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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Latest news

Consultation published on changes to the Domestic Marketing Code of Practice

14 January 2021
The proposed change is to now allow suppliers to use annual bill or annual cost quotations with consumers

Support available for electricity and gas consumers during further period of Covid-19 restrictions

13 January 2021
The Utility Regulator and The Consumer Council have issued the reminder of the support available

Notice of proposal to modify Budget Energy’s electricity supply licence

12 January 2021
Proposed amendment to financial year end.

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