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

Launch of consultation on PC21 price control draft determination

30 September 2020
This next price control for NI Water covers a six year period from April 2021 to March 2027.

NISEP Call for Schemes 2021-2022

30 September 2020
Today we launch the call for schemes for NISEP

Utility Regulator's back billing decision welcomed by the Consumer Council

29 September 2020
Our decision will limit back billing to 13 months where there has been a supplier fault.

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