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TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SUPPLY OF ELECTRICITY

CONTENTS

FORWARD Forward by Secretary to Government (Power)
NOTIFICATION G.O.Ms.No.28, dated 19th April 1993
CHAPTER-I PRELIMINARY
1 Short title and commencement
2 Definitions
CHAPTER-II SYSTEM OF SUPPLY AND TARIFF
3 System and classification of supply
4 System of Supply
5 Classification of supply
6 Tariff
CHAPTER-III PROCEDURE FOR ARRANGING PERMANENT POWER SUPPLY
7 Procedure for arranging power supply on Permanent basis.
8 Department's obligation to supply electrical energy
9 Special terms and conditions
10 Service lines
11 Point of supply
12 Procedure applicable to Non-Commercial and Commercial lightning installation
13 Procedure applicable to irrigation pump sets
14 Procedure applicable to Low Tension Industrial installations
15 Procedure applicable to High Tension Industrial installations
16 Procedure applicable to Commercial complexes and Multi-storeyed building installations
17 Procedure applicable to Public lamps
CHAPTER-IV PROCEDURE FOR ARRANGING POWER SUPPLY ON TEMPORARY BASIS
18 Procedure for arranging power supply on Temporary basis.
19 Procedure applicable to the power supply of not more than 2.0 KW without extension of the distributing main
20 Procedure applicable to Low Tension power supply of not more than 10.0 KW and not more than 15 days, without extension of the distributing main
21 Procedure applicable for Low Tension temporary supply in other cases with or without extension of distributing main
22 Procedure applicable for temporary usage in the premises already having permanent supply
23 Procedure applicable for temporary High Tension supply
24 Other conditions applicable for temporary supply
CHAPTER-V WIRING ON CONSUMER'S PREMISES AND MAINTENANCE
25 Wiring on consumer's premises
26 Mains
27 Switches and Fuses
28 Caution Board
29 Overhead mains
30 Earthing
31 Wall plugs
32 Motor Installation
33 Rating of Installation
34 Handling of department's supply mains and equipments in consumer's premises
35 Ownership of the metering equipment
36 Extensions and alterations ( Low Tension installation)
37 Extensions and alternations (High Tension installations)
38 Prohibition of star/star transformers with high tension installations of consumers
39 Balancing of Loads
40 Inspection and Testing
40A Defect in Consumer's Installations
41 Failure of variation in supply
42 Access to consumer's premises and apparatus
43 Notice Before Connection
CHAPTER-VI POWER FACTOR
44 HT Installation
45 LT Installations
46 Tube lights etc.,
47 Additional Capacitors
47A Incentive to L.T.Consumers
CHAPTER-VII METERING, POWER SUPPLY CHARGES AND SECURITY DEPOSITS
48 Metering
49 Reading of meters
50 Supply without meter/Defective meter
51 Correctness of meter
52 Power supply charges
53 Electricity Bills
54 Disputes about bills
55 Revision of Bills
56 Payment of Bills
57 Time of Payment
57A Mode of Payment
58 Disconnection of power supply for non-payment of power supply charges
59 Belated Payment surcharge
60 Minimum monthly charges and waver
61 Power to grant permission to pay energy charges in installment
62 Priority for adjustment of payment
63 Security Deposit
64 Meter security deposit (M.S.D)
CHAPTER-VIII AGREEMENTS
65 Agreements and validity of power supply contract
66 Commencement of Agreement
67 Period of agreement for L.T.Supply
68 Period of agreement for H.T Supply
69 Termination of agreement in respect of L.T Supply
70 Termination of agreement in respect of H.T Supply
71 Termination of agreement for L.T consumers where supply of electricity remains disconnected
72 Termination of agreement for H.T consumers where supply of electricity remains disconnected
73 Termination of agreement in case of sale/disposal/lease
73A Resupply after termination
74 Wavier of charges for the causes beyond the control of consumers/ Department
75 Obligation of the Department and the consumer in the absence of power supply agreement
CHAPTER-IX MISCELLANEOUS MATTERS
76 Consumer's increased load requirement
77 Reduction in contract demand/sanctioned load
78 Shifting of service connection
79 Transfer of service connection
80 Conversion from one type of use to another type of use
81 Restrictions on use of electricity
82 Resale of energy
83 Discontinuous due to default of power supply charges
84 Disconnection due to demolition
85 Disconnection due to eviction
86 Disconnection due to non-production of license
87 Discontinuance due to Testing/Maintenance
88 Discontinuance due to violations
89 Discontinuance on consumer request
90 Hiring of equipments
90A Installations of captive generating sets
CHAPTER-X VIOLATIONS AND THEFY OF ENERGY
91 Introduction
92 Violations and compensation charges
93 Additional loads in low tension service
94 Tolerance in connected load
95 Assessment of compensation charges
96 Procedure for collecting compensation charges and for taking other action
97 Multiple violations
97A Second or subsequent violation
98 Theft of energy and extra levy
99 Procedure for collection of the extra levy
100 Second or Subsequent theft /violation
101 Authorised officers
102 Memorandum of appeal
103 Disposal of appeal
104 Powers of Officers to intervene
CHAPTER-XI SERVICES AND CHARGES THEREOF
105 Schedule of services and charges
CHAPTER-XII GENERAL
106 Services of notice
107 Knowledge of acts, rules, orders,etc.,
108 Interpretation
109 Department's rights to vary Terms and Conditions and to revise the tariff and other charges
110 Recovery of dues as per Acts and Rules framed by the Government of Puducherry
APPENDIX
APPENDIX - I I Deed of Indemnity (For applicants other than owner of property)
APPENDIX - II II Deed of Indemnity (Services in Government/Porampoke Land)
APPENDIX - III III Undertaking for payment by Installments
APPENDIX - IV IV Show cause notice for Violation (Clause 96(1))
APPENDIX - V V Assessment Notice for Violation (Clause 96(2))
APPENDIX - VI VI Show cause notice for Thefy of Energy and Unauthorised Reconnection (Clause 99(1))
APPENDIX - VII VII Assessment notice for Thefy of Energy and Unauthorised Reconnection (Clause 99(1))
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