SCHEDULE OF GENERAL AND SERVICE CONNECTION CHARGES


1.   SCHEDULE OF GENERAL CHARGES

Item No. Description Amount of charges in Rs.
1(a)



(b)








Meter inspection and testing if the correctness of a meter belonging to the Department is challenged by the consumer (single phase)

Meter inspection and testing, if the correctness of a meter belonging to the department is challenged by the consumer :
  i)  polyphase-whole current i.e. without C.T.
  ii)  L.T. meters with C.T.'s
  iii)  HT & EHT metering equipment

Note: If the challenged meter is found to be incorrect, credit of these charges will be given to the consumer, otherwise these will be forfeited
  Rs.120 Per energy meter





  Rs.450 Per energy meter
  Rs.1200 Per energy meter
  Rs.2400 Per energy meter




2. Meter changing at the request of the consumer or changing the position of the meter in the same premises when no additional material is required
  i)  Single phase
  ii)  Polyphase whole current meter, i.e. without C.T.
  iii)  L.T. meter without C.T.S.
  iv)  H.T. & EHT metering equipment



  Rs.225 Per energy meter
  Rs.450 Per energy meter
  Rs.900 Per energy meter
  Rs.2400 Per energy meter
3. Re-sealing charges irrespective of the number of seals involved against each item below and where seals found to have been broken by the consumer-
  1. Meter Cup-Board
  2. Cut-Out where it exists independently sealed
  3. Meter cover or meter terminal cover(Single phase supply only)
  4. Meter cover or meter terminal cover(Three phase supply only)
  5. Maximum demand indicator or C.T. chambers
  6. Time switches




  Rs.50
  Rs.50
  Rs.150

  Rs.375

  Rs.900
  Rs.900
Note: If M&T or ME seals are found to be broken/tempered cost of meter shall be recoverable and the case shall be treated as theft case
4. Meter Rentals
  1. Single Phase LT meter
  2. Three Phase LT meter
  3. Three Phase LT meter with CTs
    1. 50/5 Amp.
    2. 100/5 to 400/5 Amps.
  4. LT and HT poly phase meter/metering equipment of higher rating.
  5. Solid State HT metering equipment


Rs. 11 per month
Rs. 25 per month

Rs. 57 per month
Rs. 42 per month
1.6 paise per rupee of the cost of metering equipment
Rs. 320 per month
5. Reconnection:
Reconnection/Connection the premises of any consumer who was previously disconnected on account of breach by him of the conditions of the supply or of his agreement with the Department or of such provisions of the Act as may be relevant whether the premises to be reconnected/connected are the same or not.
  1. Single Phase
  2. Three phase
    1. Agriculture
    2. Other








  Rs.120

  Rs.150
  Rs.250
6. Reconnecting vacated premises on the request of the consumer in case the service line is existing:
  1. Single Phase
  2. Three Phase
     



  Rs.120
  Rs.150(Three Phase LT)
  Rs.250(Three Phase HT)
7. Service Charges(including Fuse Replacement etc. per month):
  1. General Supply
    1. Single Phase
    2. Three Phase below 200KW
    3. Three Phase above 200KW
  2. Industrial/Bulk/Agriculture/Street Lighting supply
    1. Upto 20 KW
    2. Above 20KW and upto 100KW
    3. Above 100KW and upto 500KW
    4. Above 500KW
Domestic            Non-Residential Supply


  Rs.5.00               Rs.5.00
  Rs.10.00             Rs.25.00
  Rs.20.00             Rs.45.00

  Rs.20.00
  Rs.75.00
  Rs.150
  Rs.450
8. TESTING CONSUMER'S INSTALLATION
  1. For first test of the new installation on or of an extension to an existing installation, if the installation is found to be defective
  2. For subsequent test of the new installation or of an existing installation; if the installation is found to be defective
    1. Single Phase installation


    2. Three Phase installation
    3. MS/BS (loads upto 100KW)
    4. LS/BS/RT(loads upto 100KW)


  Nil





  Rs.150 payable in advance for each
   subsequent visit for the purpose
  of testing the installation
  Rs.200.00(Three Phase)
  Rs.300.00
  Rs.500.00
9. Replacement of Meter card found to be missing on consumer's premises:
  1. Large Industrial Supply
  2. Medium Industrial Supply
  3. Small Industrial Supply, Agricultural Power Supply
  4. Domestic/N.R.S Supply
    Replacement of passbook in case it is lost by AP consumer
    Replacement of Identification card missing on the premises of the AP consumer


