensee and the
applicable tariff before any subsidy provided by the
Government under the Act, is taken into consideration.
e) “Billing Cycle” shall mean the period for which the
bill is raised.
f) “Licensee” means any person licensed under Section-14
of Electricity Act, 2003.
g) “Consumer” means any person who is supplied with
electricity for his own use by a licensee or the Govt.
or by any other person engaged in the business of
supplying electricity to the public under this Act or
any other law for the time being in force and includes
any person whose premises are for time being connected
for the purpose of receiving electricity with the works
of a licensee, the Govt. or such other authorized
persons as the case may be.
form for new service connection
objection form for new service connection
Regulation for service connection