Regd. No.



[Extract from the Chd. Admn. Gaz. (Extra.), dated the 30th June, 2005]

CHANDIGARH ADMINISTRATION

ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT

(ELECTRICITY WING)

Notification

The 30th June ,2005

No-GI/2005/01.—In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 23 read with Section 51-A of the Indian electricity Act, 1910(Act IX of 1910) and Ministry of Power D.O. bearing No.23/52/ 2003-R&R/764/VIP , dated the 11th February,2005, and all other powers enabling him in this behalf, the Administrator, Union Territory ,Chandigarh , is pleased to revise the electricity tariff rates of the various categories of consumers in the Union Territory ,Chandigarh with effect 1st August , 2005 as per below mentioned schedule, This may, therefore , be treated as one month’s notice as required in terms of Schedule appended to the aforementioned Act of 1910.

SCHEDULE
1. Large Supply Consumers (LS), Medium Supply (MS), Bulk supply and Non Residential Supply (NRS) Consumers.
Energy Charges 336 paise/unit
Fixed Charges..Rs. 60 per KW or part thereof , of sanctioned Load per month
2. S.P (Small Industrial Power Supply)
Energy charges..336 paise /unit
Fixed Charges..Rs.5 per KW or part thereof, of sanctioned load per month
3. D.S. (domestic Supply ).
Energy Charges..165 paise /unit
Above 150 units..290 paise/unit
Fixed charges..Rs. 5 per KW or part thereof , of sanctioned load per month.
4. A.P. (Agriculture Pumping Supply).
Energy Charges..165 paise/ unit for entire consumption
5. S.L . (Street Lighting supply).
Energy Charges..336 paise/unit plus line maintenance and lamp Renewal charges
Fixed Charges..Rs. 60 per KW or part thereof ,of sanctioned load per month
6. T.M. (Temporary Metered Supply ).
Energy Charges for all Categories of consumers..336 paise /unit
Monthly minimum Charges:--
Domestic Supply..Rs.500 or Rs, 100 per KW of load whichever is higher.
Non- Residential Supply..Rs. 1000 or Rs. 250 per KW of load whichever is higher.
Small, Medium, Large and Wheat Threshers Consumers..Rs. 400 per KW of sanctioned load
Fairs, Exhibitions, Melas and Congregations..Rs. 4000 per service
Touring Cinemas..Rs. 1000 or Rs. 250 of sanctioned load whichever is higher.

Note:- (1) The above revised rates are exclusive of electricity duty which shall be leviable as per prevailing rates.
(2) All other terms, conditions and existing rates of surcharge/rebates and other provisions as notified, -- vide Chandigarh Administration Engineering Department’s notification bearing No. G1/2002/4, dated the 30th September, 2002,, as amended time to time, shall remain unchanged.
(3) Monthly Minimum Charges as above shall be leviable for Temporary category of consumers only.

(Sd.)…,
Secretary Engineering,
Engineering Department,
Chandigarh Administration.





[Extract from the Chd. Admn. Gaz. (Extra.), dated the 3rd August, 2005]

CHANDIGARH ADMINISTRATION

ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT

(ELECTRICITY WING)

Notification

The 3rd August, 2005

No.G1/05/02.-In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 23 read with section 51-A of Indian Electricity Act, 1990 (act ix of 1990), and Ministry of Power D. O. bearing no. 23/52/2003-r &r/764 VIP, dated the 11th February , 2005and all other powers enabling him in this behalf , the Administrator , Union Territory , Chandigarh , is pleased to make the following amendments under Schedule, clause 3 i.e. D.S.(Domestic Supply )in the Chandigarh Administration, Notification No. GI/2005/1, dated 30th June 2005, with effect from 1st August, 2005:-

Energy Charges
If per month consumption is
Upto 150 units


165 paise/ unit
If per month consumption is
More then 150 units


290paise/unit (for all units)
Fixed ChargesRs. 5 per KW or part thereof , of Sanctioned load per month
(Sd.)…………,


Secretary Engineering,
Engineering Department
Chandigarh Administration.,
Chandigarh.





