Petition Fees & Charges

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SCHEDULE -1         

  FEES AND CHARGES FOR APPLICATION/PETITION UNDER THE ACT / REGULATIONS

S. No

Description

Fees/Charges

1

Adjudication of dispute regarding availability of transmission facility under the second proviso to sub-section (2) of Section 9 under the Act, to be paid by the person who has referred such dispute to the Commission.

Rs. 10,000/- for the first one MW of transmission capacity sought and Rs. 2,000/- per MW thereafter, subject to a maximum of Rs. 1,00,000/-

2

Annual fee for the licensee/deemed licensee who has taken exemption from licence under Section 13 of the Act.

Rs. 5,000/-

3

Application fee for grant of license under section 14 of the Act.

As prescribed by the State Government.

4.

Licence fee on the grant of licence, under Section 14 of the Act -

 

 

(a) to transmit electricity as a transmission      licensee;

(a) Rs. 2,00,000

(b) to distribute electricity as a distribution      licensee; and

(b) Rs. 5,00,000

 

(C) to undertake trading as an electricity trader

(C) Rs. 5,00,000

5.

Annual licence fees (to be effective from the year 2010-11) for:

 

(a)  Transmission licence

(a) Rs. 1,000 per MW of transmission capacity contracts in force during the year or part thereof, subject to a minimum of Rs. 1,00,000 and maximum of Rs. 10,00,000

(b) Distribution licence

(b) 0.04 per cent of the revenue from the sale of electricity during the financial year.

(c) Trading licence

(c) 0.04 per cent of the revenues from the sale of electricity.

Note:

(i)     The annual licence fee shall be payable in advance, at the commencement of the financial year.

 

(ii)    In case of a transmission licence, the annual licence fee shall be calculated based on the approved / estimated aggregate quantum of transmission capacity contracts for the ensuing financial year.

(iii)   In the case of a distribution licence, the annual licence fee shall be calculated based on the approved/estimated revenue from the sale of electricity as part of the distribution business for the ensuing financial year.

(iv)  In the case of a trading license the annual license fee should be calculated based on estimated revenue (turnover) to be received.

(v)    Where the actual transmission capacity contracted or actual revenue from the sale of electricity and actual trading turnover, as the case may be, differs from the approved / estimated level used for the purpose of these regulations, the excess or shortfall in licence fee already deposited, calculated based on the actual transmission capacity contracts or actual revenue, as the case may be, shall be adjusted against the annual licence fee for the following year or recovered in the following year, as the case may be.

 

6.

Application seeking prior approval under Section 17 of the Act

 

(i)         to undertake any transaction to acquire by purchase or takeover or otherwise, the utility of any other licensee under section 17(1)(a) or merge his utility with the other utility of any other licensee in the State of Chhattisgarh under section 17(1)(b)

Rs. 5,00,000/-

(ii)        to assign his license or transfer his utility or any part thereof by sale, lease, exchange or otherwise at any time under section 17(3)

Rs. 5,00,000/-

7.

Application for amendment of licence under Section 18 of the Act

 

(a) by licensee

(a) Rs. 1,00,000/-

(b) by any person other than a licensee

(b) Rs. 10,000/-

8.

Application for revocation of licence under sub-section (2) of Section 19 of the Act

 

(a) for whole area

(a) Rs. 1,00,000/-

(b) for part of the area

(b) Rs. 50,000/-

9.

Application under section 33(4) if the dispute is referred by SLDC, any licensee or generating company or any other person

 

Rs. 10,000/-

 

10.

Application to impose penalty under section 33(5) upon any licensee, generating company or any other person filed by SLDC or any person.

Rs. 5,000/-

11.

 

(a)Application under Section 35 of the Act for seeking the use of intervening transmission facilities

(a) Rs. 20,000/-

 

(b)Adjudication of dispute regarding extent of surplus capacity under the proviso to Section 35 of the Act

(b) Rs. 1,00,000/-

12.

Adjudication of disputes regarding provision of non-discriminatory open access under sections 39 and 40 of the Act.

 

(a)      referred by a licensee or by a generating company, other than those covered under (b).

(a) Rs. 1,00,000/-

 

(b)      referred by a captive generating plant relating to captive consumption, and / or generating company based on renewable source of energy or cogeneration.

(b) Rs. 25,000/-

 

(c)        referred by a consumer

(c) Rs. 25,000/-

13.

Adjudication of disputes regarding provision of non-discriminatory open access under sub-section (2) and (3) of Section 42 of the Act and regulations specified thereunder:

 

(a)      referred by a licensee or by a generating company, other than those covered under (b).

(a) Rs. 1,00,000/-

 

(b)      referred by captive generating plant for captive consumption, directly connected to the distribution system of a distribution licensee or a generating company based on renewable energy or cogeneration

(b) Rs. 25,000/-

 

(c)     referred by consumer

(c) Rs. 25,000/-

14

Application for approval of the schedule of charges of a distribution licensee under Section 45 and Section 46 of the Act.

Rs. 2,00,000/-

15.

(a) Determination of tariff under the provisions of clause (a) of sub-section (1) of Section 62, for supply of electricity by a generating company to a distribution licensee

 

(i)         Conventional fuel based (coal, oil etc) plant / hydel plants

(i) Rs. 5,00,000/- for capacity upto 100 MW.

Rs. 1,000/- for every additional MW capacity or part thereof

(ii)        generating company based on renewable sources of energy, including co-generation

(ii) Rs. 1,00,000/- upto 10 MW Rs.1,000 for every additional MW or part thereof capacity.

(b)       Determination of tariff for transmission of electricity under the provisions of clause (b) of sub-section (1) of Section 62.

