CP1525 ‘Improving the involvement of the LDSO in the fault resolution process’

CP1525 seeks to define a new process that would place obligations on Licensed Distribution System Operators (LDSOs) to rectify Half Hourly Meter faults where the fault is with Metering Equipment owned by the LDSO.

Formal title: Improving the involvement of the LDSO in the fault resolution process

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CPC Consultation
Committee Decision


The CP also describes the communication process that should be used to ensure that relevant parties are informed of the action taken. This will address inconsistencies with LDSO involvement in fault resolution, specifically ambiguity around timescales and the process for escalating faults to LDSOs for investigation.


AT its meeting on 7 April 2020, the SVG Voted to reject CP1525 and noted that the solution would be carried forwards through a new BSC Modification.

At its meeting on 3 March 2020, the SVG voted to defer its decision on CP1525.

The CP1525 Consultation was issued on 13 January 2020 with responses invited by 7 February 2020.

The Progression paper for CP1525 was presented to the SVG at its meeting on 7 January 2020.

CP1525 was raised by Elexon on 13 December 2019.

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CP1525 was rejected by the SVG at its meeting on 7 April 2020.


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