[Extract from the Chd. Admn. Gaz. (Extra.), dated the 21st November , 2006]

CHANDIGARH ADMINISTRATION

ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT

(ELECTRICITY WING)

Notification

The 16th November ,2006

No.GI/06/1. – In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 135(2) of the Indian Electricity Act, 2003 and ministry of Home Affairs Government of India, Notification No. S.O.721 (E) ,dated 22nd June, 2004 and all other powers enabling him in this behalf, the Administrator, Union Territory ,Chandigarh is pleased to authorize the following officers/officials of Chandigarh Electricity Department for inspecting/ checking the premises of the consumers to detect the theft/misuse of Electricity:--

_______________________________________________________________________________________________
Sr. No Category of consumerOfficer/Official authorized to enter premises and inspect installation
_______________________________________________________________________________________________
A Operation Officer:
_______________________________________________________________________________________________
1.


Single and three Phase domestic/NRS connections (without CTs and PTs) and AP Connection

Any Officer of “Operation “Division not below the rank of Junior Engineer Grade-II (within his jurisdiction)
2.


SP Connection and connections up to 250 KW with CTs released on LT in respect of DS,NRS,BS,MS &L.S. and Department Employees Connections Any Officer of “Operation” Division not below the rank of Assistant Engineer (Within his jurisdiction)

3.

DS,LS,BS and NRS with loads above 100 KW with supply at 11KV and above 250 KW on L.T. supply Officer of “Operation” division not below the rank of Executive Engineer(Within his jurisdiction)
4.

NRS, Industrial connections on 33KV and above

Officer of Circle Office not below the rank of Superintending Engineer
_______________________________________________________________________________________________
B. Enforcement Officers :
_______________________________________________________________________________________________
1. All categories of consumers with load up to 5MW and released on 11 KV supply Any officer of Enforcement Cell not below the rank of Assistant Engineer
_______________________________________________________________________________________________


Note:---      (a) Officer senior in rank to those mentioned in Col.3 above and having jurisdiction iin Concerned area shall also have the same powers.
                   (b) The authorized officer/ official may :
  1. enter, inspect, break open and search any place or premises in which he has reason to believe the electricity has been, is being, or is likely to be, used unauthorized ;
  2. search, seize and remove all such devices, instruments, wires and any other facilitator or article which has been, is being, or is likely to be, used unauthorized use of Electricity;
  3. examine or seize any books of account of documents which in his opinion shall be useful for or relevant to ,any proceedings in respect of the offence under Section 135(1) of the Electricity Act,2003 and allow the person from whose custody such books of account or documents are seized to make copies thereof or take extracts there from in his presence.

The occupant of the place of search or nay person on his behalf shall remain present during the search and a list of all things seized in the course of such search shall be prepared and delivered to such occupant or person who shall sign the list:

Provided that no inspection, search and seizure of any domestic place or domestic premise shall be carried out between sunset and sunrise except in the presence of an adult male Member occupying such premises.

The provisions of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 (2 of 1974), relating to search and seizure shall apply, as far as may be, to searches and seizure to be carried out by the authorized officer/official.

By order and in the name of the Administrator, U.T., Chandigarh.

(Sd.)….,

Secretary Engineering
Engineering Department,





[Extract from the Chd. Admn. Gaz. (Extra.), dated the 28th December , 2006]

CHANDIGARH ADMINISTRATION

ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT

(ELECTRICITY WING)

Notification

The 28th December , 2006

No. GI/06/2.—In exercise of the power conferred by Clasue (n) of sub- section (2) or Section 180 of the Electricity Act,2003 (36 of 2003) read with Government of India Ministry of Home Affair’s Notification bearing No F, No U-11030/2/2003-UTL, dated in 22nd June ,2004, the Administrator, Union Territory , Chandigarh herby makes the following rules under sub- section (1) of Section 171 of the said Act, namely :--

  1. Short title and Commencement.--- (1) These rules may be called the Means of Delivery of Notice , Order or Document Rules, 2006.
    (2) They shall come in to force on the date of their publication in the Official Gazette.
  2. Definition.---(1) In these rules unless the context otherwise requires:--
    (a) “Act “ means the Electricity Act,2003 ;
    (b) “Section “ means a section of the Act.