  Rs.45.00
  Rs.25.00
  Rs.10.00
  Rs.5.00

  Rs.60.00

  Rs.25.00
10.(a)



(b)

(c)
Replacement of the broken glass of a cupboard (When the cause of the breakage is considered to be an act of default of the consumer)

Replacement of broken glass of a single-phase meter

Replacement of broken glass of three phase meter
  Rs.30.00



  Rs.250.00

  Rs.450.00
11. Supply of duplicate copy of energy bill
  1. Domestic consumer
  2. Commercial consumer
  3. Small Industrial, Agricultural power and Street Lighting consumers.
  4. Medium/ Large Industrial Power Bulk Supply and Distributing licenses

  Rs.3.00
  Rs.10.00
  Rs.10.00

  Rs.20.00
12. Review of Energy Bills:
If the accuracy of a bill is challenged by the consumer and a review of the bill is demanded-
  1. Single Phase
  2. Three Phase
    1. Load upto 20KW
    2. Load above 20KW and upto 100KW
    3. Loads above 100KW




  Rs.10.00

  Rs.250.00
  Rs.450
  Rs.900
Note- If the bill is found to be incorrect credit of the fees will be given to the consumer, otherwise it will be forfeited
13. Meter installation charges:
Whenever the meter purchased by the consumer, from either the department or the market, is installeld at the consumer's premises by the department:-
  1. Single Phase meter
  2. Three Phase meter without C.T.s and P.T.'s
  3. 3 Phase meter with CTs adn PTs






  Rs.100.00 Per energy meter
  Rs.250 Per energy meter
  2% of the cost of metering equipment
  subject to a minimum of   Rs.900/-
14. Testing and Calibration including sealing of energy meter owned/supplied by the consumer
  1. Single Phase
  2. Polyphase whole current
  3. Polyphase meters with C.T.s
  4. HT and LT metering equipment



  Rs.60.00
  Rs.450.00
  Rs.1200.00
  Rs.2500.00
15. Checking of the capacities at the request of the consumers.

Consumers receiving supply at
  1. 230/400V.
  2. Above 400V and upto 11KV




  Rs.150/unit
  Rs.300/unit


2.SCHEDULE FOR SERVICE CONNECTION CHARGES

Service conenction charges are provided in 'Schedule of General and Service connection Charges' are to be recovered from all prospective consumers and existing consumers seeking extension load. Schedule of service connection charges as per prevalent is given hereunder:-

A. SERVICE CONNECTION CHARGES FOR DOMESTIC SUPPLY
Fixed per KW charges (Single Phase) Domestic NRS
Upto 1KW
Above 1KW and Upto 3KW
Above 3KW and upto 5KW
  Rs.250.00
  Rs.300.00
  Rs.500.00
  Rs.250.00
  Rs.300.00
  Rs.750.00
Fixed per KW charges (Three Phase)
Above 5KW   Rs.750.00   Rs.1000.00


Variable Charges :

No vairable charges are leviable upto 75 meter Rs.Beyond 75 meters for all loads various charges @   Rs.125/- per metre length of service line shall be recoverable for loads in excess of 5 KW.

  1. Domestic and non-residential consumers falling under the following categories have the option either to pay in lumpsum the service connection charges as mentioned under the prededing clause or to pay monthly service rentals @ 1.6 paise per rupee of the estimated cost of service line excluding the cost of 30.48 metres.

    1. Members of Scheduled Castes.
    2. The connections meant for religious and charitable institutions run by recognized/registered associations or societies registered with Registrar of Societies.
  2. All such prospective and existing consumers who will pay or have paid service connection charges in full shall be exempted from the payment of monthly service rentals.
  3. The service rentals to the consumers existing prior to 01/11/2002, if applicable already, shall continue.
b)        Service Connection Charges for Industrial and Bulk Supply:
  1. For new connections:
    Load
Service connection Charge
  1. Upto 1000KW
  Rs.750/- per KW
    ii     Above 1 MW   Rs.750/- per KW or actual cost whichever is higher

  1. Extension of Load:
    1. Extension in load bringing the total load upto and including 1 MW
         To be charged @   Rs.750/- per KW for extension part only.
      However, charges for service line in excess of 300 metres shall be charged @   Rs.125/- per metre for the length of service line (new or augmented or both) feeding such consumers.
    1. Extension in load bringing total load above 1 MW
           Rs.750/- per KW (chargeable for extension part only) or actual cost, whichever is higher.
    1. Rentals on original load, if applicable, already, shall continue.
    All other terms and conditions as already notified wide Chandigarh Administration No. G1/2002/4....dated 30th September, 2002

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