National Energy and Utilities Regulatory Commission (NEURC)

National Energy and Utilities Regulatory Commission (NEURC)

Ukraine

Sectors Regulated:

Electricity, Natural Gas, District Heating, Oil and Liquid Fuel, Water, Wastewater
  •  19 Smolenskaya Str.
     03680 Kyiv, Ukraine 
  •  +380 44 204 4827
  •  box-at-nerc.gov.ua 
  •  www.nerc.gov.ua

Regulatory Authority General Information

  • Joined ERRA in 2000 (Founding Member)
  • Established in 1994

Responsibilities

  • Legal basis/ mandate
  • Decree of the President of Ukraine of 08.12.1994 №738 „On the National Electricity Regulatory Commission of Ukraine”; Decree of the President of Ukraine of 14.03.1995 №213 “On measure for ensuring activity of the National Electricity Regulatory Commission of Ukraine”; Decree of the President of Ukraine of 30.10.2000 № 1167/2000 „Issues on the National Electricity Regulatory Commission of Ukraine”; Law of Ukraine „On Electricity”; Law of Ukraine „On Natural Monopolies”; Law of Ukraine „On Heat Supply”; Law of Ukraine „On licensing of certain kinds of economic activities”; Law of Ukraine “On Combined Generation of Heat and Power (Cogeneration) and Use of Waste Energy Potential”; Law of Ukraine “On principles of natural gas market operation”; Law of Ukraine “On the main principles of state control in the sphere of economic activity”; NERC Regulation approved by NERC Decree of 29.11.2007 №1662.
  • Responsibilities
  • – Regulation of natural monopolies activities in the power sector, in the oil and gas complex and in the sphere of heat generation; – Electricity, heat, gas, oil and oil products consumers rights protection; – Issuance of licenses to entrepreneurial entities operating in the energy sector; – Ensures implementation of pricing policies in the power sector, in the oil and gas complex and in the sphere of heat generation; – Regulation of relations in the retail electricity market.
  • Authorities
  • Independence: State collegial body which is established and dissolved by the President of Ukraine.
  • Appeal process: In a judicial procedure

Organisational Structure

  • Organigram
  • Organigram: NEURC Ukraine (2022)
  • Internal Structure
  • Commissioners appointed by the Cabinet Ministers of Ukraine on Prime Minister of Ukraine present. Terms are for six years. Commissioners can be re-appointed for a second term not more than once.
  • Working Employees
  • • Decision-Making Level: 6 (Chairman and 5 Commissioners)
  • • Total Number of Employees: 422
  • Budget
  • Is financed from the national budget.

Annual Report