The paper sets out proposed changes to bring the FSC up to date, such that it can continue to operate effectively against the background of the prevailing industry framework.
The paper and the Annex by clicking on the links or alternatively paper copies can be obtained by contacting Juliet Corbett at the address below. Copies of the document will be made available in large print, Braille, audio cassette and a variety of relevant minority languages if required.
NIAUR welcomes comments, representations and objections on any of the proposals set out in the document including the proposed changes to the FSC set out in Annex 1 and the process by which NIAUR proposes to amend the FSC and should be sent, by 17:00 on 16th May 2008 preferably in electronic format to:
Northern Ireland Authority for Utility Regulation
Telephone: +44 2890 316333
Respondents should indicate clearly if any part of their response should be treated confidentially.
Notes for Editors
1. The Utility Regulator is the non-Ministerial Government Department responsible for regulating the electricity and gas industries and water and sewerage services in Northern Ireland.
2. A full copy of the consultation document ‘Sustainable Development – the Regulator’s Role’ can be obtained on the Utility Regulator’s website, www.niaur.gov.uk
3. Iain Osborne is available for interview. Interviews can be arranged via the Utility Regulator’s Communications Manager - Greg Irwin
Media Contact - Greg Irwin (0779) 4335860.