    (2) Words and expressions used and hot defined in these rules but defined in the Electricity Act, 2003 (36 of 2003), shall have the meanings respectively assigned to them in that Act.
  3. Means of delivery of Notice , order or document.---
    (1) Every notice, order or document by or under this Act required ,or authorized to be addressed to any person maay be served on him by delivering the same through any of the following means:--
    1. through a special Messenger and obtaining signed acknowledgement : or
    2. by telegraphic message: or
    3. by fax ; or
    4. by e-mile ; or
    5. by registered post ;
    6. through Bill-cum- notice in respect of notice under section 56 for disconnection of electric supply.

(Sd.)…,
Secretary, Engineering,
Chandigarh Administration.





[Extract from the Chd. Admn. Gaz. (Extra.), dated the 9th February, 2007]

CHANDIGARH ADMINISTRATION

ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT

(ELECTRICITY WING)

Notification

[Extract from the Chd. Admn. Gaz. (Extra.), dated the 9th February, 2007]

No. G1/2007/02 – In partial amendment to the Chandiagarh Administration, Engineering Department notitication No. G1/CE/1 ,dated 22nd January, 2001 and in exercise of the powers conferred by the Government of India, Ministry of Home Affairs, - vide Notification No. SO. 721(E), dated 22nd June ,2004 and the clarification given by the Ministry of Power D.O. bearing No. 23/52/2003–R&R/764 VIP, dated the 11th February, 2005. that the Administrator can fix the electricity tariff till Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission is constituted, the Administrator ,Union Territory Chandigarh is pleased to revise the rates of Meter Rentals in respect of various capacities of meters as JERC has still not become functional. This may, therefore, be treated as one month’s notice.

Para at Sr. No. 3 Monthly Meter Rentals of Chandigarh Administration Notification No. 1/CE/1, dated 22nd January, 2001 may be read as under—

In addition to paying the security deposit, a customer shall have to pay the following monthly meter rentals in accordance with schedule of General charges, as amended from time to time :--

1.Single phase static meter   --      Rs. 5.00 per meter
2.MCB for single phase meter   --      Rs. 5.00 per month
3.Single phase Electro-Mechanical meter   --      Rs. 11.00 per month
4.Poly phase meter without CT   --      Rs. 11.00 per month
5.MCB for Poly phase meter for whole current and CT operated   --      Rs 9.00 per month
6.LT CT operated meter/TPT meter without CTs   --      Rs. 72.00 per month
7.LT CTs (Set of 3 Nos.)   --      Rs. 17.00 per month
8.

HT, TPT metering equipment without CT/PT units   --      Rs. 88.00 per month
9.

11 KV combined CT/PT unit (10/5 A to 50/5 A Cap.)   --      Rs. 467.00 per month
10.Cubical /chamber for Poly phase LT CTs   --      Rs. 18.00 per month
11.


Other LT/HT/EHT Poly phase meter/ Metering equipment not covered under Sr. No. 1 to 10 above   --


      1.6 Paise per rupee
      cost of meteer/ metering equipment

  1. The above revised rates of Meter Rentals will be made applicable with effect from 1st February, 2007.
  2. All other provisions as notified,-- vide Chandigarh Administration, Engineering Department notifications issued,-- vide Chandigarh Notification No. G1/CE/1, dated 22nd January, 2001 will remain same.

(Sd.)…,
Secretary, Engineering,
Engineering Department
Chandigarh Administration