Regulating the electricity, gas and water industries in Northern Ireland

The Utility Regulator is responsible for regulating the electricity, gas, water and sewerage industries in Northern Ireland, promoting the short- and long-term interests of consumers. 

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Third Party Intermediaries in the Retail Energy Market consultation

17 July 2018
The UR publishes a consultation as a follow-up to its ‘Third Party Intermediaries in the Retail Energy Market’ project

PC21 price control approach document published

10 July 2018
We publish our PC21 approach document today

Utility Regulator introduces new Gas Supplier of Last Resort (SoLR) licence conditions

04 July 2018
Today the Utility Regulator publishes its decision on modifications to all gas supply and conveyances licences

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