Algeria

Member Profile

Commission for Electricity and Gas Regulation (CREG)

  • Immeuble du Ministère de l’Energie, Tour B, Val d’Hydra
    Algiers, Algeria
  • +213 21 48 81 48
  • contact-at-creg.energy.gov.dz
  • http://www.creg.gov.dz/

Sectors Regulated:

  • Electricity
  • Natural Gas

ERRA Membership

  • Joined ERRA in 2020

Establishment

  • Established in 2002

Responsibilities

  • Legal Mandate
  • Law No 02-01 of February 5, 2002 on electricity and natural gas distribution by pipelines.
  • Responsibilities
  • The main competencies and functions of CREG are:
  • – Permits/ Concessions
    – Demand Forecast/ Investment Planning
    – Remuneration of Operators and Tariffs
    – Access to Networks/ Markets
    – Quality Regulations/ Technical and Environmental Control
    – Consumer Protection

Organisational Structure

  • Organigram
  • Working Employees
  • Number of Employees: 58

Population: 44 mln (source: Worldometer, September 2020)

GDP / Capita: $4 060 in 2018 (source: World Bank)

Territory: 2 381 741 km2 (10. in World rank)