(i) for STU – Rs. 5,00,000/-

(ii) Other transmission licensee – Rs. 2,00,000/-

(c)        Determination of tariff for retail sale of electricity under the provisions of clause (d) of sub-section (1) of Section 62.

(i) for CSPDCL – Rs. 10,00,000/-

(ii) for other distribution licensees – Rs. 2,00,000/-

(d)       Determination of tariff for integrated utility.

Note: Fees for determination of tariff as above are payable whether such determination is upon application by the licensee or by any other person or suo motu determination by the Commission.

(d) Rs. 25,00,000/-

16.

Application by licensee / generating company for investment approval.

For every five crore of investment or part thereof Rs. 1,000/-

17.

Approval of Business Plan of licensee / generating companies

Rs. 20,000/-

18.

Petition for approval of bidding process (deviation from standard bidding process) and adoption of tariff determination under section 63 of the Act:-

 

 

(a)           Conventional fuel based (coal, oil etc.) plant / hydel plant except small hydel plant (SHP).

Rs. 1000 per MW subject to minimum of Rs. 25,000/- and maximum of Rs. 5,00,000/-

 

(b)           Renewable energy based plant including SHP.

50% of the above.

19.

Disputes arising under Sub-section (4) & (5) of Section 67 of the Act (opening up of streets, railways etc.)

Rs. 25,000/-

20.

Petition under section 86(1)(b) for approval of purchase and procurement of power by distribution licensee other than from State Generating Company, and finalization of power purchase agreement, both long-term and short-term.

 

(a)       Conventional fuel based (coal, oil etc.) plant / hydel plant except SHP.

(a) Rs. 5,000/- per MW subject to a minimum Rs. 50,000/- and maximum of Rs. 10,00,000/-

(b)       Renewable energy based plant including SHP.

(b) 50% of the above

(c)       Approval of power purchase agreement only.

(c) Rs. 10,000/-

21.

Adjudication under clause (f) of sub-section (1) of section 86 of Act of disputes between licensees and generating companies and between licensees themselves;

 

 

(i) If the dispute involves any claim in terms of money and is adjudicated upon by the Commission

The fee shall be 2% of the amount involved subject to a maximum of Rs. 10,00000/- and minimum of Rs. 50,000/-

(ii) In all other cases which does not involve any financial claim of dispute.

Rs. 25,000/-

(iii) If the dispute is referred to an arbitrator

The fees shall be Rs. 25,000/- in addition to fees payable to the arbitrator.

22.

Application for determination of variable cost adjustment (VCA) charges.

Rs.50,000/-

23.

 

Application for review of tariff order of the Commission.

 

(i)         by licensee

(i) 10 per cent of the fees paid at the time of the original application for determination of tariff .

(ii)        by an institution / association / company.

(ii) Rs. 25,000/-

(iii)       by an individual consumer other than at (ii) above.

(iii) Rs. 10,000/-

24.

Appeal against the decision of Chief Electrical Inspector under section 162(2)

 

Rs. 25,000/-

25.

Application under section 142 of the Electricity Act

 

(i)         application made by any generating company or licensee or any person other than an individual

Rs. 1,000/- (Rupees one thousand)

 

(ii)        any individual

Rs. 500/- (Rupees five hundred)

(iii)       Cases of non-compliance of orders of Consumers Grievances Redressal Forum or the Ombudsman.

No fee shall be charged

26.

Petition under section 27 of the Energy Conservation Act 2001

 

(i)         application made by any generating company or licensee or any person other than an individual

Rs. 1,000/- (Rupees one thousand)

 

(ii)        any individual

Rs. 500/- (Rupees five hundred)

(iii)       application made by the appropriate Govt. or its officer in his official capacity.

No fee shall be charged

27.

Application for review of orders of Commission not covered elsewhere in this schedule

Rs. 10,000/-

28.

Miscellaneous petition  i.e. petition not covered elsewhere in this schedule

 

(a)       Petition by licensees / generating company

(a) Rs. 10,000/-

(b)       by consumers other than individuals

(b) Rs. 5,000/-

(c)        by individual consumers and others

(c)  Rs. 1000/-

 

 

                                                               SCHEDULE- 2 

                         FEES AND CHARGES FOR MISCELLANEOUS APPLICATIONS

S.N.

Description

Fees and charges

1

Application to intervene in any matter

 

a) by any generator or licensee or trader

Rs. 1000/- (Rupees One thousand)

b) any other person

Rs. 500/- (Rupees Five Hundred)

2

Application to implead any person as party in the petition

Rs. 500/- (Rupees Five Hundred)

3

Application (i) to set aside ex-parte order or to drop ex-parte proceedings (ii) to restore any case which was dismissed in default

Rs. 1000/-

4.

Application for amendment in petition.

10% of the fees submitted earlier with the petition, subject to a minimum of Rs. 1000/-.

5.

Condonation of delay in filling of a petition

 

 

a) by a licensee or generating company

Rs. 1000/- (Rupees One Thousand)

 

b) by any other person

Rs. 500/- (Rupees Five Hundreds)

6.

Application to stay any proceeding or execution of any order, till pendency of any particular case or appeal:-

 

a) by a licensee or generating company

Rs. 1000/- (Rupees One thousand)

b) by any other person

Rs. 500/- (Rupees Five Hundreds)

7.

Any other application of interlocutory nature but not covered in the category described above:-

 

 

a) by a licensee or generating company

Rs. 1000/- (Rupees One thousand)

b) by any other person

Rs. 500/- (Rupees Five Hundreds)

8

Application for obtaining copies of document /order

Rs. 10/-  per application

9

Supply of copies of documents/order of the Commission

Rs. 2 per page.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Common Tariff Order for FY 2017-18

Hearing on 21.08.2017 at 3:30 PM on Petition 06/2017

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