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What are MPANs and MSIDs?

Each point of entry and exit onto a Distribution System Operator’s Distribution System has an associated Metering Point, and each Metering Point has an associated Administration Number (MPAN) and Metering System Identifier (MSID). MPAN is the term used in the Master Registration Agreement (MRA), while the BSC uses the term MSID. However, as the two […]

What is the difference between a Market Participant Identifier (MPID) and a Party ID?

A BSC Party ID is an alphanumeric identifier (up to eight characters long) and is linked directly to the company which signed the BSC Accession Agreement BSC Parties that operate within the Supplier Volume Allocation (SVA) arrangements (Suppliers & LDSOs) will also have an (MPID). This is a four alpha character ID and is registered […]