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Electricity (Class Exemptions from the Requirement for a Licence) Order (Northern Ireland) 1999

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Class A: Small supply

A.1—(1) For the purposes of Class A electrical power supplied by a body corporate which is associated with the supplier in question and which occupies premises on the same site as the generating station operated by that supplier shall be treated as supplied by that supplier.

(2) For the purposes of sub-paragraph (1), premises and a generating station shall be treated as being on the same site as each other if they are—

(a)the same premises;

(b)immediately adjoining each other; or

(c)separated from each other only by a road, railway or watercourse or by other premises occupied by the supplier or the body corporate in question or by any other person who together with that supplier or body corporate forms a qualifying group.

(3) For the purposes of sub-paragraph (2), two or more persons form a qualifying group if, being bodies corporate—

(a)each of them is connected to each other provided that no body corporate which is not connected to, or a parent undertaking in relation to, all of them is a parent undertaking in relation to any of them; or

(b)each of them is related to each other and was related to each other on 1st April 1992.

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